One-year Southern Africa position with The Desmond Tutu HIV Foundation

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April 9th, 2012

 The Desmond Tutu HIV Foundation (DTHF) is a registered non-profit organization focused on the pursuit of excellence in research, treatment, training and prevention of HIV and related infections in Southern Africa.

We invite applications from candidates for a one year contract post as a TB/HIV Teaching Program Manager.

Essential duties:
Development of three on-line courses aimed at clinicians:
– TB/HIV course
– Infection control course
– Operational research course
Determine requirements for and facilitate accreditation at the University of Cape Town
Implementation and management of the course, including
– Lecturing
– Recruitment and oversight of students
Monitoring and Evaluation of Training Programme

Essential skills and requirements:
• Strong oral and writing skills
• Computer literacy
• Excellent people skills

Qualification and experience:
• Medical or teaching experience

If you meet the criteria as set out above and are interested in the position please send a covering letter and concise CV (no certificates) which includes contact details of 2 referees to or fax 021 633 0182 (indicating the name of the position that you apply for) by 6 April 2012. Please contact Dr Keren Middelkoop at 021 650 6966 should you have any further queries.

NB: Only short-listed candidates will be contacted. We are committed to equity in our employment practices. It is our intention to appoint individuals with the aim of meeting our equity objectives. We reserve the right not to appoint if no suitable candidates are identified.

If you are a foreign national applying for this position please attach a copy of your work permit to your application.

If you have not heard from us within two weeks after the closing date please consider you application as unsuccessful.