HSRC HTS Counsellors data collectors Vacancies Job Vacancies – Closing Date of Recruitment 08 November 2022

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HTS Counsellors data collectors Job Vacancies Recruitment 2022 Closing Date of Recruitment 08 November 2022

HSRC is hiring for HTS Counsellors data collectors Jobs in uMkhanyakude location at present. Job seekers who have desired qualifications can take one step as soon as applying. Human Sciences Research Council is a lovely company where you can work. Currently, HSRC Vacancies 2022 is available for South African job seekers.

The HSRC recruitment details for Current Vacancies are provided in the below section. Candidates should download first the official notification pdf file and read all the HSRC Jobs Vacancies details given in the pdf file and then apply for current vacancies in uMkhanyakude.

Employer HSRC
Recruitment Name HSRC HTS Counsellors data collectors Recruitment 2022
Profile Name HTS Counsellors data collectors Vacancies
Salary ZAR1440000.00  Per Year
Location of Job Jobs in uMkhanyakude
Job Type South Africa Government Jobs 2022
Last Date to Apply  08 November 2022

HSRC Recruitment 2022 HTS Counsellors data collectors Post Job Description

People who are interesting to apply for this HSRC Vacancies should be read below full job description before using:-

One focus area of the HSC research programme is on the social determinants of HIV/AIDS, sexually transmitted infections, and tuberculosis. The work strives to address these health problems at their source, namely, at both the social and population levels. It also includes social aspects of delivery models for biomedical interventions to optimise the delivery of interventions.


The HSC research programme is currently implementing the South African National HIV prevalence, Incidence, Behaviour, and Communication Survey (also known as SABSSM VI). The programme had previously advertised HTS Counsellor data collector positions nationwide and is currently targeting individuals from uMkhanyakude and Harry Gwala  Districts due to the operational needs for the successful implementation of the survey.


Minimum Requirements Requirements:

  • Minimum qualification of Grade 12.
  • Minimum of 10-day HTS course aligned with NDoH not older than 2 years.
  • Must have practised as an HTS Counsellor in the past 12 months.
  • Above-average ability to read, write and speak is essential in English, isiZulu and other South African languages spoken in the specified locations above.
  • Familiarity with the use of electronic tablets.
  • Prior relevant working experience working in the community outside a clinic context will be advantageous.
  • Willingness to work in a team.
  • Willingness to travel long distances, within and outside of one’s province when required.
  • Willingness to visit selected households during weekends and after hours.
  • Having a valid driver’s license will be an added advantage.
  • Proven ability to exercise discretion in dealing with confidential or sensitive matters
  • Preference will be given to HTS Counsellors who have worked in research (HSRC or elsewhere) in a similar position.
  • Available for a period of up to 5 months but this will be determined by the availability of maps per province. This is a project-based position for 5 months and not permanent.

APPLICATIONS: In your application, please include:

  • An updated CV.
  • A cover letter stating why you should be considered for the position and including your HTS Counsellor experience in the last 12 months.
  • Certified copies of your qualifications (including Grade 12 certificate) not older than six months.
    • Must include 10-day HTS course certificate aligned with NDoH not older than 2 years.
  • Certified copies of your academic transcripts (including Grade 12 results) not older than six months.
  • A signed affidavit made at the South African Police Services (SAPS) including your full names, ID number, and list of qualifications, and stating under oath that you have achieved the qualifications for which you will be providing certified copies.
  • A South African Revenue Service (SARS) tax number or proof of application for a SARS tax number.
  • A certified copy of your ID document.
Duties & Responsibilities Key responsibilities:

  • Successful candidates will be responsible for the implementation of the survey by collecting data in households using electronic tablets to interview selected participants.
  • Attend training sessions in full;
  • Successful candidates will be required to work within a team.
  • Provide potential participants information about the project.
  • Complete consent forms for all participants.
  • Provide HIV Counselling and Testing services using an appropriate counselling and testing model
  • Collect dried blood spots (DBS) from children and adults.
  • Ensure quality work by following processes, procedures, and steps, outlined in the training manual.
  • Manage fieldwork expenses by completing reconciliations following HSRC rules and regulations.
  • Manage assets provided by HSRC.


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