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Uganda Heart Institute Jobs – 4 Fresher Research Nurses

Uganda Heart Institute Jobs

Job Title: Research Nurse (4) – Uganda Heart Institute Jobs

Remuneration: Very attractive.

Supervisor: Clinical Research Coordinator

Employment Commitment: February 1st, 2018 – May 31st, 2021.

Schedule: Monday to Saturday during the school-screening period (June-July 2018), then rotating every 3 weeks:

About us:

Uganda Heart Institute Jobs: The Uganda Heart Institute with its development partner: The Children’s National Medical Center, Washington DC, United States of America is plans to conduct a clinical trial ‘Determining the Impact of Penicillin on Latent Rheumatic Heart Disease: A Randomized Control Trial’. The study site will be based in Gulu and four (4) surrounding districts

Job Descriptions:
 To study protocol and procedures including gaining expertise in rheumatic heart disease knowledge.
 Participates in gaining informed consent.
 With support from CRC distributes study medications and maintains drug accountability logs.
 With support from CRC, organizes study files, regulatory binders, and all other study-specific source documentation.
 With support from CRC serves as a liaison officer between the study and community, including community engagement, engagement with local health/educational authorities, and VHT’s.
 Maintains effective and ongoing communication with CRC, including weekly project update and coordination meetings.
 Ensures adequate supply and proper storage of study medication including tracking of expiration dates.
 Attends Saturday support groups (1/2 day) two out of every 3 Saturdays to administer IM penicillin to study participants and to oversee community nurses assisting with drug administration.
 Ensures best practices for penicillin administrations
 Leads initial and ongoing training of community nurse volunteers in best-practices for IM penicillin delivery
 Obtains and maintains basic and advanced life support training in the case of an allergy or other emergency.
 Completes interval health assessments at scheduled support group visits through tablet-based data entry.
 Travels with caseworker to the homes of children who miss support group and PCN injection for home delivery.
 Performs any other duty as may be assigned from time to time.

Qualification:

  • University Degree in Nursing from a recognized institution.
  • Minimum of one year in clinical care, prior research experience is an asset.
  •  We seek an individual with a high level of personal motivation and excellent skills in team management, team building, community outreach, and communication.
  • Applicants must be fluent in English and Luo and have excellent computer skills. –

How to apply:

Applications are invited from suitably qualified Ugandans to fill these vacant positions for the study. The applications including copies of the academic / professional qualifications and curriculum vitae should be addressed to the Executive Director, Uganda Heart Institute using the above postal address and can be delivered at the Institute during working hours.

The deadline for receiving the applications is 15th January, 2018.

Uganda Heart Institute Jobs – 4 Fresher Research Nurses

 

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Uganda Heart Institute Jobs – Fresher Support Group Coordinator

Uganda Heart Institute Jobs

Job title: Support Group Coordinator (1) – Uganda Heart Institute Jobs
Remuneration: Very attractive.
Commencement date: February 1st, 2018 – May 31st, 2021.
Schedule: Monday to Saturday.

Supervisor: Clinical Research Coordinator

About us:

Uganda Heart Institute Jobs: The Uganda Heart Institute with its development partner: The Children’s National Medical Center, Washington DC, United States of America is plans to conduct a clinical trial ‘Determining the Impact of Penicillin on Latent Rheumatic Heart Disease: A Randomized Control Trial’. The study site will be based in Gulu and four (4) surrounding districts

Job Descriptions:

The objective is to design, coordinate, and supervise trial support groups (2) groups per Saturday, or 16 groups in rotation) and the Job descriptions are:
 To study protocol and procedures including gaining expertise in rheumatic heart disease knowledge.
 Secures location for 16 support groups in communities where cases are identified, and ensure these facilities are open and accessible on days of support group.
 In conjunction with PI, develops the curriculum for 24 child support groups and develop a materials list to support these curriculum plans.
 Sources the materials for support group and bring to support group sites.
 Conducts monthly trainings with caseworkers on conduct of support groups.
 Ensures staffing for each group and coordinates when staffing replacements are needed.
 Leadssupport group activities and supervise caseworkers serving as assistant facilitators.
 Supervises the activities of the caseworkers as they relate to promotion of the support groups for their caseload.
 Ensures supplies and staffing for penicillin support groups (1 per weekend), including additional nursing support for penicillin injections.
 Coordinates an additional adult activity for parents/guardians who attend support group with their children.
 Acts as a Liaison officer with the communities where support groups are occurring to maintain good community relations.
Performs any other duties as may be assigned from time to time

