The Aurum institute: Supervisor Counsellors

at The Aurum Institute (view profile)
Location Malmesbury, South Africa
Date Posted October 12, 2021
Category Administration
Job Type Part-time

Description

Company The Aurum institute Reference # 2021/02/03/02 Published 11/10/2021 Contract Type Temporary 7 Months Salary Market Related Location Malmesbury, Western Cape, South Africa Duration 7 Months Introduction
The Aurum Institute is offering a great opportunity to suitably qualified and experienced staff to contribute towards our mission to improve the health of people and communities through innovation in Health Research and Systems. We are focused on research, support and implementing integrated approaches to managing TB and HIV. The following positions have become available as part of the various projects currently being run by us and you are welcome to apply should you meet the requirements of the position.
Job Functions Counselling,Data Capturing,Driver,Supervisor Industries Ngo / Non-Profit Specification

PURPOSE OF THE JOB:The Counsellor Supervisor will be responsible for managing Facility Based Counsellors within the West Coast District.

YOUR JOB WILL BE TO:

Primarily revolve around the general management of the Counsellors, which include, but are not limited to:
Providing and demonstrating task instructions.
Managing timesheets and leave.
Measuring key performance indicators and targets.
Provide training, coaching and mentoring.
You will be expected to keep records and produce reports that will be used to review your teams performance.
You will need to have excellent communication skills and a passion for excellence.
Previous Supervisor experience would be a plus.

Requirements
YOU MUST HAVE :Experience:
2 years’ experience as Supervisor
Education:
Matric/Grade 12
Advantageous
Own Vehicle would be an advantage
HIV Counselling and Testing knowledge would be an advantage
Skills:
Previous Supervisor experience
Accuracy
Reliable, with high integrity and strong work ethic
Ability to work as part of a team
Professional appearance and attitude
Computer literacy
Proactive organizational skills
Weekly facility visits, coaching and mentoring Counsellors
Manage staff performance
Attend to complaints and take corrective actions
Collect, collate, and consolidate stats and narrative reports on a weekly/monthly basis
Collect and authorise timesheets
Oversee that regular in-service training is done
Good communication and interpersonal skillsValid Driver’s LicenceNB: Non –South African citizens must have a valid work-permit.

Kindly provide current and relevant references for background checks.

All appointments are subject to the preferred candidates obtaining the necessary security clearance, reference checking and competency assessment. We embrace employment equity and are committed to achievement of fair and equal representation of our workforce. Preference will be given to internal applicants and candidates from previously disadvantaged backgrounds. Aurum welcomes applications from all persons with disabilities.

Whilst all applications will be carefully considered, only short-listed applicants will be interviewed. If you do not hear from us within 21 days of the closing date, this will mean that your application has been unsuccessful. All interviewed applicants will receive feedback as part of our continued drive towards people development.

Job Closing Date 13/10/2021