UN Jobs - Movement Control Assistant at United Nations Organization Stabilization Mission in the Democratic Republic of the Congo (MONUSCO)

Job Title:            Movement Control Assistant
Organization: United Nations Organization Stabilization Mission in the Democratic Republic of the Congo (MONUSCO)
Duty Station: Entebbe, Uganda
Job Opening Number: ESB/TJO/LL/001/02-2017
Reports to: Regional Movement Control Officer
Grade: GS-4

About US:
Following the signing of the Lusaka Ceasefire Agreement in July 1999 between the Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC) and five regional States (Angola, Namibia, Rwanda, Uganda and Zimbabwe) in July 1999, the Security Council established the United Nations Organization Mission in the Democratic Republic of the Congo (MONUC) by its resolution 1279 of 30 November 1999, initially to plan for the observation of the ceasefire and disengagement of forces and maintain liaison with all parties to the Ceasefire Agreement. Later in a series of resolutions, the Council expanded the mandate of MONUC to the supervision of the implementation of the Ceasefire Agreement and assigned multiple related additional tasks.

Key Duties and Responsibilities: Within delegated authority, the Movement Control Assistant will carry out the following duties:
Cargo Warehouse duties:
  • Receives and registers cargo movement requests for air/ground transportation.
  • Prepares and completes cargo manifests and any other related documentation.
  • Makes arrangement for customs clearance and related documentation.
  • The jobholder lifts and carries cargo as required, and ensures it (including dangerous goods) is loaded in accordance with the International Regulation.
  • Informs appropriate consignees in due time on delivery of shipments.
Tracks and traces missing cargo and provide with adequate feedback.
Passenger Booking duties:
  • Receives and ensures the movements of personnel (MOP’s) are received within the required period and that they are all electronically prepared.
  • Ensure all passengers (as far as is possible) are aware of the check in times or changes to flights and minimize flight delays by ensuring that the check-in counters are opened and closed on time.
  • Check-in passenger to include manifest confirmation/amendments, baggage identification and weighing distribution of boarding passes.
  • Boards and deplanes passengers in accordance with the safety procedures standards in respect of refueling, use of mobile phone and approaching f aircraft.
  • The jobholder ensures that all passengers, their baggage or property are scanned and accounted for at the time of check-in.
  • Fulfils the duties of baggage handler by retrieving or loading the baggage into the aircraft, transferring of luggage to the terminal area, and follows-up on misplaced or any damaged baggage.
  • Assist in coordination of troop rotations.
Support and Planning duties:
  • Receives supplies from different sections, arranges for transportation and follows-up from delivery to destination.
  • Prepares and process monthly attendance records, MOPs/Waivers, leave requests, F.10 claims, Cargo Movement Requests (CMRs), e-job supply requests and other documentation as required.
  • Prepares, compiles and maintains the monthly passenger and cargo statistics related to air/ground movements.
  • Drafts routine correspondences and distributes to various officials.
  • Performs other duties as and when required by the supervisor.

Qualifications, Skills and Experience:
  • The ideal candidate for the United Nations Organization Stabilization Mission in the Democratic Republic of the Congo (MONUSCO Movement Control Assistant job should hold a High school diploma or equivalent is required.
  • Vocational Training certificate in air cargo operation is an asset.
  • A minimum of five years of experience in Air Cargo Operations is desirable.
  • At least three years of progressively responsible experience in movement control related services or general experience in the field of transport, travel related or logistic fields or administration.
  • Working experience in providing International Air Cargo Operations and in the handling and transportation of Dangerous Air Cargo are an asset
  • Previous exposure and experience working in a multicultural and/or international work environment is highly desirable.
  • Valid national driving license and Operator license for forklift or other form of Material Handling Equipment (MHE) are required
  • Proven knowledge of Cargo Stowage on board aircraft; Weight and balance calculations, preparation of airway bills and building of aircraft cargo pallets; Valid certificate in IATA Dangerous Goods Regulations; Computer literacy in word processing, spreadsheets and database are desirable
  • Languages: Fluency in oral and written English is required. Knowledge of another official United Nations language is an advantage.