Qualifications & Experience:

  • University degree from a recognized institution, preferably in an education or child-development related field or equivalent experience.
  • Minimum of one year in community or health programming or education.
  • We seek an individual with a high level of personal motivation and excellent skills in team management, team building, community outreach, and communication.
  • Applicants must be fluent in English and Luo.

How to apply:

Applications are invited from suitably qualified Ugandans to fill these vacant positions for the study. The applications including copies of the academic / professional qualifications and curriculum vitae should be addressed to the Executive Director, Uganda Heart Institute using the above postal address and can be delivered at the Institute during working hours.

The deadline for receiving the applications is 15th January, 2018.

Uganda Heart Institute Jobs – Fresher Support Group Coordinator

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Church of Uganda Jobs – Enrolled Nurse

Church of Uganda Jobs

Vacancy title:  Enrolled Nurse   Church of Uganda Jobs 

Jobs at:  Mukono Diocese Church of Uganda

Duty Station: Mukono, Uganda

Job details:
Church of Uganda Jobs : Mukono Diocese Church of Uganda, is seeking to recruit competent, hardworking, faith full and experienced individuals to fill the following position.

Requirements:

  •  Should have a-certificate in general nursing from a reputable institution and licensed by the relevant authorities.
  • Registration and being licensed by the nurses and midwifery council is a must
  •  He/she should possess good interpersonal skills good understanding of the ministry of health and Christian standards and practices, integrity and willing to work under minimum supervision
  •  Recommendation letter from the church leader.

Job application procedure
All applications and relevant documents should be addressed to the Diocesan Secretary, Mukono Diocese, P.0. Box 39, Mukono. Deadline 5th October 2017 at 5.00pm and only shortlisted candidates shall be contacted for interviews.

Deadline of this Job:  5th October 2017 at 5.00pm

Note: Candidates who applied earlier are need not to apply again

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CORSU Uganda Jobs – 8 Registered Nurses

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Job Title: Registered Nurses (CORSU Uganda Jobs)

Organization: Comprehensive Rehabilitation Services in Uganda (CORSU)

Duty Station: Kisubi, Wakiso, Uganda

Reports to: Head of Nursing

About US:

CORSU Uganda Jobs: Comprehensive Rehabilitation Services in Uganda (for people with disability) was established in 2006 as a private non-profit, non-governmental organization and is supported by CBM (Christian Blind Mission). CoRSU Rehabilitation Hospital and Rehabilitation Centre on Entebbe Road provides Orthopaedic Surgery, Plastic Surgery and Rehabilitation, mainly for children with disability.

Job Summary:  The Registered Nurse will provide individualized patient care to diversity of patients to make significant difference in the lives of patients and their families.

Qualifications, Skills and Experience: 

  • The applicants must hold Diplomas in Nursing
  • Certificate in First Aid
  • Registered with the Uganda Nurses and Midwives Council (UNMC)
  • At least two years’ experience.
  • Excellent communication skills.
  • Conduct self professionally at all times.

NB: Capable People with Disabilities (PWDs) are encouraged to apply.

How to Apply:

All suitably qualified and interested candidates are encouraged to submit their applications (detailed CV with covering letter plus copies of academic qualifications) to The Head of Human Resources, CoRSU Hospital P.O. Box 46 Kisubi, Uganda or email to hr@corsu-hospital.org.

Deadline: 21st June 2017

CORSU Uganda Jobs – 8 Registered Nurses

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Health Jobs Uganda 2017 – Diploma Pharmacy Technician at CoRSU

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Job Title: Pharmacy Technician (1 position) – Health Jobs Uganda 2017 

Reports to: Pharmacist

Employer: Comprehensive Rehabilitation Services in Uganda (

About us:

Health Jobs Uganda 2017: Comprehensive Rehabilitation Services in Uganda (for people with disability) was established in 2006 as a private non-profit, non-governmental organization and is supported by Christian Blind Mission (CBM).

