Lo msebenzi uphelelwe. Closing date yawo ibi nge 16 ka May 2022.

Data Capturer

TB HIV Care - Chris Hani District Municipality, Eastern Cape

Contract | Data Capturing

Closing date yi 16 ka May 2022

TB HIV Care Data Capturer Chris Hani District Municipality


  • To capture incoming clinical data on clients rendered service from the facilities, mobile and outreach teams;
  • Maintain electronic database for data submitted;
  • Check data correctness, completeness, consistency and data verification by liaising with relevant staff, conduct quality control of the study forms.
  • This is a contract position renewable based on funding.


  • Grade 12 / matric 
  • 2-years experience of data capturing, reporting and maintaining database
  • Knowledge and demonstrated understanding of Good Clinical Practice
  • Understanding of privacy and confidentiality specifically as it relates to human subject’s research
  • Familiarity with the public health sector and Tier.Net
  • Proficiency in English and isiXhosa/any local language
  • Clear criminal record

Skills & Competencies

  • Communication skills – verbal and written 
  • Analytical 
  • Problem solving skills 
  • Database management 
  • Attention to detail
  • Teamwork 
  • Planning and organizing 
  • Initiative


  • Capture quantitative and qualitative data into database and spreadsheets. 
  • Capture data collected in context of clinical service delivery into a specific database on daily basis and ensure safe keeping of client files and confidentiality (refer to POPI ACT). 
  • Assist with all data back-filling needs for study and program
  • Perform data quality checks and follow up with any discrepancies as appropriate
  • Refer to data quality principles (i.e. accurateness, completeness, timeliness, reliability & integrity of data) to conduct daily duties at all times.
  • Conduct quality control (QC) of study forms (i.e. verifications, calculate error rates)
  • Respond to queries relating to data as needed for the study and programme
  • Prepare/update forms and materials for study data collection
  • Conduct data mop up in all databases and populate reports. Accurately file study paper forms and store in a lockable cabinet in a designated office at the site.
  • Perform regular backups of database at centralized servers
  • Make sure databases are encrypted, password protected and accessible only by appropriate study staff and site manager
  • Responsible for ensuring that a reliable paper trail exists for all data
  • Ensure that access to hard copies of data is seamless.
  • Ensure all the study samples are labelled accurately and shipped to the NHLS/NICD
  • Ensure data capture tools are accurately completed
  • Verify data from paper forms with data captured in an electronic database
  • Verify monthly totals by counting paper reporting tools

Additional Information

  • We are committed to Employment Equity when recruiting internally and externally.
  • It is company policy to promote from within, wherever possible. We will ensure that we accommodate internal candidates, however to maintain a competitive advantage and to recruit best talent is also important for the organisation.
  • We have adopted a mandatory Covid-19 vaccination policy requiring its workforce to be fully vaccinated against Covid-19.
  • All prospective employees are required to disclose their vaccination certificates or cards as part of the recruitment process.

Lo msebenzi uphelelwe. Closing date yawo ibi nge 16 ka May 2022.

Lo msebenzi ufakwe ngu Tebuho Moshoeshoe nge 11 ka May 2022