Building healthy communitiesJoin Us

Latest

Request for Applications

NACOSA invites South African civil society organisations to participate in the next Global Fund grant for the Sex Work and Adolescent Girls and Young Women Programmes. Go to nacosa.org.za/PROPOSALS for details and forms.

NACOSA members awarded for service excellence

Tobo Thabede (right), Chairperson of NACOSA's Provincial Advisory Committee and Managing Director of CINDI congratulating Nokwanda Ntloko of We Care CHBC.

The Eastern Cape Department of Social Development hosted the 2nd Charlotte Makgomo Maxeke Service Excellence Awards in Mthatha on the 28 February 2019. Hosting this event were Social Development MEC, Dr. Pumza Dyantyi and HOD Ms. Ntombi Baart. Mrs. Nomsa Titus, the District Director acknowledged all present with great emphasis on the NPOs who were the stars of the evening. District and Provincial Chairperson of the NPO Forum, Mrs. Vuyelwa Duma, inspired and motivated the NPOs present, acknowledging the hardships they go through tirelessly and passionately serving the people in their communities. She encouraged the small organisations to work together,…

Vacancies

NACOSA has been appointed the principal recipient of a large 3-year grant from the Global Fund to Fight AIDS, Tuberculosis and Malaria. We have a number of vacancies to support the roll-out and implementation of this grant. NACOSA is looking for dynamic, skilled and committed people to fill the following roles: Deputy Programme Director – closing date 20 February Sex Work Programme Specialist – closing date 17 February People Who Inject Drugs Programme Specialist – closing date 17 February Nurse Mentor – closing date 17 February Post Basic Pharmacist Assistant – closing date 17 February Driver/Messenger – closing date 17 February Programme Administrators – closing date 20…

Community-Based Violence Prevention & Response

NACOSA are looking for implementing partners working with Orphans and Vulnerable Children and Youth (OVCY) and Gender-Based Violence (GBV) survivors, or both, for the Community-based Violence Prevention and Linkages to Response in South Africa programme in KwaZulu Natal – eThekwini District and the Western Cape – Mitchell’s Plain and Khayelitsha. The programme is funded by USAID and PEPFAR. Successful implementing partners will be required to ensure bi-directional linking of OVCY and GBV service provision in the selected geographic area. The project aims to address the spectrum of violence against children and adolescent youth & young women using an evidence-based, ecological…

2 Child & Youth Care Workers needed

NACOSA in partnership with the National Association of Child Care Workers (NACCW) and local CBOs based in Mitchells Plain and Khayelitsha in the Western Cape will be implementing a USAID funded project in in the Sub-Districts Khayelitsha and Mitchells Plain. We are inviting suitably qualified Child and Youth Care Workers, who meet the below criteria, to apply for the position of Child and Youth Care Worker. Two CYCW posts in Mitchells Plain are available until 30 September 2019 with the potential to be renewed for another year. The anticipated start date is Monday 28th January 2019. Requirements for a successful…

Connecting and communicating

Nolusindiso is HIV positive and a mother of a 12 year old. Before joining Circles of Support she was a loner. She struggled with the idea of her HIV status and found it incredibly difficult to communicate her past to those around her. She didn’t know her mother and lived with her great grandmother until she passed away, then her grandmother until she passed away and was left to her aunts and uncles who would insult her about her status and eventually chased her away. They told her, “this is not your home”. Her mother owned property and she never…

Supporting each other

Bongeka had a very difficult childhood. Her parents died when she was 3 months old and she lived with her aunt and uncle who abused her. She didn’t have the basic things she needed growing up, like school uniforms and stationery or books. “I had this anger inside me, I hated my parents for dying and leaving me so young. That anger grew inside me for many years”. Through the difficulties Bongeka somehow managed to do well at school and pass her Grade 12. At 22 she moved to East London and had a baby while working as a domestic…

Strategic Information Manager

NACOSA is looking for a dynamic and experienced Strategic Information Manager for an exciting new programme preventing gender based violence in communities, funded by USAID and PEPFAR. The role S/he will be the lead technical expert responsible for all strategic information responsibilities related to the program, including all monitoring, evaluation, analytics, and reporting of performance and results. S/he will lead Activity efforts to strengthen monitoring and evaluation, and performance reporting within the geographic area of Activity, which may include overseeing support to community organizations to monitor, document and analyze the performance of their HIV services and activities and ensure data…

Finance & Operations Manager

NACOSA is looking for a dynamic and experienced Finance and Operations Manager for an exciting new programme preventing gender based violence in communities, funded by USAID and PEPFAR. The role S/he will be the lead expert for financial operations and management. This includes being responsible for efficient resource deployment and use, program accounting and financial reporting systems, cost-share and related reporting and ensuring compliance with USAID financial and accounting rules and regulations. Requirements A minimum of Bachelor’s degree in finance, business administration or a closely related field. A Master’s degree is preferred; A minimum of 8 years of progressively responsible…

Review of National Sex Worker Plan

NACOSA is calling for proposals for a Review of the National South African Sex Worker HIV Plan 2016-2019. This review will consider the implementation of the current National Sex Worker Plan, as well as the development of a new National Sex Worker HIV Plan aligned to the National Strategic Plan 2017-2022. Download the Terms of Reference Questions can be sent to proposals@nacosa.org.za Deadline for submission is 08h30 on Wednesday, 23 January 2018

Terms of Reference

Next Page »