Health Jobs Uganda 2017: CoRSU Rehabilitation Hospital and Rehabilitation Centre on Entebbe Road provides Orthopaedic Surgery, Plastic Surgery and Rehabilitation, mainly for children with disability.

Objective of the Position:

To issue out drugs to patients based on the prescriptions received, assist the Pharmacist in preparation of Pharmacy reports and drug orders as well as stock management.

Duties and Responsibilities

  • Receive written prescription or refill requests and verify that information is complete and accurate.
  • Advises patients and attendants in the proper use and storage of medicines.
  • Maintain proper storage and security conditions for drugs.
  • Assist in the preparation of quality compounded medicines and extemporaneous preparations.
  • Clean, and help maintain equipment and work areas, and sterilize glassware according to prescribed methods.
  • Receive and store incoming supplies, verify quantities against invoices, and inform supervisors of stock needs and shortages.
  • Performs any other duties as may be assigned from time to time.

Qualification & Work Experience:

  • Diploma in Pharmacy from a recognized institution & registered with the Allied Health Professionals’ Council.
  • He/she must have at least 1 years’ clinical work experience in dispensing.

How to Apply: 

Capable People with Disabilities (PWDs) are encouraged to apply.

NB: Qualified persons should submit their applications (detailed CV with covering letter plus copies of Academic Qualifications) to The

Head of Human Resources, CoRSU Hospital P.O. 46 Kisubi or email to hr@corsu-hospital.org. Note that only shortlisted candidates will be notified for interviews.

The closing date of this job posting is: 3rd March, 2017.

Health Jobs Uganda 2017 – Diploma Pharmacy Technician at CoRSU

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Nursing Jobs In Uganda 2017 – 2 Diploma Registered Nurses at CoRSU

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Job Title: Registered Nurse– 2 positions (Nursing Jobs In Uganda 2017)

Reports to: Head of Nursing

About us:

Nursing Jobs In Uganda 2017: Comprehensive Rehabilitation Services in Uganda (for people with disability) was established in 2006 as a private non-profit, non-governmental organization and is supported by Christian Blind Mission (CBM).

Nursing Jobs In Uganda 2017: CoRSU Rehabilitation Hospital and Rehabilitation Centre on Entebbe Road provides Orthopaedic Surgery, Plastic Surgery and Rehabilitation, mainly for children with disability.

Objective of the position:

Nursing Jobs In Uganda 2017: To provide individualized patient care to diversity of patients to make significant difference in the lives of patients and their families.

Duties and Responsibilities

  • Carry out cleaning and disinfection of the theatre daily.
  • Lay the operating rooms ready to receive patients.
  • Prepare instrument trolleys before surgery.
  • Pick drugs and consumables from the store administrator for distribution in the operating rooms.
  • Receive patients from the ward at the transfer bay and cross check using a surgical check list.
  • Administer drugs / insert intravenous cannula when prescribed.
  • Keep with the patient until patient is ready for surgery.
  • Assist the surgeon during the operation.
  • Act as a circulating nurse during operation.
  • Disinfect, wash and send the instruments to the sterilization room.
  • Prepare theatre for the next patient
  • Monitor patients’ vitals regularly and as per doctors’ instructions; and keep proper records until patient is stable
  • Document patient care methodically to enable continuity of care.
  • Identify patient care requirements by establishing rapport with the patient as well as his relatives.
  • Uphold patients’ dignity and confidentiality in all patient care operations.
  • Maintain cooperative relationship among health care teams by communicating information, responding to requests and participating in problem-solving methods.
  • To protect patients and employees by adhering to infection control policies and protocols.(universal precautions)
  • Must always report any fault, break down of equipment to the supervisor as soon as possible.
  • Respond to any other duties assigned by immediate supervisor.

