Several Fresher Counsellor Job Opportunities – Joint Clinical Research Centre (JCRC)

Job Title:  Counsellor (Several Fresher Jobs)

Organisation: Joint Clinical Research Centre (JCRC)

Duty Station: Uganda

Reports to: TB/HIV Officer


About US:

The Joint Clinical Research Centre (JCRC) is an indigenous medical organization that was established in 1991 as a limited liability not-for-profit Joint-venture between the Uganda Ministry of Health (MoH), Ministry of Defense and Makerere University Medical School (now Makerere College of Health Sciences).


Job Summary:  The Counsellor will provide comprehensive counselling services to patients in chronic care in the HIV clinic, antenatal care/Mother-Baby care points, and Tuberculosis Units.

Qualifications, Skills and Experience:

  • The applicant must hold a Diploma in Counselling.
  • A relevant bachelor’s degree in social work, counselling psychology, guidance will be an added advantage
  • Short term capacity development courses on HIV counselling is an added advantage
  • The applicant should preferably have at least one year of experience in HIV Counselling and have experience in supporting HIV / AIDS and TB prevention and care services (both facility and community).
  • A clear and concise understanding of the psychosocial issues relating to health and illness
  • Deep knowledge of care planning procedures
  • Good communication, team building, innovative skills


How to Apply:

All applications must be addressed to; Manager Human Resource & Development, Joint Clinical Research Centre, strictly by email: Attach an Application Letter, CV, and copies of Certified Academic documents in one PDF Document.


Note: JCRC is an equal opportunity employer. Any attempts of influencing the recruitment process will lead to automatic disqualification.


Deadline: 21st February 2022.


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