2 Fresher Nurse Counsellor NGO Job Opportunities – Baylor-Uganda

Job Title:  Nurse Counsellor (2 Fresher Job Opportunities)

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

Duty Station:  Kampala, 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:  Provide nursing services in alignment to HIV and COVID 19 epidemic control while documenting the results in the EMRx and MoH /clinic data tools and contribute to CQI activities in line with the organizations vision, mission and core values.

 

Key Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Perform the required anthropometric measurements and vital observations inclusive of mental and SGBV assessment for all scheduled clients in line with good clinical practice and nursing SOPs.
  • Take history, perform a physical examination, make a nursing diagnosis and offer treatment for SRH and minor ailments of clients as well as immunizing clients as per the UNEPI standards.
  • Provide initial treatment for clients requiring admission and follow them up on the ward in line with good clinical practice.
  • Conduct health education sessions in the waiting areas for clients attending the clinic in line with the Baylor Uganda Nursing SOPs.
  • Conduct quality assurance and implement infection control & prevention measures at all times during provision of nursing services according to MOH & Baylor Uganda infection control guidelines
  • Conduct infectious disease monitoring to each client presenting related suggestive symptoms as they report to the clinic, identify, attend and provide relevant health education to the isolated clients and there after refer them for high management in line with infectious control measures
  • Prepare and submit periodic data driven work plans and evidence- based reports aligned to ‘CQI and gender aspects’ to the supervisor as per Baylor –Uganda Nursing Standard Operating Procedures and BSC.
  • Participate in CQI project development and write abstracts, manuscripts and case reports and disseminate findings in journals and other fora in line with Baylor –Uganda CQI guidelines.
  • Provide pandemic disease prevention health education and offer vaccinations including those for COVID 19 and the routine UNEPI vaccines.




Qualifications, Skills and Experience:

  • The ideal applicant must hold a diploma in nursing or midwifery from a recognized institution and must be registered with the relevant professional body.
  • A training in COVID 19, CQI and HIV/AIDS with ART management is an added advantage
  • At least two years of HIV/AIDs related work experience that serves children as well.
  • Have Key personal competences in team and communication skills
  • Must be dynamic, Persuasive & convincing, self- motivated
  • Able to demonstrate high initiative.
  • Two Years Relevant Experience
  • You must have at least a credit 6 in MATHEMATICS and ENGLISH at Ordinary Level (UCE).

 

How to Apply:

All suitably qualified are encouraged to apply online at the link below

 

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Applications should include a cover letter, CV, daytime telephone contact, three traceable professional references and certified UNEB certificates as well as certified University Transcripts

 

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