Qualification, Skills & Experience:

  • Registered Nurse preferably with a Diploma in Nursing
  • Certificate in First Aid
  • Registered with the Uganda Nurses and Midwives Council (UNMC)
  • 1 – 2 years’ experience.
  • Good communication skills.
  • Conduct self professionally at all times.

How to Apply: 

Capable People with Disabilities (PWDs) are encouraged to apply.

NB: Qualified persons should submit their applications (detailed CV with covering letter plus copies of Academic Qualifications) to The

Head of Human Resources, CoRSU Hospital P.O. 46 Kisubi or email to hr@corsu-hospital.org. Note that only shortlisted candidates will be notified for interviews.

The closing date: 3rd March, 2017.

Nursing Jobs In Uganda 2017 – 2 Diploma Registered Nurses at CoRSU

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Rakai Health Sciences Program Jobs 2017 – 206 Fresher Research Assistants

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Job Title:     Research Assistant (206 NGO Jobs Uganda 2017)

Organisation: Rakai Health Sciences Program (RHSP)

Deadline: 24th February 2017

Duty Station:

Rakai Health Sciences Program Jobs 2017: Kampala, Wakiso, Mbarara, Mukono, Gulu, Adjumani, Agago, Amolator, Amudat, Amuria, Amuru, Apac, Arua, Budaka, Bududa, Bugiri, Buikwe, Bukedea, Bukomansimbi, Bukwo, Bukambuli, Buliisa, Bundibugyo, Bushenyi, Buvuma, Buyende, Gomba, Hoima,Iganga, Isigiro, Kaabongo, Kabale, Kabarole, Kalungu, Kamuli, Kamwenge, Kanungu, Kapchorwa, Kasese, Katakwi, Kayunga, Kibaale, Kibuku, Kiruhura, Kiryandongo, Koboko, Kole, Kotido,Kween, Kyankwanzi, Kyenjojo, Lamwo, Lira, Luuka, Luwero, Lwengo, Masaka, Masindi, Mayuge, Mbale,  Mitooma, Mityana, Moroto, Mubende, Nakapiripit, Nakaseke, Naksongola, Namayingo, Napak, Nebbi, Oyam, Pader, Pallisa, Rakai, Rukungiri, Sembabule, Serere, Sheema, Sironko, Tororo, umbe and Zombo, Uganda

Reports to: Study Team Supervisor

About US:

NGO Jobs Uganda 2017:  Rakai Health Sciences Program is a collaborative Bio-medical research and service delivery organization. It strives to improve the quality of life of the local population through a combination of community based research, curative services and prevention strategies in the District of Rakai, South Western Uganda. It is based at the Uganda Virus Research Institute – Entebbe and Kalisizo in Rakai District.

About Study:

NGO Jobs Uganda 2017: The Program, in collaboration with the AIDS Control program (ACP) of the Ministry of Health, has been funded to conduct the “Evaluation of the Impact of the National Program for Prevention of Mother-to-Child Transmission of HIV (PMTCT) in Uganda” study in 206 health facilities (HC IIIs, IIs, IVs) in districts;  Adjumani, Agago, Amolator, Amudat, Amuria, Amuru, Apac, Arua, Budaka, Bududa, Bugiri, Buikwe, Bukedea, Bukomansimbi, Bukwo, Bukambuli, Buliisa, Bundibugyo, Bushenyi, Buvuma, Buyende, Gomba, Gulu, Hoima,Iganga, Isigiro, Kaabongo, Kabale, Kabarole, Kalungu, Kampala, Kamuli, Kamwenge, Kanungu, Kapchorwa, Kasese, Katakwi, Kayunga, Kibaale, Kibuku, Kiruhura, Kiryandongo, Koboko, Kole, Kotido,Kween, Kyankwanzi, Kyenjojo, Lamwo, Lira, Luuka, Luwero, Lwengo, Masaka, Masindi, Mayuge, Mbale, Mbarara, Mitooma, Mityana, Moroto, Mubende, Mukono, Nakapiripit, Nakaseke, Naksongola, Namayingo, Napak, Nebbi, Oyam, Pader, Pallisa, Rakai, Rukungiri, Sembabule, Serere, Sheema, Sironko, Tororo, Wakiso,Yumbe and Zombo .

