Tuesday , February 27 2024

Broadreach Jobs – Coach Mpilo Squad Leader

Website BroadReach

Job Description:

Squad Leaders support coaches to provide patient-centred, community-based support to male clients that require intensified counselling, one-on-one education and follow-up, to navigate them successfully through to self-sufficient management of their illness.  They support coaches to provide peer-based, experiential-based support and counselling inclusive of treatment adherence counselling, encouragement and support to honour clinical appointments for initiation or follow up, and provide assistance to address multiple psychosocial and/or health related needs.

Job Responsibilities:

  • Be available to provide support and advice to the coach, stepping in to assist if a coach cannot find a solution to a player’s challenge
  • Facilitate the introduction of new coaches to the facility(ies) in their catchment area
  • Support the identification and recruitment of up to 20 coaches from the community in the identified areas based on the criteria as outlined in the Coach Mpilo role description
  • Receive, monitor and analyze Coach feedback on a weekly basis; Problem solve issues raised by Coaches and if unable to solve escalate to Project Manager or Implementation partner if necessary
  • Provide training in groups and mentorship to the coaches utilising the Coach Mpilo curriculum and relevant case management material, as well as training on the reporting required
  • Ensure that every Coach has marketing materials and the tools required to function

Job Requirements:

  • Proven leadership abilities, self-starting and problem-solving capabilities
  • Communicates well and builds relationships with team members, facility and sub-district staff built on trust and confidentiality
  • Good writing and proven reporting skills

Qualification & Experience:

  • Matric or Higher educational qualification
  • Experience working closely within communities with a good understanding of the nuances linked to successful roll-out of community initiatives
  • Experience working with HIV and Men’s health issues
  • Lay counsellor certificate

Job Details:

Company: BroadReach

Vacancy Type: Full Time

Job Location: Gert Sibande, Mpumalanga, South Africa

Application Deadline: N/A

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