Health Assistant : Jointed Hands Welfare Organization (JHWO) Jointed Hands Welfare Organization (JHWO)

Job Summary

Health Assistant: Jointed Hands Welfare Organisation (Nkayi District)
Deadline: 26 November 2021

Jointed Hands Welfare Organisation (JHWO) is a local NGO that envisions a harm and disease free society. JHWO is looking for skilled, passionate and committed professional to implement a Pathways project. Pathways is a child centred, family focused and community centred project. The aim of the project is to use economic strengthening, local ownership and gender transformation to strengthen the capacity of HIV affected individuals, households and communities as they progress out of poverty towards attaining 95-95-95 targets. The Pathways project also aims to promote positive child, adolescent and youth health, well-being and development. The organisation is an equal opportunity employer that does not discriminate against gender, religion, race, creed culture or sexual diversity and believes in safeguarding both employees and communities.

Duties and Responsibilities

Job summary
The Health Assistant is responsible for ensuring that clients in the OVC program receive comprehensive and quality services that address physical, emotional, mental, social and spiritual needs of people living with HIV and their families. This also includes but is not limited to HIV prevention activities, HIV screening and linkage to care. He or she is also responsible for advocating for improved quality of life for HIV positive patients, as well as training, mentoring and providing technical support to Community Health Workers (CHW).

Qualifications and Experience

Diploma/Degree in Nursing. Experience in HIV programming is a must. Must be fluent in Ndebele with a minimum of two years’ nursing experience plus training and facilitation in community-based care settings. Should also be a self-starter with the ability to work under work pressure. Experience in TB, community health care and stakeholder management will be an added advantage. The applicant should also possess good written and verbal communication skills and a holder of a class 3 Motor Cycle Licence.

How to Apply

To apply
To apply for this position please send your certificates, CV, copy of licence and cover letter to Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.

About Jointed Hands Welfare Organization (JHWO)

Jointed Hands Welfare Organization (JHWO) Vacancies | Jobs Our Vision A future social and religious space that is free from HIV, TB, chronic diseases and harmful practises targeted at childr...

More jobs from Jointed Hands Welfare Organization (JHWO)

Other Related Jobs

 Expiry Date 01 Jul 2022
Salary: TBA
 Posted on 23 Jun 2022

Applications are invited from suitably qualified and experienced persons for the following posts: FACULTY OF MEDICINE AND HEALTH SCIENCES Department ...

 Expiry Date 01 Jul 2022
Salary: TBA
 Posted on 23 Jun 2022

Applications from suitable qualified members are invited to fill the following post: FACULTY OF MEDICINE AND HEALTH SCIENCES: DEPARTMENT OF ...

 Expiry Date 30 Jun 2022
Salary: TBA
 Posted on 23 Jun 2022

Lancet Clinical Laboratories Zimbabwe, a leader in pathology services in the country, seeks applications from suitably qualified, experienced, and self-driven ...

 Expiry Date 01 Jul 2022
Salary: TBA
 Posted on 17 Jun 2022

A medical Distribution Company is looking for Marketing Attaches

 Expiry Date 24 Jun 2022
Salary: TBA
 Posted on 16 Jun 2022


Related Jobs

Radiologic Technologist

Duty Station : Harare, Zimbabwe Classification : General Service Staff, Grade G5 Type of Appointment : Fixed term, one year ...

Salary: TBA    Expiry Date 21 Jun 2022

Posted by International Organization for Migration (IOM)

View Full Ad

Staff Development Fellow (1 Post)

Applications are invited from suitably qualified and experienced persons for the following posts: - 3.0 SCHOOL OF ALLIED HEALTH PHARMACEUTICAL ...

Salary: TBA    Expiry Date 17 Jun 2022

Posted by Harare Institute of Technology HIT

View Full Ad


Reporting to: Medical Laboratory Technician Period: Five- year fixed term contract.

Salary: TBA    Expiry Date 15 Jun 2022

Posted by National Blood Service Zimbabwe

View Full Ad

Medical Officer : Mutala Research

Mutala Research is seeking to recruit a Medical Officer.

Salary: TBA    Expiry Date 24 Jun 2022

Posted by Mutala Research

View Full Ad

Project Officer Inclusive Eye Health: Christian Blind Mission International

Deadline: 17 June 2022 About Christian Blind Mission (CBM) Zimbabwe is an International disability inclusive development NGO which works in ...

Salary: TBA    Expiry Date 17 Jun 2022

Posted by Christian Blind Mission -CBM Zimbabwe

View Full Ad