Research Nurse: Biomedical Research and Training Institute

  • Full Time
  • Zimbabwe

Local Company

Responsibilities and Job Functions Include

Attract young people to services; Perform HIV testing; Initiate and provide follow up ART and monitor treatment; Give Contraception and treat STIs; Supply condoms and demonstrate condom use; Provide general counselling; Collect specimens for laboratory testing; Communicate with relevant community and health facility stakeholders.

Training, Skills, Experience and Characteristic Required
Written and oral proficiency in Ndebele, English and Shona; A degree or diploma in nursing, Driver’s license is an added advantage; Certificate in Rapid HIV testing; Able to relate well with young people; Excellent communication skills; Flexibility in hours of work; Enthusiastic and friendly; Tolerant, and non-judgmental; Demonstrated ability to discuss sensitive HIV, SRH and other sensitive issues e.g. mental health, substance use with young people; Familiar with local communities where research is being conducted; Previous research experience; Able to work under minimal supervision and complete study forms.

To Apply
Interested candidates can email their detailed CV and cover letter highlighting the post they are applying for . Please note: Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.

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