Key Duties and Responsibilities:  

  • Actively participate in protocol and standard operating procedures (SOP) training and retraining
  • Screen and enroll study participants
  • Administer study informed consent to study participants
  • Collect service and research data from study participants using standard tools
  • Collect study samples from participants
  • Compile and submit progress reports
  • Any other official duties as may be assigned from time to time by a study team supervisor.

Qualifications, Skills and Experience: 

  • The applicant should possess a certificate in any nursing course from a reputable institution
  • One year working experience in PMTCT
  • The applicants must be Ugandans and able to fluently speak the relevant local language (Runyakitara, Swahili, Luo and Luganda) of the health facility location. Please check list at the bottom of advert for the duty stations.
  • Proficiency in both written and spoken English.
  • Ability to use a Smartphone
  • Immunization or research in a reputable institution or health facility
  • Excellent interpersonal and organizational skills.
  • Ability to effectively work with minimum supervision.
  • Skills in interviewing adults.
  • Computer literacy skills
  • Certificates in Good Clinical Practice and/or Human Subjects Protection are an added advantage.
  • Applicants must indicate the district Health Facility of preference in the application letter and on the envelope.

How to Apply: NGO Jobs Uganda 2017

All suitably qualified and interested applicants should send their application letter, valid academic documents and detailed resume (CV) with three recognizable referees to:

The Human Resource Manager,

Rakai Health Sciences Program,

P.O. Box 279, Kalisizo, Rakai, Uganda

OR

Send by E-mail to: info@rhsp.org

NB:  Please indicate clearly the health facility of choice in the application and on envelop (You can apply for more than one health facility)

District (HC II, III, IV)

Kampala District: Reach Out – Mbuya Clinic HC II, Katwe Martyrs Clinic HC II, Bazadde Clinic and Kez Medical Centre

Mubende District: Kassanda HC IV, Kyakiddu HC II, Kanseera HC II, Bweyongedde HC II, Kansambya HC II, Kitenaa HC III, St. Joseph Madudu HC III, Kiganda HC IV, St. Matia Mulumba HC III (Kawungera Parish) and Kitokolo HC II

Lira District: Apuce HC II, Boroboro HC III, Ongica HO III, Barr HC III, Agali HC III, Abunga HC II, Ngetta HC III, Amach HC IV, Lira Maternity Home HC II, Anyangatir HC II, Ayago HC III

Tororo District: Rubongi Military Hospital, Osia HC II, Paya HC III, Tororo General Hospital

Wakiso District: Gombe HC II, Naluvule Medical Centre, Kyengera HC II, Kasozo HC II, Muzinda Katereke HC II, Senta Medicare Clinic

Rakai District: Kyebe HC III, Kayonza Dwaniro HC II, Byakabanda HC III, Lwankoni HC III, Mutukula HC III, Lwamaggwa Ngo HC II, Kagamba HC II, Bugona HC II, Bikira/Bikiira Maria HC III

Luuka District: Kiwalazi HC II, Bugambo HC II, Innula HC II and Kibinga HC II

Gulu District: Koro Abili HC II, Binya HC II, Pawel Angany HC II, Labworomor HC III, Patiko HC III, Ongako HC III, Layibi Techo HC III, Opit HC III, Gulu Regional Referral Hospital

Mukono District: Namuganga HC III, Kasambwe HC II, Kateete HC II, Namuyenje HC II, Mbaliga HC II, Kyampisi HC III, Mukono COU HC IV

Bukomansimbi District: Butenga HC IV, Kabigi Muslim HC II, Kagoggo HC II, St. Mechtilda Kitaasa HC III, Bigasa HC III, St. Mary’s Maternity Home HC III

Namayingo District: Mutumba HC III, Bukimbi HC II, Syanyonja HC II, Bumalenge HC II, Arua District: Cilio HC III, Tuku HC II, Olujobo HC III, Ombidriondrea HC III

Mityana District: Kalangaalo HC II, Bulera HC III, Mpongo HC II, Mityana Nakaseeta HC II GOVT, Busunju HC II

