How to Apply for CAPRISA Quality Control Internship 2024

Are you a recent graduate in Health Science looking to kickstart your career in a renowned research organization? The Centre for the AIDS Programme of Research in South Africa (CAPRISA) is inviting applications for the Quality Control Internship 2024. This prestigious opportunity is designed for dedicated individuals eager to contribute to impactful health research while gaining invaluable experience.


CAPRISA is a leading research organization focusing on HIV/AIDS, TB, STIs, and other health-related issues. Based in Durban, KwaZulu-Natal, CAPRISA operates several clinical research sites, including the Springfield Clinical Research Site, where this internship will be based.


  • Gain Valuable Experience: Work directly with experienced researchers and contribute to critical health studies.
  • Develop Key Skills: Enhance your technical and soft skills in a professional research environment.
  • Make an Impact: Contribute to important health research that can make a difference in the fight against HIV/AIDS and other diseases.

Internship Details

Job Title: Quality Control Intern
Location: Springfield Clinical Research Site, Durban, KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa
Job Type: 1 Year Fixed Term Contract
Reference Number: CAP240705-1
Closing Date: 19 July 2024

Minimum Requirements

  • Bachelor’s Degree/Diploma in Health Science
  • Proficiency in Microsoft Excel, Word, PowerPoint, and Outlook
  • Understanding of TB, STIs, and other health-related issues

Personal Qualities and Competencies

  • Systematic approach
  • Quality orientation
  • High work standards
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills
  • Attention to detail
  • Stress tolerance and ability to meet deadlines

Key Responsibilities

  • Review all participant files and electronic Case Report Forms (eCRFs) daily to ensure completeness and accuracy.
  • Ensure all required source documents are completed and filed in participant files daily.
  • Conduct quality assurance checks for completed study visits and eCRFs.
  • Ensure the accuracy and completeness of data and procedures.
  • Generate daily error reports regarding previous data submissions.
  • Compile Quality Control (QC) reports.
  • Close off queries on Redcap for all attended/addressed queries.
  • Identify and address query trends, evaluate, and monitor workflows.

How to Apply

Interested candidates who meet the above requirements are encouraged to apply. Please forward your comprehensive CV to the CAPRISA application portal by the closing date of 19 July 2024. Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted. If you do not hear from CAPRISA within two weeks of the closing date, please consider your application unsuccessful.

Application Link: Apply Here

Don’t miss this opportunity to be part of a leading research organization and contribute to groundbreaking health research in South Africa. Apply today!

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