Community Health Educators || Baobab Circle

  • Harare

Baobab Circle

DUE : 30 AUG 2022

Baobab Circle Limited is an award winning digital health company revolutionizing healthcare across the African continent through empowering chronic disease patients with Al driven and behavioural science tools they need to self manage their conditions. Leveraging the rapid growth in mobile phone usage. Baobab Circle developed Afya Pap to leapfrog the deficit in healthcare infrastructure addressing the chronic disease burden. We are therefore seeking youthful Community Health Educators (CHEs) to join our team and support our diabetes and hypertensive patients within their communities (support groups).

DUTIES
Assisting patients develop a culture of self-monitoring and self-management.
Educating patients about chronic disease management through person-to-person coaching.
Successfully onboarding 10 new patients to Afya Pap daily.
Educate the patients on how to use Afya Pap and other technology platforms.

REQUIREMENTS
A minimum of tertiary education with experience in healthcare
Good command of both spoken and written English. Shona and Ndebele
Basic computer knowledge coupled with passion for healthcare and technology.
Good people. communication, and negotiation skills.
Highly collaborative and strong attention to detail

Ability to train patients.
More than one year experience as a peer educator, volunteer.
A member of a health support group or persons living diabetes and or hypertension.
Persons living with disabilities are encouraged to apply

CONTRACT DURATION
This is a 6-months contract with possibility of renewal Applications should Include:
1. Resume/Curriculum Vitae
2. 100 word personal statement summarizing your motivation to become a CHE

TO APPLY
Interested applicants should send an email to careers@baobabcircle.com with the subject heading “Community Health Educator” by 30th August 2022