Amuru District: Guru Guru HC II, Pabbo (NGO) HC III, Parabonqo HC II

Buhweju District: Bihanga HC III, Burere HC III and Kikamba HC II

Gomba District: Kanzira HC II, Kisozi HC III GOVT, Bukalagi HC III, Bulwadda HC II, Ngeribalya HC II

Kamuli District:  Bugeywa HC II, Kibuye HC II, Kasolwe HC II

Kayunga District: Nazigo Mission HC II, Wabwoko HC III, Busaale HC II

Kabarole District: Kida Hospital, Kihembo SDA HC II, Nyabuswa HC II

Oyam District: Agulurude HC III, Atura HC II, Atipe HC II

Kasese District: Kitswamba HC III, Mahango HC III, Kanyatsi HC II

Kiruhura District: Kiruhura Ngomba HC II GOVT, Engari Community HC III, Rurambira HC II, Rwemikoma HC III

Hoima District: Butema HC III, Tonya HC II, Dwooli HC III

Agago District: Lamiyo HC II, Alop HC II, Pakor HC II

Sembabule District:  Katimba HC III, Mitete HC II, Lwebitakuli GVT HC III

Serere District:  Kagwara HC II, Kamusala HC II

Luwero District: Good Hope MC HC II, St. Panagiotis HC II, Luteete HC II

Pallisa District:  Kanyumu HC II, Kamuge HC III

Lwengo District: Makondo HC II, Kisansala HC II, St. Aloysius Ngobya Dom. Clinic

Rukungiri District: Kebisoni HC IV, Masya GVT HC II

Nakaseke District: Kirema HC III, Kyangatto HC II

Mbarara District: Bugamba HC IV, Ruti HC II

Kaabong District:  Lomeris HC II, Kathile HC III

Apac District: Inomo HC III, Ayago HC II

Amudat District: Cheptapoyo HC II, Looro HC II

Buikwe District: Najjembe HC III, Kisimba Muslim HC II

Bukedea District: Malera HC III, Kolir HC III

Bukwo District: Kapkoros HC II, Mutushet HC II

Buliisa District: Butiaba HC II, Kigwera HC II

Buyende District: Wandago HC II, Ndandho HC II

Isingiro District: Rushasha HC III, Nshungyezi HC III

Adjumani District: Bira HC II NGO

Amolatar District: Amolatar HC IV

Amuria District: Ale re HC II

Budaka District: Butove HC II

Bududa District: Namaitsu HC II

Bugiri District: Nankoma HC IV

Butambuli District:  Masira HC III

Bundibugyo District: Bundingoma HC II

Bushenyi District: Kyeizooba HC III

Buvuma District: Buwooya HC II

Iganga District: Nsale HC II

Kalungu District:  Kiti HC III

Kanungu District: Kihiihi HC IV

Kapchorwa District: Kaserem Christian Med Centre HC II

Katakwi District: Katakwi Akoboi HC II GOVT

Kibaale District:  Nkooko HC III

Kibuku District: Kenkebu HC II

Koboko District: Kuluba HC II

Kole District:  Opeta HC II GOVT (KOLE)

Kotido District: Lookorok HC II

Kween District: Kaproron HC IV

Kyankwanzi District: Nakitembe HC II

Masaka District: Kiyumba HC IV

Masindi District: Masindi Hospital

Mbale District: Bumadada HC III

Mitooma District: Rurama HC II

Nakapiripirit District: Natirae HC II

Nakasongola District: Kazwama HC II

Napak District: Lotome HC III

Nebbi District: Jupanziri HC III

Pader District: Okinga HC II

Sheema District: Shuuku HC IV

Sironko District: Buwalasi HC III

Yumbe District: Ambelechu HC II

Zombo District: Atyenda HC II

Fresher Jobs In Uganda:  NGO Jobs Uganda 2017 – 206 Fresher Research Assistant Jobs at RHSP

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Fresher Clinical Officer Jobs – St. Rita Medical Center Uganda

 

Organization: St. Rita Medical Center, Kiwenda

Duty Station: Gayaza, Wakiso, Uganda

About US:

St. Rita Medical Center is a private not-for-profit health facility located in Kiwenda, Gayaza.

