The Aurum Institute: Enrolled Nurse








Company The Aurum Institute
Reference # 2021/08/19/05
Published 27/08/2021
Contract Type Temporary
4 Months
Salary Market Related
Location Brits, North West, South Africa
Duration 4 Months
Introduction
The Aurum Institute is offering a great opportunity to suitably qualified and experienced staff to contribute towards our mission to improve the health of people and communities through innovation in Global Health Research and Systems.

We are focused on research, support and implementing integrated approaches to managing TB and HIV

Job Functions Nursing
Industries Ngo / Non-Profit
Specification
Work Description
The purpose of this position is to provide highly experienced and efficient clinical services under the supervision of the Professional Nurse whilst adhering to all relevant policies and regulations.

Technical Work Responsibilities

•Provide comprehensive, safe and effective evidence based clinical procedures to achieve identified health outcomes
•Manage daily activities required for the implementation of the HAST programme
•Fulfil the responsibilities of this role in accordance with the South African Nursing Council and the Health Professions Council of South Africa
•Ensure the achievement of third 90(viral load cascade)
•Taking of blood samples and management of results
•Enforce the rights of all patients and maintain cultural sensitivity
•Plan and evaluate clinical procedures in consultation with the multidisciplinary team
•Provide progress reports and recommendations on increasing the effectiveness and efficiency of processes





Requirements
Education

•Bachelor of Nursing Degree This has to be aligned with Nursing council qualifications. What I know it is not a bachelor but you can just check with one of the SANC receipts of Enrolled Nurses
•Registration with the South African Nursing Council
•Good Clinical Practice Certificate
•HIV/AIDS Counselling and Management Certificate
Experience
•Minimum 3-5 years’ related experience and/or training after obtaining the qualification
•Minimum 3 years’ experience in clinical or public health research
•Extensive counselling experience
•Advantageous
•Minimum 3 years’ experience in HIV/AIDS and TB related accountabilities
Requirements
•Intermediate Microsoft Office skills (Excel, Word, PowerPoint)
•Valid Driver’s License and own vehicle

Please note:
Kindly provide current and relevant references for background checks
All appointments are subject to the preferred candidates obtaining the necessary security clearance, reference checking and competency assessment. We embrace employment equity and are committed to achievement of fair and equal representation of our workforce. Preference will be given to internal applicants and candidates from previously disadvantaged backgrounds.
Aurum welcomes applications from all persons with disabilities
Whilst all applications will be carefully considered, only short-listed applicants will be interviewed. If you do not hear from us within 21 days of the closing date, this will mean that your application has been unsuccessful. All interviewed applicants will receive feedback as part of our continued drive towards people development.

Job Closing Date 31/08/2021