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Mercy Corps Uganda Jobs – Data Management Trainees

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Job Title:     Data Management Trainees

Organization: Mercy Corps

Duty Station:  Uganda

About US:

Mercy Corps Uganda Jobs: Mercy Corps is an international non-profit organization which implements high-quality, analytical development programmes in very difficult places. Mercy Corps has been operating in Uganda since 2006. It has and continues to implement programs in Acholi and Karamoja sub regions. Mercy Corps is taking a community-led, market driven approach to address poverty and food insecurity needs through interventions that get to the root causes and contributing factors of economic vulnerability. Donors include the United States Agency for International Development (USAID), DFID, Mastercard Foundation, WALMART Foundation, Coca Cola Africa Foundation, US Depart of State (DOS) /PEPFAR, ECHO and Nike Foundation.

Job Summary: 

Mercy Corps Uganda Jobs: The primary aim of the graduate trainee program is to ensure mutual benefit for the trainee and the organization. The position holders will work closely with the Monitoring, Evaluation and Learning team to ensure program quality in accordance with accepted standards, providing essential feedback for learning, accountability and decision making. They will be equipped to provide internal capacity building for program staff on monitoring and evaluation activities/standards as well as review and develop necessary tools that feed into the needs of the DYNAMIC program. The Data Management trainee will be responsible for ensuring and maintaining an accurate and up to date program database which will be used to inform program indicators. They will also be required to provide training and on-going support for program and partner staff to ensure timely and quality data collection, analysis, storage, retrieval and reporting. The trainee will participate in providing data for production of program periodic reports and compiling data on program progress performance against set targets.

Key Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Conduct monthly longitudinal studies with selected youth across Kitgum, Lamwo, Pader and Omoro depending on the field office that s/he will be attached
  • Support design and implementation of assessments and other pre and post data collection actions and analysis.
  • Ensure quality control procedures and accuracy of entered data and comparing it with the existing filing system to make sure all records are consistent and aligned.
  • Support entry of data received from DYNAMIC staff and partners into excel spreadsheets, google sheets and mWater – a cloud based data collection and storage platform

Qualifications, Skills and Experience: 

  • The applicants for the Mercy Corps Data Management Trainee jobs must hold a bachelor’s degrees in Computer Science, Information Systems, Software Engineering, Statistics, Quantitative Economics, Demography or any other related field
  • Previous experience with quantitative data collection and reporting techniques
  • Ability to design and implement surveys, have knowledge of commonly used probability and purposive sampling techniques.
  • Willingness to ride a motorbike; have a valid permit

How to Apply:

All suitably qualified and interested candidates should send their E-mail applications including a cover letter clearly stating the salary requirements, updated CV (with three professional referees), and copies of academic qualifications/certificates addressed to the Senior HR and Legal Manager, Mercy Corps Uganda to: ug-mcjobs@mercycorps.org

Deadline:  15th March 2018

Mercy Corps Uganda Jobs – Data Management Trainees

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Oxfam Uganda Jobs – Administrative Assistant

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ob Title: Administrative Assistant  (Intrahealth Uganda Jobs)

Employer:  Oxfam International

Job Location: Kampala

Job Summary

Oxfam Uganda Jobs: The Administrative Assistant will support the logistics operations of the company. The Administrative Assistant will primarily support the logistics operations with a particular focus on fleet, procurement and adequate stewardship of agency resources (Assets); implement and document Oxfam standard procedures and practices of purchasing, and promote accountability of resources and, facilitate provision of HR, administrative and other support services.

About Program:

Currently, Oxfam is implementing a humanitarian response to address the humanitarianneeds of South Sudanese refugees hosted in West Nile sub-region. Oxfam’s areas of intervention include WASH, Emergency Food Security and Vulnerable Livelihoods (EFSVL), Gender and Protection. Oxfam works with local partners as a strategy for building humanitarian preparedness and response capacity within the organisations.

About Oxfam

Oxfam is an international confederation of 17 affiliates networked together in more than 90 countries committed to ridding the world of poverty and injustice. To achieve this, we support local projects in developing countries, we lobby governments and companies to take into account the interests of the poorest people and we campaign to involve citizens in our work. We implement our programs by working with local NGO partners and civil society organizations and engaging with private sector and governments. Oxfam employs over 6,000 people worldwide in more than 90 countries. In Uganda, our program is anchored on three broad themes deliberately focused on Women’s Rights: Resilient Livelihoods, Governance and Accountability and Humanitarian Preparedness and Response.

