ZNNP+ - Zimbabwe National Network of PLHIV

Doctor on Call-GP: Zimbabwe National Network of PLHIV (ZNNP+)

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Job Description

Deadline: 25 March 2024

ZNNP+ is an umbrella body that represents the interests of people living with HIV in Zimbabwe in their diversity. The organization is represented in support groups and community-based organizations at all provincial, district and ward levels of Zimbabwe. ZNNP+’s mission is “An environment where people live positively.”

Position Summary
Under the overall guidance Executive Director and the direct supervision of the Head of Programs, the incumbent will handle medical cases that come via Kutabila Virtual Platform and be able to diagnose all common medical conditions and refer clients to hospitals and other medical services for urgent and specialist treatment. Look after clients with chronic illness. First point of contact for anyone with a physical or mental health problem. Should also be able to address clients' health-related queries. Working arrangement is flexible, you will work as a doctor on call.

Duties and Responsibilities

Job Description
Client consultations, monitoring clients’ conditions and wellbeing, clinical examinations, occasionally providing emergency care to someone who comes in with a life-threatening condition, diagnosis, and treatment of illnesses. Carrying out tests to diagnose, health education especially on HIV and AIDS, performing clinical examinations of clients to assess, diagnose and monitor a client’s condition. Should be able to communicate the gravity of diagnoses while reassuring clients who are in distress. Anticipate and respond to clients' wellness-related questions and concerns.

Qualifications and Experience

Qualifications and Experience
A registered medical practitioner with a degree in medicine at a recognised institution. Proven three (3) years foundation program of general training and specialist training in general practice. Communication skills, including sensitivity and the ability to provide clear explanations, empathy, ability to spot and solve problems, requiring effective decision-making skills, ability to work efficiently, adherence to health and ethical codes, including when under duress. Fluency in Ndebele language.

How to Apply

To apply
Step1: Click the button below and complete the Application Form

Step 2: Submit your application letter and CV with three contactable referees to: Human Resources, ZNNP+, 28 Divine Road, Milton Park, Harare or via email jobs@znnp.org

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