Saturday , September 23 2023

Anova Vacancies – Technical Specialist: TB

Website Anova Health Institute

Job Description:

We are looking for a TB Specialist to lead Anova’s TB programme across our supported districts in Gauteng, Western Cape and Limpopo. The successful candidate is expected to provide strategic leadership, skills development, stakeholder engagement, expert clinical care and evaluations to advance TB care and treatment across Anova.

Job Responsibilities:

  • Strategic Leadership of Anova’s TB care and treatment programme with regards to comprehensive clinical services delivered either at the hospital or at primary healthcare facilities. This includes leading implementation of TB/HIV/COVID-19 integration and response initiatives, TB Preventative Therapy within Anova supported districts, and the decentralisation of drug-resistant TB services programme.
  • Facilitation of skills development programmes on drug-sensitive & drug-resistant TB care and treatment for Anova and Department of Health employees.
  • High level programme implementation support with specific focus on quality of clinical care.
  • Provision of TB expert clinical care.
  • Monitor and evaluate TB programme performance in Anova-supported districts and identify innovative ways to improve TB/HIV service delivery and programme performance.
  • Promote Anova’s visibility and disseminate models of best practice by active stakeholder engagement across the relevant sectors.
  • Stakeholder collaboration & engagement at various levels, including identification of new stakeholders to collaborate with.

Job Requirements:

  • A degree in Health Science, with a post graduate qualification (MPH, Family Medicine, or equivalent).
  • 10 years clinical and programme implementation experience in TB, HIV, HIV/TB medicine, including management of drug-resistant TB.
  • Appropriate registration with HPCSA or SANC.
  • Experience working in donor funded programmes.
  • Facilitation, training and mentoring experience.
  • Experience in writing and presenting technical documents.
  • Ability to formulate relevant working relationships and networks.
  • Research experience is advantageous.
  • Driver’s license and willingness to use own car.
  • Willing to travel as and when required.
  • Registered with the HPCSA.

Job Details:

Company: Anova Health Institute

Vacancy Type:  Full Time

Job Location: Johannesburg, Gauteng, SA

Application Deadline: N/A

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