Personal Competencies:
  • Professionalism: Wide exposure to the full range of passenger and cargo aircraft operations. Expertise in the field and capability to comprehend and reconcile the diverse Air/Sea/Road Cargo Transportation and Customs procedure, proven analytical and evaluation skills and ability to work independently. Shows pride in work and in achievements; demonstrates professional competence and mastery of subject matter; is conscientious and efficient in meeting commitments, observing deadlines and achieving results; is motivated by professional rather than personal concerns; shows persistence when faced with difficult problems or challenges; remains calm in stressful situations.
  • Planning & Organizing: Develops clear goals that are consistent with agreed strategies; identifies
  • priority activities and assignments; adjusts priorities as required; allocates appropriate amount of time and resources for completing work; foresees risks and allows for contingencies when planning; monitors and adjusts plans and actions as necessary; uses time efficiently.
  • Client Orientation: Considers all those to whom services are provided to be “clients” and seeks to see things from clients’ point of view; Establishes and maintains productive partnerships with clients by gaining their trust and respect; Identifies clients’ needs and matches them to appropriate solutions; Monitors ongoing developments inside and outside the clients’ environment to keep informed and anticipate problems; Keeps clients informed of progress or setbacks in projects; Meets timeline for delivery of products or services to client.
NB: The United Nations does not charge a fee at any stage of the recruitment process (application, interview meeting, processing, or training). The United Nations does not concern itself with information on applicants’ bank accounts. Women are strongly encouraged to apply.

How to Apply:
All suitably qualified and interested Ugandan candidates should send their applications the following documents:
  • The United Nations Personal History form (P-11), Download Here; This should be signed
  • Proof of required academic certificates i.e. Academic Certificate(s) and/or High School/Secondary Diplomas
  • Latest performance evaluation reports / appraisals

The applicants with the completed documents are strongly encouraged to apply via e-mail and must include the Vacancy Announcement Number (check beginning of this advert) and Job Title to: rsce2-recruitment@un.org

Deadline: 4th March 2017

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5 Fresher Data Officer NGO Jobs - Infectious Diseases Institute (IDI)

Organisation: Infectious Diseases Institute (IDI)
Duty Station: Uganda
Reports to: Assistant Data Manager

About US:
The Infectious Diseases Institute (IDI) is an international non-profit organization which is a partnership of infectious diseases and public health specialists. The overall objective of the IDI is to strengthen health systems with strong emphasis on Infectious Diseases, through Research and Capacity Development. IDI has five operational areas through which it works to achieve its mission: Prevention, Care and Treatment; Training, Research and Laboratory services (provided through a partnership with the Makerere University - John Hopkins University Core Lab) and Outreach.

About Project:
As part of its comprehensive HIV/AIDS services, the Infectious Diseases Institute (IDI) offers free Voluntary Male Medical Circumcision for HIV prevention in the Mid-Western and West Nile regions of Uganda.

Job Summary: The Data Officer will be responsible for site level data management. He / She will ensure the complete, accurate and timely filling of data in HMIS tools and, abstract and enter all data into appropriate software in a timely manner. The incumbent will participate in data analysis and compilation of the required site specific reports.

Key Duties and Responsibilities:  
  • Using the appropriate MoH tools (HMIS), capture SMC clients’ data as required and ensure that client charts and all related documents are securely filed at the end of each activity day as required.
  • Abstract and input clerical data into the relevant system using appropriate software packages
  • Regularly review data for accuracy and completeness
  • Actively participate in analysis and interpretation of data 
Qualifications, Skills and Experience:
  • The applicant for the Data Officer job placement should preferably hold a diploma in Information technology, information systems, computer science, statistics or any other relevant field.
  • At least two years working experience in data management in a health related field.
  • Computer literacy skills i.e. proficiency in Excel, Word, Power Point
  • Knowledge of the Health Information Management System
  • Demonstrated ability to work in multidisciplinary teams.

