Appropriate Degree / Diploma in Nursing / Health Sciences or any other Health related fields.
A course / certificate in Epidemiology or Infection Control will be an added advantage.
Proof of current registration with SANC or SA HPCSA. A minimum of 9 years appropriate / recognisable experience in Nursing after registration as Professional Nurse with SANCA in General Nursing / Health Science or any other Health related field.
At least 4-5 years’ experience in Surveillance and Database Management.
*Knowledge of Expanded Programme on Immunization (EPI) and Communicable Diseases Control (Goals, targets, indicators and criteria) with emphasis on Communicable Diseases and Vaccine Preventable Diseases Outbreaks.
Information management knowledge and experience (data collection, collation, analysis and reporting)
*Computer skills (MS Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Access, Electronic Communication)*Good communication (written and verbal), interpersonal, organizational, planning and supervisory skills.
*Ability to work independently and as part of a team.
*Must be willing to travel and work irregular hours and holidays.
*A valid driver’s license.
Maintain an effective Disease Surveillance System.
Maintain Disease Database. Support and sensitize health facilities regarding Communicable / Infectious Disease Surveillance.
Manage and maintain data for all Surveillance activities (collect, collate analyses and make line listings) and support District and Sub-District on the surveillance of all Disease Notifications.
Conduct facility visits to do records review.
Conduct Monthly feedback sessions.
Work on huge data set for analysis and interpretation and understanding of Early Warning system an Outbreak investigation technique.
Geographical knowledge of City of Johannesburg.
Application on z83 form with attached certificate copies of required qualifications to be submitted at HILLBROW DISTRICT OFFICE, at Corner Smit and Klein Street Hillbrow (Johannesburg).
THIS IS AN INTERNAL ADVERT AND ONLY GPG EMPLOYEES ARE ELIGIBLE TO APPLY
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