Community Health Worker

WDB: Community Health Worker

WDB Training Academy Trust
Opportunity closing date:
Monday, 15 March, 2021
Opportunity type:
Organisation The WDB Training Academy Trust
Programme Name Health and Education Services (HES)
Job Title Community Health Worker
Reports To TAT Trainer
Location 4XMzimkhulu, 2XuMsunduzi, 3XuMbumbulu and 4XHibiscus
Job available 1 April 2021
Salary Cost to company R8 200.00


​To Facilitate the WDB Trust Community Health Programme.
This role will be responsible for Community mobilisation against diseases and ill health through:
Awareness campaigns, health promotional material, word of mouth and role modelling


  • Scan the area of operation for all health related facilities and give a comprehensive report.
  • Arrange for Community area meetings to introduce the WDB Health Programme to stakeholders.
  • Recruit women in the designated area of operation and report on set targets per month for healthy lifestyle promotion
  • Facilitate the TAT Community Health Programme as per the set modules and curriculum
  • Implement, manage and monitor HES Programmes
  • Submit reports to ensure that all documentation and files are maintained timeously and accurately
  • Maintain a clean and safe environment that is free from medical/legal hazards.
  • Adhere to all waste management principles.
  • Maintain a safe working environment with the machinery and occupational safety Act
  • Report potential and actual risks identified.
  • Responsible for ensuring correct use, cleaning, repair and storage of equipment.
  • Maintain a professional conduct and standards at all times in accordance with company policies and practices.
  • Responsible for stakeholder management.
  • Ensure effective project administration.
  • Maintain patient confidentiality at all times to adhere to the Protection of Personal Information Act (POPIA)


  • Grade 12 Certificate
  • Experience in Community Development will be an advantage.
  • Basic Computer skills for Microsoft office.


  • A positive towards work and colleagues
  • Good communication skills
  • Capable of recognising the need for action on time and taking responsibility for results
  • Ability to consult and make decisions timeously as well as taking responsibility for activities.
  • Capacity to plan, organise and control own work environment by setting appropriate priorities and achieving set objectives.
  • Good interpersonal skills and a team player.
  • Willingness to learn
  • Must be innovative and creative.


  • Knowledge of the geographical operational areas (KZN).
  • Knowledge of the local community culture, languages and people.
  • The job entails traveling from time to time to attend workshops and further training.

To apply please send your CVs to:
Subject line: Community Health Worker
 Closing date: 15 March 2021
If you do not receive a response within a month of the closing date, please consider your application unsuccessful.