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Job Offer: Enrolled Nurse (phru):AJ Personnel

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Enrolled Nurse (PHRU)

   » Published: 09 Oct 2019 16:30:02
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   » Salary : PER YEAR
   » Job Type: Full Time
   » Employment Level : Senior Management
   » Industry type:
Other Medical
   » Employment Region: Gauteng
   » Employer : AJ Personnel

An Enrolled Nurse vacancy is available at our client, Wits Health Consortium's Perinatal HIV Research Unit (PHRU) in Soweto - Gauteng.

The Perinatal HIV Research Unit (PHRU) was established in 1996. The Perinatal HIV Research Unit has been involved in research, training, policy formation and advocacy in issues concerning HIV-positive women and their children.

In recent years the work of the unit has expanded beyond the original focus of mother-to-child transmission of HIV, to include treatment trials in adults and children, avoidance research, psychosocial research and policy development. In addition the Unit has developed an HIV vaccine clinical trials unit (HVCTU) and started with HIV Vaccine Trials back in 2001.

The unit is recognised nationally and internationally as a leader in the field of research and policy in the area of mother-to-child transmission of HIV. It has also developed a reputation as a leading African research unit for clinical trials in adult and children with HIV, with one of the largest cohort.

Main purpose of the job
   » Provide counseling, care and screening to participants of the study and to assist with phlebotomy and other study related tasks

   » Soweto - Johannesburg

Key performance areas 
   » In the event where CRFs and source documents are not available timeously, it will be your duty to locate them
   » To do study related tasks as specified by the protocol
   » Provide HIV counselling and testing
   » Obtain HIV testing & treatment/PrEP history
   » All sample collection
   » Ensure samples are labelled correctly and shipped to the study specified laboratory within the time frames 
   » for sample shipment
   » Highlight any sample irregularities to the core study team
   » Regularly communicate with and provide update to PHRU core team 
   » Maintain participant confidentially all over the study
   » Manage money for reimbursement and distribute coupons 
   » Communicate routinely with the study coordinator and principal investigator
   » To do visit observations (BP, Pulse, Temperature, Weight and Height)
   » to execute obtain urine samples as required
   » To set-up/maintain participant source documents using the appropriate online platform
   » To attend all staff meetings
   » To take part in applicable training for staff
   » To assist with completion of required questionnaires and tracking forms at each visit when necessary
   » Do proper filing of results and any other study related documents in the significant assigned place, and enter results into the REDCap system, as they become available
   » Refer Participants if necessary
   » Draw blood from participants for laboratory testing
   » Ensure that laboratory kits are always available on site, and are correctly used
   » Samples must be correctly labelled, stored, &shipped according to the protocol and SOP for your site
   » Ensure that blood specimens are taken to the laboratory timeously & significant documentation is completed to support tracking of samples 
   » Ensure that laboratory results are filed correctly
   » Ensure that all informed consent forms are completed/done correctly

Required minimum education and training
   » Qualified as an enrolled nurse 
   » GCP Training 
   » Valid code 08 driver’s licence

Professional body registration 
   » Registered with the South African Nursing Council

Required minimum work practice
   » One-year Clinical Research practice

Desirable additional education, work practice and personal abilities
   » Preferably a male nurse 
   » capability to lead and work independently as well as be part of a multidisciplinary team
   » A friendly, informal attitude with excellent people expertise
   » Computer Literacy with good administration expertise
   » capability to speak in local languages 
   » capability to work well under pressure
   » Flexibility to adapt to changes in study requirements
   » Previous practice working with a key population such as high risk women, males or sex workers an advantage

   » Only if you do meet the minimum job requirements and practice as mentioned above, you may submit a detailed updated CV -  Please Apply Online

   » Please take note that the candidates who do not adhere to the above criteria will not be considered for the respective position.

The closing date for all applications is 18 October 2019.

   »Wits Health Consortium will only respond to shortlisted candidates.
   »Candidates who have not been contacted within two weeks of the closing date can consider their applications to be unprosperous.
   » In conformity with our Employment Equity goals and plan, preference will be given to appropriate candidates from designated groups as defined in the Employment Equity Act 55 of 1998 and subsequent amendments thereto.

Please note that AJ PERSONNEL is only responsible for the advertising of the advertisement on behalf of their client Wits Health Consortium.

AJ Personnel does not have any income or other information regarding the position.


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