HF is a Global organization that was founded in 1987 and is the largest specialized provider of HIV/AIDS medical care in the nation. Our mission is to provide cutting edge medicine and advocacy, regardless of ability to pay. Through our healthcare centers, pharmacies, health plan, research and other activities, AHF provides access to the latest HIV treatments for all who need them.
AHF Swaziland is currently seeking to fill the following positions
NURSING ASSISTANT Job Reference: (AHF07/02) Responsibilities The duties of the Nursing Assistant shall
include but not limited to:
• Assists and communicates with medical staff concerning patient care issues (e.g., confirm sample to be taken, patient incidents). • Assesses and triages patients as necessary. • Receives, checks and files results and follows up with relevant laboratory for results not received. • Maintains compliance with the Swaziland Nursing Council, and other regulatory agencies, statutes and standards. • Provides education to patient and patient's personal support system in areas such as disease management, adherence safe sex, etc. • Performs procedures as instructed e.g. gives injections, puts up IV infusions changes dressings, phlebotomy etc.
Qualifications and Experience
• Nursing Assistant Certificate/Diploma from an accredited institution is a pre-requisite. • Registration with the Swaziland Nursing Council as a Nursing Assistant • Basic IMAI(HIV) certification an added advantage • At least 2 years experience in a medical environment is preferred. To apply for this position, email firstname.lastname@example.org
Applicants MUST submit covering letter and Curriculum Vitae ONLY to the relevant email address below each post. Applicants MUST quote Job reference in the subject line. Applications should be addressed to: Recruitment AIDS Healthcare Foundation P.O. Box 7352, Manzini Further correspondence will be limited to shortlisted candidates.