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.


  • 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



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.


  •  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

Church of Uganda Jobs – Enrolled Nurse



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