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Vacancies for 8 Adherence Club Facilitators

Mosamaria AIDS Ministry has two (8) Adherence Club Facilitator vacancies in its chronic adherence clubs programme and encourages suitably qualified candidates to apply.

Position: Adherence Club Facilitators (Bloemfontein, Botshabelo and Thaba Nchu)
Location: Free State: Mangaung
Type of Appointment: Fixed Term Contract (until March 2019)

Main purpose:

The Adherence Club Facilitator is responsible for running chronic adherence clubs in communities and health facilities.


  • Develop and facilitate adherence clubs in the health facilities and communities and follow up patients who miss club sessions.
  • Provide health education on health related issues on HIV and AIDS, TB and NCDs.
  • Give support to both infected and affected clients.
  • Engage in meetings with facility staff and management relating to the adherence project.
  • Participate in organizing HIV/AIDS awareness events and participate in community campaigns and events to promote linkages into care, adherence and retention in care and treatment.
  • Tracking and Tracing Patients Lost to Follow Up and work closely with WBOTs in following up patients.
  • Conduct follow up adherence counselling to non-adherent patients.
  • Refer patients appropriately including for ART and Pre-ART, TB investigation, psychosocial support, support groups (I-ACT) and adherence clubs.
  • Ensure proper collection of data and completion of required information in the relevant project tools.

Job competencies/ Abilities/ Skills required:

  • Good counselling skills.
  • Knowledge of HIV/AIDS, TB and NCDs.
  • Proficiency in written and verbal communication is essential.
  • Client-centered, with a customer service orientation.
  • Performance-driven, proactive and innovative, able to work independently.
  • Demonstrates leadership and is a team player.
  • Committed and motivated to preventing HIV and supporting people living with HIV and other chronics.
  • Trustworthy and empathic.
  • Involvement in some aspect of community work will be an added advantage.

Minimum Requirements:

  • Senior Certificate (Grade 12) or equivalent.
  • Minimum 1 year experience in the field of HIV/AIDS Education and other topics of human rights and all areas affecting the quality of life of communities.
  • Valid 10 Day HIV Information and 20 Day Intensive Counselling certificate (from an accredited service provider)
  • Basic computer skills –  Proficiency in MS Word, MS Excel, MS Power Point,

Lotus Notes and/or MS Outlook.

  • Bilingual, basic understanding of English and the ability to express self in Sesotho

Interested applicants must submit their CV by e-mailing: and reference the vacancy name in the subject line OR by physically delivering the CV to the Mosamaria Offices (No. 1 Cnr. Saltzman and St. Georges’ street, Bloemfontein CBD).

Any related queries can also be directed to: under the subject line “Queries: Adherence Club Facilitator Vacancy

Closing date for applications: 08 August 2016  

NB:   Only applicants shortlisted for interviews will be contacted.  If you have not been contacted within 20 days after the closing date of this advertisement, please accept that your application was unsuccessful.