One Stop Centre Nurse || Zimbabwe Association of Church-Related Hospitals – ZACH

Zimbabwe Association of Church-Related Hospitals - ZACH Zimbabwe

DUE : 31 AUG 2022

The Zimbabwe Association of Church related Hospitals (ZACH) is calling for applications for 4 One Stop Centre (OSC) Legal Counsellor posts arisen in 4 districts (Umguza, Umzingwane, Chimanimani and Kwekwe) which seeks to facilitate the roll out of OSC model for providing comprehensive care to survivors of gender based violence through increasing survivor safety and perpetrator accountability by coordinating and linking core services, including immediate to long term health care, access to police and legal services, and culturally and age appropriate counselling services. The incumbent will facilitate access to justice for Adolescent Girls and Young Women (AGYW) affected by Gender Based Violence (GBV), linkages GBV survivors to legal services, providing legal counselling to survivors of GBV, outlining legal procedures for the aggrieved survivors of GBV in simple terms and advocate for exemption of GBV survivors from court hearings.

Key Responsibilities
1. To make professional medical examination of survivors of GBV taking note of every detail and recording all findings accordingly.
2. To observe keenly anything seen on the survivor; old scars, new cuts, abrasions, bruises, or anything that will prove there was trauma or a struggle.
3. To collect, label and preserve any forensic, physical or other evidence found on the victim that could be analysed and used during prosecution.
4. To provide medical care such as;
i. Pregnancy prevention
ii. Emergency medical care
iii. STD testing
iv. Post Prophylaxis for HIV
v. Referral to other appropriate services such as counselling and legal
5. Production of high quality reports and ensure that reports are submitted on time
6. Assist the M&E officer in compiling the necessary information
7. To perform any other duties as assigned by the supervisor

Key Qualities
Ability to produce results with minimum funding and supervision
Ability to move forward in a changing environment
Ability to foster integration and teamwork is an asset
Ability to communicate in a credible and effective way
Willingness to become activist for AGYW issues

REQUIREMENTS
Relevant nursing qualification,
Rapid HIV testing, GBV training a plus
At least 5 years of experience in a similar position
Languages: English and Ndebele given the needy area of work

TO APPLY
Interested candidates should send through the ZACH Website or jobs e-mail, their certified copies of academic and professional certificates, National Identity card/certificate, CV and a motivational letter clearly highlighting the position applied for. E-mail jobs@zach.org.zw