Qualifications & Requirements:

  • The ideal candidate for the Oxfam Administrative Assistant job placement must hold a Bachelor’s degree in a relevant field
  • Previous exposure and experience preferably with a non-profit organization

How to apply:

All suitably qualified and interested candidates should send their applications in writing, including a cover letter and curriculum vitae (Not exceeding 2MB) to the Human Resource Manager at Oxfamuganda-jobs@oxfamnovib.nl

Please Indicate the position name in the email subject line. Only short-listed candidates will be contacted.

Deadline: 28th July 2017

Oxfam Uganda Jobs – Administrative Assistant

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Watoto Church Jobs 2017 – 4 School Counselors

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Job Title: 4 School Counselors (Watoto Church Jobs 2017)

Job at: Watoto Child Care Ministries

Duty Station: Kampala, Wakiso, Mpigi and Gulu, Uganda

About Us:

Watoto Church Jobs 2017:  This is a ministry of Watoto Church that rescues vulnerable children and restores dignity to them by providing holistically for their physical, spiritual and emotional needs. Watoto has operations in Kampala, Wakiso, Mpigi and Gulu.

Key Duties and Responsibilities:  

  • Designs career programs according to the needs of the learners
  • Conducts one-on-one sessions with the learners concerning their careers and dreams
  • Rightly places technical students, guide students on selection of subject combinations /Tertiary institutions , colleges, etc and marketable trade
  • Links up with resource persons/facilitators to inspire students in their fields of expertise/guide student on careers
  • The jobholder also networks for exposure, trips and resource mobilization
  • Conducts academic conferences/guide them on smart goals setting/revision tips/give information on value for Education
  • Conducts One-on-one with students concerning their academic improvement and strategies
  • Carries out Career data collection for all classes from Nursery to S.6

Qualifications, Skills and Experience:

  • The applicants for the Watoto Child Care Ministries School Counselor jobs should hold Diplomas/Degrees counselling or a related field.
  • A minimum of two years’ experience in a school setting
  • Excellent interpersonal skills
  • Show commitment to work within a team environment
  • Keen attention to detail
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Good time management skills
  • Ability to solve problems creatively
  • Ability to work unsupervised
  • High degree of flexibility, initiative and confidentiality

How to Apply

All suitably qualified and interested candidates should send one merged PDF with a cover letter, academic documents and CV ( not more than 6 pages, less than 20MB) a cell recommendation letter to careers@watotochurch.com (Subject Line: Counselor – First Name, Last Name).

Deadline: 30th June 2017

Watoto Church Jobs 2017 – 4 School Counselors

 

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Doctors with Africa Jobs – 5 Social Workers

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Job Title:     Social Workers (5 No Experience Job Opportunities) – Doctors with Africa Jobs:

Organisation: Doctors with Africa CUAMM

Duty Station: Uganda

About US:

Doctors with Africa Jobs: Doctors with Africa CUAMM was the first non-governmental organisation (NGO) in the field of healthcare to be officially recognised in Italy.  Doctors with Africa Cuamm is the largest Italian body working to improve and safeguard the health of African populations.

About Project:

Doctors with Africa CUAMM is due to implement a district health systems strengthening project in West Nile with a similar intervention already running in Karamoja in partnership with UNICEF. The purpose of the project is to support the district health systems in service planning, implementation, support supervision, quality improvement and information management and reporting leading to sustainable increase in access to health services especially maternal, neonatal, adolescent, nutrition and EMTCT services and stronger district health systems. The project will focus on strategies and delivery platforms that have potential to reach the most vulnerable children in both host communities and refugee settlements. Districts with refugees will receive support in line with the Refugee and Host Population Empowerment (ReHoPE) strategy, in order to deliver government-led, multi sector actions directed to both host communities and refugees.

Job Summary: The Social Worker will plan for and ensure implementation VHT activities including meetings, home visiting and reporting. The incumbent will work in liaison with VHT focal person at the district and the sub-county health assistants to ensure proper supervision of VHTs and collection of data. Organize and ensure implementation of outreach services.

Qualifications, Skills and Experience: 

  • The ideal candidates for the Social worker jobs should possess Bachelor’s degrees in sociology, social work and social administration, community development, development studies or related courses.
  • Ability to speak one or more West Nile languages
  • Previous experience in community health programming and activity implementation.
  • Ability to communicate clearly and with confidence.
  • Preference will be given to candidates who can demonstrate that they have sound experience working in the region and/or in a closely related project
  • Demonstrated ability to work in difficult environments of scarcity and with minimum supervision.

How to Apply:

All suitably qualified and interested candidates should send their applications with telephone contacts and contactable referees addressed or delivered to: The Human Resource Officer, Doctors with Africa CUAMM P.O. Box 7214 Kampala, Email uganda@cuamm.org. The Email subject of the applications should include the title of the job advert. Emails and attachments (only CV and Application letter) must not exceed 2MB otherwise they will be rejected by server. Hard copies can also be delivered to the CUAMM Country Offfice in Kansanga.

