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HIV/AIDS Clinic Support Officer

Statut : Comblé
Organisation : Niagara College of Applied Arts and Technology
Acronyme : NC
Type : Établissement d'enseignement
Mandat : Niagara College enables our students, clients and community to successfully meet the economic, social and cultural challenges of a global society. The College will: offer a strategic mix of programs that meet and exceed standards and expectations, relevance and quality and lead to success in achieving personal, educational and career goals; ensure that our college is accessible and inviting; act as a major partner in economic development for the Niagara Region; become known for a distinctive focus on entrepreneurship and entrepreneurial approaches within college programs and operations; encourage and sustain strong organizational and employee commitment to learning and improving our skills, knowledge and ways of working, support communities and industry by being enterprising, innovative and globally connected and; be resourceful in the pursuit of financial self-sufficiency.
Adresse : Niagara College - Department of International Education and Development, IEDD
S-102, 300 Woodlawn Road
Welland, Ontario,
L3B 7L3
FAX: (905) 735-2413
Veuillez visiter le site Internet de l'organisation offrant ce stage pour connaître ses exigences avant de lui envoyer votre curriculum vitae.
Personne ressource : International Project Specialist
Courriel : interns@niagarac.on.ca
Pays : Afrique du Sud
Ville : East London
Secteur : Politique en matière de population/santé et fertilité
Description du stage : Since conception, Ikhwezi has strived to exist as a one-stop, comprehensive HIV/AIDS management centre. It offers patients medical treatment and care, social and psychological support, as well as health information and education. Ikhwezi serves those within the community who are most disadvantaged and isolated, particularly women and children. As a centre that reaches out by delivering affordable and accessible integrated HIV treatment, disease management advice, health education, and peer support, Ikhwezi serves as a model for community care and hopes to build its capacity in the provision of HIV/AIDS-related health care services.

In Canada
4-week Pre-departure program "Young Professionals Going Global" detailed under the Implementation Plan and Time Line tab

Overseas
With a focus on CIDA's priority of HIV/AIDS STD control including HINV/AIDS, the Centre Support Officer will work at the Ikhwezi Lokusa Wellness Centre in the field of HIV/AIDS Health Care and Education. The CSO will assist the clinic to manage their medical and clinical database. The CSO will also assist the staff at the centre to source funding opportunities and develop funding proposals. Through the database management the CSO will collect and organize relevant patient information (anonymous) to be used in the development of funding proposals. The CSO will:
- Develop medical/clinical database
- Monitor and evaluate database management
- Develop & deliver train the trainer workshop for database development and management upon internship completion
- Research funding sources, nationally and internationally, for Centre sustainability
- Support proposal preparation process
Organisation d'accueil : Ikhwezi Lokusa Wellness Centre
Détails au sujet de l'organisation d'accueil : The Ikhwezi Lokusa Wellness Centre is a registered non-profit organization that offers medical management and holistic health care to HIV positive individuals in the East London area. It was established in 2003 by a group of committed female physicians who saw a need in the community for appropriate and reliable care for those affected by HIV/AIDS.