Clinical Coordinator NGO Job Placement – Serenity Centre

 Job Title:  Clinical Coordinator
Organisation: Serenity
Duty Station:  Kampala,
About US: 
Serenity Centre is a pioneer
NGO registered under the NGO Statue 1989 with a mission to provide holistic
services to the individuals, families and communities suffering from Alcohol,
substance abuse, and addictive illnesses. From a humble beginning since August
2001, Serenity Centre has continued to offer a number of rehabilitation
programs to individuals who struggle with Alcoholism, drug addiction (Heroin,
Cocaine, and Marijuana,) prescribed medication and many related substances.
Key Duties and Responsibilities:
  • Carry
    out orientation of Counsellors in line with the Vision and Mission of
    Serenity Centre.
  • Provides
    24/day-to-day oversight, coordination and clinical leadership to the care
    team of Serenity Centre by demonstrating excellence in clinical &
    leadership skills and knowledge of state of the art clinical, leadership
    and technological aspects of providing client care.
  • Provide
    support in the development, monitoring and evaluation of short and long
    term programs for Serenity Centre.
  • Able
    to communicate to clients expectations and requirements for participation,
    upon admission to the rehabilitation treatment of the clients is by the whole team (Counselors and Medical).
  • The Coordinator should guide treatment team meetings to review each
    client’s progress and adherence to recovery.
  • Develop
    yearly outreach plan with outreach officer according to program needs and
  • Ensure
    database(s) maintenance which includes) client information from
    assessment, progress notes, aftercare, community follow-up and group
  • Organize
    and establish meetings on regular basis with designated Counselors to
    foster positive relationships and monitor quality of work, strengths and
    weaknesses of the counselor.
  • Organize
    training seminars to address staff needs and identify relevant external
    training opportunities. Continually develop counseling staff by providing
    information, educational
  • Track
    expenditures. Continually monitor the program’s financial health and  make recommendations to the ED.
  • Provides
    information by answering questions and requests from other departments and
    within the department.
  • Maintains
    continuity of work operations by documenting and communicating needed
    actions to management; discovering irregularities; determining continuing
  • Develop
    resource database for books, audio + visual aide’s and literature for counselors
    and clients.

Qualifications, Skills and Experience: 
  • The
    applicant must hold a Masters in Clinical Psychology, Counseling
    Psychology from a recognized University.
  • Bachelor’s
    degree in Nursing or Sufficient experience from equivalent training levels
    and registered with Nursing Council.
  • At
    least five years’ experience in the same or related field.
  • Knowledge
    of Substance Abuse and Addiction management.
  • Preferably
    with basic knowledge in medical field/clinical.
  • Clinical
    Psychologists/Counseling Psychologists with training in Public health
    stand advantageous.
  • Age: 30 years of age
How to Apply: 
All suitably qualified and
interested candidates should send or hand deliver their applications,
photocopies of Certified Academic documents and resume with three professional
referees to: The Human Resource / Administrator, Serenity Centre (A Journey
into New life), Bwebajja Kabutamuliro, off Entebbe Road, P.O. Box 31749, Clock
Tower, Kampala, Uganda. 
NOTE: Applicants for the Post
of Clinical Coordinator MUST also send a soft copy of their application plus
all the attachments to this email address: Vetting shall
done on soft copies.
Deadline: 15th February 2018 by 5:00 pm
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