Deadline: 30th June 2017 by 5:00pm.

Doctors with Africa Jobs – 5 Social Workers

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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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CORSU Jobs 2017 – 2 Social Workers

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Job Title: 2 Social Workers (CORSU Jobs 2017)

Organization: Comprehensive Rehabilitation Services in Uganda (CORSU)

Duty Station: Kisubi, Wakiso, Uganda

Reports to: Head of Advocacy and Partnership

About US:

CORSU Jobs 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 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 Social Worker will support the hospital management in providing Social work services such as socioeconomic assessments, interventions and counselling to clients/ patients.         »

Qualifications, Skills and Experience: 

  • The applicants must hold Bachelor’s Degree in Social Work and Social Administration.
  • Some healthcare/hospice or administration experience preferred.
  • Prior work experience preferred in a rehabilitation hospital is an added advantage.
  • Sensitivity to the impact of life and psychosocial/medical issues faced by individuals with disabilities.
  • Ability to demonstrate flexibility by performing a variety of tasks, communicate effectively and assertively with people of all socioeconomic backgrounds.

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 Jobs 2017 – 2 Social Workers

 

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EGPAF Uganda Jobs – 8 Research Assistants

EGPAF Uganda Jobs

Vacancy title: 8 Research Assistants ()

Jobs at: Elizabeth Glaser Pediatric AIDS Foundation

Duty Station: Mbarara with frequent travel to study site located in south west Uganda

Department: Research and Evaluation

Reports to: Study Coordinator

Duration: 8 months

Job details:

EGPAF Uganda Jobs : The Elizabeth Glaser Pediatric AIDS Foundation is a global leader in the fight against pediatric HIV and AIDS, working in 19 countries and at over 5,000 sites around the world to prevent the transmission of HIV to children, and to help those already infected. Today, because of the highly successful work of the Foundation and its partners, pediatric AIDS has been virtually eliminated in the United States. With a growing global staff of over 1,000, nine out of f0 work in the field. The Foundations global mission is to implement HIV prevention, care, and treatment programs; further advance innovative research; and to execute strategic and targeted global advocacy activities to bring dramatic change to the lives of millions of women, children, and families worldwide.

Job Summary:
EGPAF Uganda Jobs : The Research Assistant will be supervised by the Study Coordinator. The Incumbent will work closely with the Study Coordinator and the SOAR Uganda team on IPAC study. He/she collects and processes research data in support of the IPAC study. He/she arranges and conducts field interviews as appropriate to the study, and records research data in accordance with specified protocol and procedures at the study sites.

Core Duties and Responsibilities
Travel to field sites to collect and record data as appropriate to the specific objectives of the study. Work closely with health care workers at the sites to identity potential study participants, assess eligibility and recruit them. Conduct informed consent processes with potential participants according to the study procedures. Develop interview schedules; identify potential subjects, arrange and conduct interviews in accordance with predetermined interview protocol, data collection procedures, and documentation standards. As appropriate to the specified position, code and verify data in accordance with the IPAC standard operating procedures, and enter data into the data collection paper tools. Ensure that data collected are accurate, complete. properly handled and stored in accordance with study SOPs and confidentiality stipulations. Obtains study informed consent and enrolls study participants. Conducts research interviews and enters study data into the electronic data capture system. Complies with protocols, ethics and regulations and adheres to good research practices.

Knowledge, Skills and Abilities
A degree in Statistics, Population Studies Demography, Epidemiology and other related disciplines, including Social Sciences and Public Health. Prior experience in conducting research i.e. data collection and recording and conducting interviews Knowledge of MOH facility data collection registers and HMIS tools. Knowledge of and prior training in protection of human subjects in research and ethics regulations to ensure compliance with all local and international requirements, Ability to understand and apply specified field and/or laboratory research procedures and protocols. Excellent in speaking, reading and writing the following languages: English and Runyakitara. Able to work in south west Uganda

Job application procedure
Please send cover letter and CV to: Senior Human Resources Manager, Elizabeth Glaser Pediatric AIDS Foundation (EGPAF) Plot 15 Kitante Close, Kampala, P.0. Box 21127, Kampala, Uganda
Application should be sent UgandaRecruitment@pedaids.org  .

Deadline for submission of applications is June 29th. 2017.

NO HAND DELIVERED APPLICATIONS WILL BE ACCEPTED.

INDICATE IN THE SUBJECT LINE EMAIL POSITION BEING APPLIED FOR.

 

EGPAF Uganda Jobs – 8 Research Assistants