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Job Title
Lay Counsellor
Employment Type
Contract
Experience
-1 to 2 years
Salary
Negotiable
Job Published
12 January 2022
Job Reference No.
1656824379

Job Description

A position for a Lay Counsellor has become available in the uMgungundlovu District

MINIMUM REQUIREMENTS:

  • Grade 12
  • HIV/ Aids Counselling Certificate
  • Other courses advantageous
  • Minimum 6 months experience as a Lay Counsellor (Counselling and Testing)
  • Available immediately

JOB DESCRIPTION:

  • Marketing self-testing services
  • Provide health education to clients on HIV, AIDS, TB and STD’s and their implications
  • Conduct screening for targeted HIV testing
  • Explains the Self testing process to clients
  • Supervise self-testing booths
  • Provide confirmatory Testing services
  • Keep all the records and equipment, data about a patient confidential and safe
  • Conduct quality control test on test kits prior to use
  • Collate daily statistics for submissions
  • Complete adherence plan for all clients on diagnosis
  • Actively links all reactive clients
  • Provides support to infected and affected clients
  • Participate in organising HIV/AIDS awareness events

CLOSING DATE: 26th January 2022

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