Key Duties and Responsibilities:

  • The Clinical Officer participates in diagnosis, treatment and management of patients
  • Routinely evaluates patients and refers them for specialized health care.
  • Participates in the delivery of quality health care to patients.
  • Adheres to the professional Code of Conduct and Ethics.
  • Takes part in Outreach and community health programmes.
  • Participates in research activities and health data collection.
  • Compiles and submit periodic reports.
  • Performs any other duties as may be assigned from time to time.

Qualifications, Skills and Experience: 

  • The Clinical Officer should hold a Diploma in Clinical Medicine or its equivalent from a recognized University/ Institution.
  • The applicants must also be registered with the Uganda Medical and Dental Practitioners Council
  • Possess a valid annual practicing license (APL)
  • A minimum of two years of related experience in a non-profit organization.

How to Apply:

All suitably qualified and interested candidates should send a typed letter of application together with current curriculum vitae showing details of your address and contact plus copies of certificates with two references to: thehealthmedics@gmail.com

Contact +256 704 146730 and / or +256 701 032 850 for more information.

NB: Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.

Deadline: 6th January, 2017

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Fresher Area Health Coordinator Jobs (7) – BRAC Uganda

BRAC Uganda Jobs

Duty Station:
Kitgum, Padel, Mbarara, Gulu & Koboko

Job details:
BRAC, one of the largest Non-Governmental Development Organization in the world, working in a number of countries in Africa and Asia on poverty alleviation Programs, is registered in Uganda as BRAC Uganda. The organization implements integrated development approach combining Education, Health, Agriculture, Livestock, Adolescent Empowerment and Microfinance. For more information please visit BRAC‘s website
www.brac.net. BRAC Uganda invites applications from suitably qualified Ugandans to fill up the available vacant positions.

BRAC UGANDA, Health-Program
BRAC’s health program leads an extensive community based primary health care program with Community Health Promoters (CHPs) with objectives to reduce maternal and child health and improve nutritional and health status of the community. Program trains, supervises and manages 4,075 community Health Promoters (CHPs) and health promoters (volunteers) across 68 districts focusing on provision of reproductive, maternal, neonatal & child health care (RMNCH), reducing vulnerability to communicable diseases and improving nutrition.
7 Area Health Coordinators
Reports to: Regional Health Coordinator
Location: Kitgum, Padel, Mbarara, Gulu & Koboko
Salary: Competitive

Core Roles and Responsibilities

  • Supervise, support, monitor and manage branch Project Assistants and CHPs under the area
  • Conduct monthly CHP refreshers at branch level, and any other training as needed
  • Manage branch stock position, payments and deposits ensuring no discrepancies/irregularities
  • Supervise and monitor program activities conducted by Project Assistants and CHPs
  • Visit CHPs within their communities, supervise health forums with Project Assistants and CHPs, conduct household visits, and ANCs/ PNCs together with the PAH.
  • Visit branch offices on regular basis and ensure all registers and stock/store and health accounts are updated (maintained property)
  • Strongly practice and maintain (uphold/conduct) organizational values and objectivity in all activities and ensure other team members are adhering to it through their activities
    Liaise with the district and local government and other partners as Needed

REQUIRED QUALIFICATIONS AND SKILLS

  • Minimum of Bachelor’s degree in Health fields.
  • 2-3 years health related working experience.
  • Fluency in multiple relevant local languages will be an added advantage.
  • Possess excellent people skills and sufficient experience and ability to work in the field
  • Ability to supervise, motivate, inspire and establish trust among team members
  • Sufficient computer skills (MS office proficiency), Report writing and analytical skills
  • Ability to work both independently with minimal supervision as well as in a team setting

Job application procedure
Interested candidates who meet the above qualifications, must submit their application letter, Curriculum Vitae (including: Date of birth, Education qualification, language proficiency, work experience, Salary expectation and at least 2 referees in Ms. Office Word Document), All Scanned copies of academic /other supporting documents, MUST BE IN ONE PDF FILE. In total, there must only be 2 attachments sent to hrd.uganda@brac.net, Not later than 23rd December, 2016.

