Public Health Officer Non-profit Career Jobs – Save the Children International

Health Officer
Organisation: Save
the Children International
Duty Station:  Uganda
About US:
Save the Children is
the world’s leading independent organization for children and has program
presence in over 120 countries in the world and has been implementing programs
for over 90 years. Save the Children envisions a Uganda in which every child
attains the right to survival, protection, development and participation. Our
mission is to inspire breakthroughs in the way the world treats children, and
to achieve immediate and lasting change in their lives. We strive to create
impact for children by delivering our Programmes through partnerships, by being
innovative, by acting as the voice for and of children, and by achieving
results at scale. 
Job Summary:   The Public Health Officer will provide health
education/sensitization, mobilization and surveillance in the community.

Qualifications, Skills and Experience: 
  • The applicants for the Save the Children Public Health Officer job
    placement must hold a Diploma in Clinical Medicine or Nursing with a
    training in Public Health or Health Education. A Diploma/Bachelors in
    public health or its equivalent will be an added advantage.
  • Must be registered with the Allied Health Professionals Council or
    Nursing council.
  • Three years of experience as a Health worker (Clinical Officer,
    Nurse, Public Health Nurse or Inspector).
  • Experience in reproductive health and adolescent care in
  • Fluency in Arabic and the local languages i.e. Lugbara, Madi, Aringa
    and Kakwa
  • Good understanding of broad health issues within community.
  • Strong understanding of community, culture and customs
How to Apply:
All suitably
qualified candidates are encouraged to apply online by clicking on the title
link below.
Deadline: 17th September 2018
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