Child and Youth Support Supervisor

Main Functions and Responsibilities

Day-to-day implementation and management of pre-ART linkage and ART adherence and retention patient support strategies for age groups 6-14 and 14-25 at Site C Youth and Ubuntu clinics in Khayelitsha specifically to:

  • Implement, facilitate, manage and monitor the daily activities and operations of patient support services at Site C Youth Clinic in Khayelitsha including HCT counselling, ART initiation preparation counselling model, pre-ART non-ART eligible education and counselling sessions, Youth ART clubs and follow up of those at risk of being lost to care.
  • Implement, faciliate, manage and monitor the daily activities and operations of the adherence support for children and caregivers at Ubuntu Clinic, including family ART adherence clubs as well as support and follow-up for caregivers and children who have missed appointments or defaulted on treatment
  • Manage Zip Zap Circus partnership with MSF specifically the Ibongelethu programme and the World AIDS Day annual event
  • Lead community awareness activities with the aim of increasing uptake and retention in HIV and ART services among target population specifically making use of weekly local radio slots

Please visit the MSF website for the full job advert for the required qualifications needed for the vacancy.

To apply, please email your CV and personal motivation letter to Lauren Rolls:

Closing date:  11 June 2014

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