Broadreach Enrolled Nurses Vacancies – Paediatric Nurse Mentor

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Job Description:

The Paediatric Nurse Mentor’s primary responsibility is to support Paediatrics/Adolescent HIV and PMTCT Programs implementation and reporting activities across the district. The Paediatric Nurse Mentor is expected to collaborate very closely with the Cluster Team Leads (CTL) and Primary Health Care Area Manager (PHCAMs) across all clusters in the district to ensure Paediatric HIV and PMTCT activities across the cascade are implemented with fidelity and reported into the district data for onward reporting to NDoH and USAID.

Job Responsibilities:

  • Conduct file audits for Paediatrics/ Adolescent HIV and PMTCT.
  • Establish, implement and monitor Paediatric/Adolescent Care Days in collaboration with multidisciplinary teams in selected high-volume facilities.
  • Monitor district Paediatrics/Adolescent performance indicators against targets across all supported facilities with a focus on facilities with largest gap in performance.
  • Train and mentor clinicians on key Paediatrics/Adolescent HIV and PMTCT Program areas.
  • Liaise with the CTLs and PHCAMs to provide targeted interventions to underperforming facilities.
  • Work across all district teams to ensure that Paediatrics/Adolescent HIV and PMTCT activities are implemented as per the workplan.
  • Monitor PMTCT performance against target with a focus on facilities with outlier performance and provide support directed by gaps identified.
  • Support the implementation of all key Paediatrics/Adolescent HIV and PMTCT program areas including case finding, linkage to care, KidzAlive/Disclosure services, ARV optimisation, MMSD, Decanting, viral load completion and suppression.
  • Establish, facilitate and/or monitor close collaborations between BroadReach, DoH and OVC Partners within the district and facilities.
  • Conduct site support visits to underperforming facilities and provide TA support.

Job Requirements:

  • Problem solving
  • Attention to detail
  • Compassionate
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills
  • Teaching, training or mentoring experience is a must
  • Be solution focused
  • Ability to connect the dots, make linkages and collaboratively work across the organization to optimize the client experience
  • Results orientation
  • Knowledge of computer applications such as Word, Excel, PowerPoint and Outlook

Qualification & Experience:

  • Minimum of 5 years relevant work experience and knowledge of public health facilities
  • Post graduate diploma in Child Nursing (Paediatric Nurse Specialist)
  • NIMART/CMART trained
  • Primary Health Care Diploma
  • IMCI training and certificate
  • Minimum of 2 years’ experience working on USAID/PEPFAR funded programmes
  • Professional Nurse with SANC membership with a minimum of 5 years’ experience

Job Details:

Company: BroadReach

Vacancy Type:  Full Time

Job Location: Gert Sibande, Mpumalanga, SA

Application Deadline: N/A

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