October 24, 2022

ASSISTANT DIRECTOR: HIV AND AIDS: RESEARCH AND DEVELOPMENT

REF NO: HO 2022/10/30

CENTRE : National Head Office, Pretoria


REQUIREMENTS : An appropriate national diploma or degree in nursing/social sciences or
equivalent. 3-5 years’ experience in HIV/ AIDS and related research and
development. Computer literate. Valid driver’s license. Competencies And
Attributes: Financial management. Experience in HIV & AIDS. Experience in
monitoring and evaluation. Good interpersonal skills. Good communication and
report writing skills. Project and programme management, client orientation
and customer focus, problem solving and analysis, decision making, people
empowerment, integrity and honesty, confidentiality and coordination skills.
Understanding of public service policy and legislative framework. Initiative.
Team player. Ability to network and liaison. Knowledge of all legislations,
norms and standards that governs health care. Planning and organising.


DUTIES : Develop or review policies, guidelines, assessment tools, and standard
operating procedures, protocols in relation to the HIV and AIDS and related
programme. Convene and or participate in meetings to
develop/align/review/customise the HIV and AIDS, STIs and related
prevention, as well as care and support tools for programme assessment
purpose in line with applicable legislative prescripts. Develop and coordinate
strategies and execute interventions/activities to ensure the provision of quality
HIV&AIDS research and development programme. Collaborate with the HIV
and AIDS prevention, as well as Care and Support Coordinators and Regional
Coordinators to conduct HIV/AIDS and related programme
assessments/research to enable decision making. Manage stakeholder
relations/collaboration. Coordinate development and sign-off of the programme
memorandum of agreement/understanding/service level agreements.
Management of resources.


ENQUIRIES : Mr Mokotjo TN Tel No: 012 307 2039/ Mr Y Naidoo Tel No: 012 307 2079/ Ms
TP Baloyi Tel No: 012 305 8589 or Ms Khumalo NS Tel No: 012 307 2174.

APPLICATIONS : All applications must be forwarded to: National Head Office: Department of
Correctional Services, Post Advertisement Section, Private Bag X136,
Pretoria, 0001 OR hand deliver at: 124 WF Nkomo Street, Poyntons Building,
Cnr WF Nkomo and Sophie De Bruyn Street, Pretoria, 0001 (Previous: Cnr
Church and Schubart Street)

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