How to Apply:
All interested and suitably qualified candidates should send their application letter, CVs (with three professional referees) to:

The Human Resources Manager,
Infectious Diseases Institute,
P.O. Box 22418, Kampala, Uganda

Email to: hr@idi.co.ug

Deadline:  10th March 2017

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Head Chef Job Placement - FUE (Fast Foods Company)

Job Title:         Head Chef
Organisation: Federation of Uganda Employers (FUE)
Duty Station: Kampala, Uganda
Reports to: Operations Manager

About US:
Federation of Uganda Employers (FUE) is a voluntary membership organization established and fully owned by the Employers. It was founded in 1958 as the representative body of all Employers in Uganda. It was registered as an Association in 1960 under the Trustee Incorporation Act. It’s a voice of all Employers on Social and Economic issues. It is an organization that advocates for Employers’ rights. They would like to recruit for one of their clients in the fast foods industry.

Job Summary: The Head Chef will be managing production operations in line with the established standard operating procedures while ensuring quality, creativity, cost control and a memorable guest experience.

Key Duties and Responsibilities:   
Provide effective leadership to the production staff:
  • Instruct cooks and other workers in the preparation, cooking, garnishing, and presentation of food
  • The jobholder will determine production schedules and staff requirements necessary to ensure timely delivery of services
  • Demonstrate new cooking techniques and equipment to staff
  • Ensure staff professionalism
  • Enhance a skills and talent growth environment
Ensure continuous menu re-engineering so as to enhance the guest′s dining experience and increase sales turn over:
  • Conduct product development (menu items)
  • Study customer tastes and preferences
  • Maintain production efficiency
Apply cost and quality control measures to meet departmental budgets:
  • Ensure food portion control
  • Practice requisition control (check the quantity and quality of received products)
  • Monitor material usage
Maintain a conducive / friendly working environment for the kitchen staff so as to provide service to guest and staff satisfaction:
  • Ensure work safety and hygiene maintenance for staff and kitchen environment
  • Conduct regular training in occupational safety
  • Improving employee relations at all levels
Ensure proper usage of utilities and proper waste management:
  • Control unnecessary lighting and switching off idle equipment
  • Control running water at all the sinks
  • Ensuring proper disposal of waste
  • Educate staff on recyclable items

Qualifications, Skills and Experience:  
  • The applicant should preferably hold a Degree/Diploma in Food Production, Culinary Arts, Food Management
  • Possess related certification/ training in leadership skills (preferred)
  • At least five years of restaurant experience with three years as an Executive Chef
  • Awareness of HACCP standards
  • Evidence of leading a kitchen brigade of 30+
  • Computer literacy skills
  • Good leadership and supervisory skills
  • Detail oriented and organized in work
  • Ability to meet assigned deadlines
  • Excellent problem analysis and problem-solving skills
  • Excellent interpersonal skills with a customer service focus
  • Ability to act and operate independently with minimal daily direction from immediate Manager
  • Good oral and written communication skills

How to Apply:
All suitably qualified and interested applicants should submit an application letter and an up to date CV ONLY that provides details of the applicant’s specific qualifications for the desired position, current and expected salary and contacts of three professional referees by Email to: applications@fuemployers.org addressing them to The Human Resource Specialist, Federation of Uganda Employers, Plot 1207, Kiwanga Road, Namanve P.O. Box 3820, Kampala. Any form of lobbying will lead to automatic disqualification.

Deadline: 3rd March, 2017 by 5:00 pm

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Fresher Cashier Jobs - Sinew Limited

Job Title:   Cashier
Organisation: Sinew Limited
Duty Station: Kampala, Uganda

About US:
Sinew Limited is an Electrical and Civil Engineering Company located on Plot 562, Busega - Kigwanya Zone on Masaka Road.

Qualifications, Skills and Experience: 
  • The ideal candidate for the Cashier job opportunity must hold a Diploma in Accounting and finance from a recognized institution
  • At least one year of related work experience
  • Skills in Accounting software is a MUST
  • Age: Between 22 years and 30 years.