NB. Only Soft Copy Applications will be considered, and only shortlisted candidates will be contacted. The subject must be the name of the position applied for strictly.

Deadline of this Job: Not later than 23rd December, 2016

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Fresher Medical Representatives (100) – Abacus Parenteral Drugs Limited

Duty Station: Kampala, Uganda

Reports to: Country Manager

About Us:

Abacus Parenteral Drugs Limited is one of the largest sterile injectable pharmaceutical companies in East Africa, with a market presence in Tanzania, Kenya, South Sudan, DR Congo, Burundi and Rwanda. We primarily manufacture and market products across multiple markets, and therapeutic segments. A significant majority of these products are generic drugs that are capable of being directly injected into the human body and are used predominantly in the treatment of critical illnesses. Our product range also includes various therapeutic segments, including ophthalmology, optic and nasal. We offer eye, ear and nasal drops in plastic bottles of 10ml. We also offer our intravenous infusion range with Nipple Head, produced by BFS Technology.

Job Summary:  The Medical Representatives will be required to detail, demonstrate, promote and sell the Company’s Brand and Generic Products within Uganda. The incumbent will also develop products’ market and plan strategies to ensure continuous growth of their Sales. The incumbent will educate Medical fraternity on the new developments in medicine of the companies assigned to you. He/ she will also be tasked with achieving sales target set by company.

Key Duties and Responsibilities:  

Daily:

  • Meeting Doctors/Pharmacist/Nurses and promote assigned products.
  • Meeting Pharmacies/Drug shops and promotes assigned products.
  • Booking and Delivering Orders for various Customers.
  • Prepare daily report.

Weekly:

  • Weekly meetings with Business Development Manager for planning the activities of the week.
  • Prepare the week’s feedback and report to Business Development Manager.
  • Competitor’s activities information.
  • Response of customers to our strategies.

Monthly:

  • Prepare a tour program with consultation of Business Development Manager.
  • Prepare a monthly report of sales and activities done during the month.
  • Activity Plan for the next month.

Other Job Responsibilities:

  • Act as a representative for the company and provide excellent customer service in terms of supply of stock on receiving of order, providing information on drugs and prices.
  • Suggesting and implementing strategies for increasing the sales volume of assigned products.
  • Perform any other duties as assigned by Country Manager.

Qualifications, Skills and Experience:  

  • The ideal candidates for the Medical Representative vacancies should preferably hold Bachelor’s degree, Diplomas in Pharmacy, Clinical Medicine, Orthopedics or any other Medical/ Biological qualifications from a recognized Institution.
  • One year of experience as a Medical Representative with reputable pharmaceutical company
  • Knowledge of Products
  • Marketing and Sales Skills
  • Customer Management Skills
  • High Adaptability
  • Territory knowledge
  • Excellent communication, presentation, negotiation and persuasive selling skills.
  • Excellent interpersonal skills and self-motivated with a demonstration of initiative
  • Ability to work independently as well as in a team.
  • Computer literacy skills with proficiency in MS Office
  • Candidates with experience in a multinational pharmaceutical company and marketing international medical brand products will have an added advantage.
  • Candidates that are conversant with different region markets have an added advantage
  • Candidates who speak several other languages apart from English & Luganda also have an added advantage
  • Language: Intermediate level of English and one other language.
  • Attitude: Sociable, Adventurous, Decisive, Hard Working, Extrovert
  • Personal Competencies:

o   Strategic Focus

o   Result orientation

o   Commercial acumen

o   Customer focus

o   Team working and collaboration

o   Good computer skills

o   Excellent communication skills

o   Research skills

  • Age: Below 32 years

How to Apply:

All suitably qualified and interested candidates should send their applications and updated CVs either by post or hand delivery or E-mail to:

The Human Resource Manager,

Kiboko Group of Companies,

Location: Plot Nos. 28B, 32B, 34B, UMA Show Grounds, Lugogo

Postal: P.O. Box 31376, Kampala, Uganda

By email to: careers@kibokogroup.com and copy: thomast@kibokogroup.com (Kindly indicate the position you’re applying for in the subject line of your email)

Deadline: 23rd December, 2016 by 5:00 PM