Wits Health Consortium Vacancies 2023 – Research Nurse

Website Wits Health Consortium

Job Description:

To provide best practice data collection, clinical assessments, collection of specimens and care according to protocols and to provide pre- and post-test HIV counselling.

Job Responsibilities:

  • Quality control CRFs and other study documents.
  • Conduct physical examinations.
  • Clean and sterilise all used speculum and equipment.
  • Refer participants to alternative care if necessary.
  • Conduct pre and post HIV test Counselling.
  • Control and order STI drugs and other consumable stock (i.e., testing kits).
  • Collect participant data from medical notes and complete CRFs.
  • Maintain full clinical records for all participants
  • Provide appropriate health education and adherence counselling where necessary.
  • Screen potential participants and obtain informed consent according to SOPs.
  • Draw blood from participants and send samples or specimens to laboratory.
  • Administer study questionnaires / interviews.
  • Perform HIV and pregnancy bedside tests
  • Clinical assessments and treatment
  • Compile relevant reports and feedback on all activities.
  • Recruitment and screening and Inform participants about the study.

Job Requirements:

  • Experience in a research environment
  • Certification in good clinical practice (GCP).
  • Good administrative skills together with working knowledge of Microsoft Office.
  • Able to work under pressure and adhere to deadlines.
  • Be tactful, respectful and maintain confidentiality.
  • Ordered and systematic with strict compliance to protocols.

Qualification & Experience:

  • A valid driver’s license.
  • South African Nursing Council (SANC)
  • Minimum 1 year nursing experience in post qualification.
  • Diploma in General Nursing (3 years).

Job Details:

Company: Wits Health Consortium

Vacancy Type:  Full Time

Job Location: Mthatha, Eastern Cape, SA

Application Deadline: N/A

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