How to Apply:
All suitably qualified and interested candidates are strongly encouraged to send hand deliver or E-mail their written applications, curriculum vitae and copies of their academic documents to;

The HR Sinew Ltd Electrical and Civil Engineering Contractors,
P.O. Box 11916, Kampala, Plot No. 562, Kigwanya Rd - Busega Tel: 0392178506/ 0392966132 or Email: info@sinew.co.ug

Deadline: 3rd March 2017

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Several Gender Based Violence (GBV) Case Worker Job Opportunities - Danish Refugee Council (DRC)

Organisation: Danish Refugee Council (DRC)
Duty Station: Uganda
Reports to: GBV Officer

About Us:
The Danish Refugee Council (DRC) is a private, independent, humanitarian organization working on all aspects of the refugee cause in more than 36 countries throughout the world. The aim of DRC is to protect refugees and internally displaced persons (IDPs) against persecution and to promote durable solutions to the problems of forced migration, on the basis of humanitarian principles and human rights. DRC works in accordance with the UN Conventions on Refugees and the Code of Conduct for the ICRC and NGOs in Disaster Relief.

Job Summary: The Gender Based Violence (GBV) Case Worker will provide case management services to GBV survivors. The incumbent also supports the protection sector in quality implementation of the GBV thematic area in synergy with the larger protection and community services components.

Key Duties and Responsibilities:  
  • The incumbent will conduct all steps of the case management process: Intake, assessment and engagement, case planning, supported referrals, developing practical skills, case review, building client capacity.
  • Work closely with other stake holders for the integration of the survivors back into community and enhance access to livelihood opportunities for GBV survivors to support their healing and reintegration process.
  • Input the GBVIMS on a daily/weekly basis and produce monthly reports from the same to share with UNHCR.
  • Working with ‘at risk’ young people, their families, community, to strengthen community based interventions.
  • Carry out routine visits to the protection/safe houses and asses the needs of the survivors under safe keeping and the general state of safe houses.
  • Ensure up-to-date filing and documentation of GBV cases in line with UNHCR and DRC standard tools.
  • The jobholder will attend to protection concerns of persons of concern, provide GBV survivors with information and resources to access services and make appropriate referrals to other service providers if required.
  • Offer basic psychosocial support services to survivors. Determine the need for therapeutic psychosocial or psychiatric support for further referral to specialized service providers.
  • Ensure that all the GBV interventions adhere to protection standards and principles as well as DRC guidelines and accountability standards.
  • Contribute to the daily quality implementation, monitoring and evaluation of SGBV- related projects and interventions in the area of jurisdiction (Rhino camp refugee settlement).
  • Work in close collaboration with the protection team, she/he will proactively contribute to quality and timely writing of weekly, monthly, quarterly and annual reports.
  • Uphold DRC’s code of conduct and principles of accountability.

Qualifications, Skills and Experience:
  • The applicant for the Danish Refugee Council (DRC) Gender Based Violence (GBV) Case Worker career opportunity must hold a University degree in Psychology, guidance and counselling, social work and social administration, social sciences, development studies, or relevant fields.
  • Professional training in gender mainstreaming is desirable.
  • A minimum of four years’ experience working with GBV survivors and especially in a humanitarian setting and/or advocacy programs is added advantage.
  • Prior exposure and experience in protection interventions in line with Refugee operations with wide Knowledge in SASA methodology and case management processes.
  • Good understanding of GBV referral pathways
  • Knowledge of Arabic and any other languages commonly spoken in the operation area is desirable.
  • Good communication skills and ability to conduct training and awareness campaigns
  • Good computer skills especially Microsoft packages.
  • Good organizational and management skills.
  • Knowledge of the local languages spoken in the operation area (Rhino Camp – Arua) is an asset.
  • Familiarity with the context of operation and UNHCR funded projects desired.
  • Excellent command of English and ability to work with minimum supervision.

How to Apply:
All suitably qualified and interested Ugandan candidates should send their applications including;
  • A cover letter (1 page) in which you explain why you are interested in the position and how you meet the qualities and qualifications criteria and salary expectations.
  • Concise and accurate CV (maximum 3 pages). The CV should include information about your qualification, relevant training courses, Work experience, name and contact details of 3 relevant references.

