Fresher Care and Treatment Officer NGO Jobs – Baylor-Uganda

Job Title:   Care and Treatment Officer

Organisation: Baylor College of Medicine Children’s Foundation -Uganda (Baylor-Uganda)

Duty Station:  Uganda


About US:

Baylor College of Medicine Children’s Foundation -Uganda (Baylor-Uganda) is an indigenous
not-for-profit child health and development organisation affiliated to the Baylor College of Medicine International Paediatric AIDS Initiative (BIPAI), a Network of paediatric HIV/AIDS care and treatment Children’s Clinical Centres of Excellence and international program offices in 11 countries across Africa and Eastern Europe.


Job Summary:  The Care and Treatment Officer is responsible for overall planning, managing of care & treatment activities implemented in the region. Implement TB/HIV care & treatment in alignment with up to date MoH guidelines.


Key Duties and Responsibilities: 

  • Coordinate and assist with supportive supervision and mentoring of community-based and facility-based Health Care Workers in the day-to-day implementation of TB/HIV collaborative activities.
  • Provide support to the effective referral system of tuberculosis and HIV patients to ensure integration of TB and HIV services within the district.
  • Document gather, and analyse records of TB/HIV collaborative activities at supported facilities, as well as case-based information in electronic format.
  • Work closely with the National TB Control Program (NTP), WHO, NGO partners and other Stakeholders in identifying program priorities, developing strategies and coordinating Implementation of MDR-TB activities;
  • Participate in all TB/HIV forums at local level and provide updates as required.
  • Work with the district TB coordinators, HIV focal persons and Facility in charges to support them to provide regular updates to stakeholders regarding implementation of the TB/HIV collaborative activities.
  • Provide technical support to sub-grantees in developing work plan in accordance with project Objectives and scope of work; Technical support supervision for CBO’s and sub grantees with indicators related to TB.
  • Provide technical directions and support to the NTP and sub-recipient NGO partners in planning and implementing MDR-TB activities as required;
  • Participate in workshops, seminars, task force and expert committees to identify policy, technical and programmatic gaps in Multi-drug-resistant tuberculosis (MDR-TB) diagnosis and treatment and Infection Control; update partners and stakeholder on TB CARE activities;
  • Provide technical support in developing systems, tools, job aids Information education and communication (IEC) as required for improving diagnosis and treatment of TB/MDR-TB, infection prevention, monitoring and supervision;
  • Monitor implementation of planned activities through periodic consultations, monthly progress review meetings, reports review, and field trips. Provide written feedback for improving performance.
  • Monitor project deliverables and timeliness, notify the Team Leader when issues arise, and take corrective actions, as needed.

Qualifications, Skills and Experience:

  • The applicant must hold an MBChB or its equivalent from a recognized University/Institution. Must be registered with Medical and Dental Practitioners Council applications (MS Word and Excel).
  • At least two years of relevant work experience in the field of TB and HIV control activities with at least one year in a supervisory role.
  • Three years of related work experience in managing a corporate function, managing performance driven programs, managing the change process. Good experience in mentorships/coaching and transition management; with a reputable international NGO. Experience with government and donor representatives. Have Key personal competences in Team management, communication skills, networking and analytical skills



  • Applications should include a cover letter, CV, daytime telephone contact, three traceable professional references and certified UNEB certificates as well as certified University Transcripts
  • You must have at least a credit 6 in MATHEMATICS and ENGLISH at Ordinary Level (UCE). Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted for interview. Please note only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.


How to Apply:

All interested and qualified candidates should apply online at the link below


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Deadline: 12th November 2021


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