Please send your cover letter, updated CV and academic certificates by email to administrator@drcuganda.org with the subject line as “GBV Case Worker – Rhino Camp”

Deadline: 8th March 2017

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2 Senior Dairy Production & Cluster Coordinator Career Opportunities - Heifer International

Organization: Heifer International
Project Name: EADD-II
Duty Station: Mbarara and Kamuli, Uganda

About Heifer:
Heifer International, a not-for-profit organization founded in 1944 in the United States of America, works with resource constrained families in 125 countries worldwide to develop innovative solutions to the underlying causes of hunger, poverty and environmental degradation.

About Heifer EADD-II Program:
The East Africa Dairy Development (EADD-II) is an ambitious five-year program designed to transform the lives of resource poor farming families through a competitive and inclusive dairy value chain in Kenya, Uganda and Tanzania. Heifer International as a lead partner is implementing this project with its consortium partners that include; The Livestock Research Institute (ILRI), Techno serve (TNS), the World Agroforestry Centre (ICRAF) and African Breeders Total Cattle Management (ABS-TCM).

Job Summary: The Senior Dairy Production & Cluster Coordinator will provide leadership to the team on business and farm production and will be responsible for managing and providing technical guidance to the business operations of the dairy enterprises in the Cluster for the EADD-II project. The incumbent will ensure increased production and productivity in the dairy industry which is a key outcome of the project. Leading and working through a team of Cluster personnel and other consortium staff, he/she will provide technical guidance and support to producer organization boards, staff and farmers on dairy production and productivity issues.

Key Duties and Responsibilities:  
  • Steer the Cluster team in designing strategies and actions that support Producer organizations increase the value proposition to the farmers and business profitability.
  • Develop implementation plans in collaboration with the Cluster team and ensure that all activities planned for the period are in line with the project’s goals and objectives. Ensure these plans cascade down to monthly plans in order to ensure they achieve agreed objectives.
  • Take lead of the Cluster team in designing programs that can select and support the development of model farms and put in place strategies to upscale adoption of productivity enhancing technologies.
  • Lead efforts to undertake technical productivity analysis in the Cluster EADD-II program.
  • Working closely with the Country MLE Officer and Field Operations Manager at Country project office; create, execute and monitor action plans to support Cluster office livestock data bases at the PO with a view of the enterprises to use the data for improving management and profitability of the enterprises.
  • Provide leadership to the Cluster team in strategy development and creative initiatives to nurture and build linkages between producer organizations, local governments, private sector BDS providers and other development players.
  • Steer the development of a farm business model as a profitable sustainable and growth proposition to small holder farmer, which could be used to replicate and advise interested farmers particularly youth to adopt dairy farming.

Qualifications, Skills and Experience: 
  • The ideal candidate should hold a Bachelor’s degree in Animal Science or other related field, with five (5) years’ managerial experience in dairy production, dairy value chain management, agriculture development with at least one (1) year experience of how cooperatives work.
  • Possession of a Master’s degree in Animal Science or a related field, plus at least five (5) years’ experience in dairy production management with a background in dairy enterprise management.
  • Previous exposure and experience in developing private public partnerships especially at country level working in matrix reporting environment.
  • Possess the experience and ability to demonstrate dairy as a financial viable business proposition at both the farm and producer organization.
  • Demonstrated creativity, ability to think systematically, willingness and ability to incorporate innovative solutions and design catalytic activities within the production dairy value chain (e.g. the concept of business development services provision).
  • Broad knowledge and understanding of the dairy value chain and Heifer’s Value based model.
  • Proven team leadership, project management, motivational and supervisory skills with ability to train and work cooperatively with a diverse staff.
  • Demonstrated knowledge of the latest developments in advancing good/ best practices in value chain development that target women, youth, and underprivileged.
  • Demonstrated experience in setting robust and sustainable extension systems for producer organizations. This requirement is in line with the need to have built-in exit strategies within the project as a measure of ensuring that there are self-sustaining businesses by end of project.
  • Having a business approach to dairy farming.
  • Extensive knowledge and experience in facilitating development of farm-level business plans and feasibility studies including the computation of the associated key financial ratios and benchmarks.
  • Previous exposure and experience in implementing supply promotion/stimulation strategies in the context of dairy sub-sector.
  • Computer literacy skills including facility with Word, Excel, and other relevant Microsoft Office Suite applications, as well as any other databases.
  • Proficient oral and written communication in English including knowledge of local languages spoken in the Near East, southwestern and central parts of Uganda.

How to Apply:
All suitably qualified and interested candidates should send copies of certificates, cover letter with an updated C.V indicating two professional referees to: The Country Director- Heifer International Uganda by Email: hr@heifer.org

Deadline: 10th March, 2017

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ICT Security Manager - Pride Microfinance Limited (MDI) (Pride)

Job Title:       ICT Security Manager
Organization: Pride Microfinance Limited (MDI) (Pride)
Duty Station: Kampala, Uganda
Reports to: Head ICT

About US:
Pride Microfinance Limited (MDI) (Pride) is the leading Microfinance Deposit Taking Institution in Uganda with 32 networked branches and 5 contact branches countrywide and an equal opportunity employer, regulated by Bank of Uganda under the MDI Act, 2003.

Job Summary: The ICT Security Manager will mainly be responsible for developing and implementing ICT security for networks, servers and applications that are in line with Pride’s ICT policies, and responding to security events and threats to ensure stable operations of the organization’s IT system.

Key Duties and Responsibilities: 
·         Actively promote business continuity through implementing security measures in compliance with Pride’s policies and procedures.
·         Ensure implementation of periodic revision of IT security strategy, policies and standard as per the business requirements.
·         Ensure the security and safety of corporate databases and IT infrastructure against viruses, hackers and intruders.
·         Ensure that IT Security training needs are identified and processed promptly and are undertaken at the appropriate time.
·         Manage the regular update and maintenance of the registers for physical access to the bank ICT secure areas.
·         Oversee the selection, acquisition and maintenance of current, cost effective and appropriate security technology products for network, systems and data.
·         Plan, design and carry out testing of the disaster recovery plan (DRP)

Qualifications, Skills and Experience: 
·         The ideal candidate should preferably hold a Bachelor’s Degree in Computer Science/IT or in any other relevant/related field from a recognized institution.
·         Professional IT security certification such as CISSP/GIAC/SSCP/CISA.
·         Possession of Cisco Certification CCNA, CCNP and Certified Ethical Hacker are added advantage.
·         A minimum of four years’ experience in a related environment.
·         Personal Competencies: Business acumen, good time Management, Stress Management, Reporting, Written & oral communication, Planning, Coaching, Quality Control, Decision Making, Team building, Problem solving, Delegation, Change Management, Emotional intelligence, Advocacy, Motivation, Negotiation.
·          Age: less than 35 years

NB: This is a re-advertisement so those who applied last year needn't apply again

How to Apply:
All suitably qualified and interested candidates should send their applications to the: Head Human Capital Management, Pride Micro-finance Limited, Victoria Office Park, Block B,  Plot 6 -9, Ben Kiwanuka Okot Close, P.O. Box 7566, Kampala, Uganda.

The complete applications should include a detailed curriculum vitae, three referees, copies of academic transcripts, postal address and a daytime telephone contact.

Deadline: 6th March 2017

NB: Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted. If you do not hear from us by 24th March 2017, please consider yourself unsuccessful.

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2 Entry Level Registered Nurse Career Jobs - Comprehensive Rehabilitation Services in Uganda (CORSU)

Organization: Comprehensive Rehabilitation Services in Uganda (CORSU)
Duty Station: Kisubi, Wakiso, Uganda
Reports to: Head of Nursing
About US:
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.

Key Duties and Responsibilities:  
  • Conduct cleaning and disinfection of the theatre daily.
  • Lay the operating rooms ready to receive patients.
  • The jobholder willprepare 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.
  • Identify patient care requirements by establishing rapport with the patient as well as his relatives.
  • Support 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.
  • Regularly 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.
  • 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.
  • Protect patients and employees by adhering to infection control policies and protocols.(universal precautions)
  • The incumbent 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.

Qualifications, Skills and Experience: 
  • The ideal candidate should be a Registered Nurse preferably with a Diploma in Nursing
  • Certificate in First Aid
  • Registered with the Uganda Nurses and Midwives Council (UNMC)
  • One to 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: 3rd March, 2017 by 5:00pm

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