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Medical Logistics Officer NGO Jobs - Baylor-Uganda

 

Job Title:        Medical Logistics Officer

Organization: Baylor-Uganda

Duty Station: Uganda

 

About US:

Baylor-Uganda is a private not for profit child health and development organization providing family-centered pediatric HIV/AIDS prevention, care and treatment services, health professional training, and clinical research in Uganda. 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 Medical Logistics Officer will be responsible for witnessing supplies upon delivery, prepare requests for supplies receipt, storage, records and issuance. They will work with HFs to prepare bimonthly order requests and ensure timely submission. They will assess logistics gaps in facilities, and carry out mentorships and technical support supervisions in the HFs. They will partner with the DHO to initiate supply reallocations from overstocked facilities to understocked facilities to eliminate expiries and liaise with warehouses like National Medical Stores, Joint Medical Stores and Medical Access Uganda to ensure timely delivery of supplies to HFs.

 


Qualifications, Skills and Experience:

  • The applicant must hold a Degree in Pharmacy or a relevant diploma in Pharmacy with ‘a degree in Procurement and Supply Chain management or professional qualifications in CIPS’.
  • At least three years of working experience in medical logistics health systems strengthening.
  • Skills and knowledge in forecasting, DHIS2 ordering and reporting for medical logistics, and stores management is key.
  • Ability to implement key elements of the National pediatric ART guidelines is key.

 

Note:

  • 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 candidates should send their applications online at the link below

 

Click Here

 

Deadline: 18th September, 2020

 

For more of the latest jobs, please visit https://www.theugandanjobline.com or find us on our facebook page https://www.facebook.com/UgandanJobline


 

Laboratory Services Coordinator NGO Careers - Baylor-Uganda

 

Job Title:        Laboratory Services Coordinator

Organization: Baylor-Uganda

Duty Station: Uganda

 

About US:

Baylor-Uganda is a private not for profit child health and development organization providing family-centered pediatric HIV/AIDS prevention, care and treatment services, health professional training, and clinical research in Uganda. 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  Laboratory Services Coordinator is responsible for Reviewing and monitoring the implementation of guidelines for providing laboratory services in the region in line with current laboratory professional standards and with Baylor Uganda’s mission.

 


Qualifications, Skills and Experience:

  • The applicant must hold a Master’s degree in   Immunology and clinical microbiology or any Laboratory Related course or public health with degree in Biomedical Laboratory Science or other laboratory related degree course.
  • Five years of experience in Laboratory Health Programming.

 

Note:

  • 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 candidates should send their applications online at the link below

 

Click Here

 

Deadline: 18th September, 2020

 

For more of the latest jobs, please visit https://www.theugandanjobline.com or find us on our facebook page https://www.facebook.com/UgandanJobline

 


 

Reproductive Health Officer NGO Job Vacancies - International Rescue Committee (IRC)

 

Job Title:        Reproductive Health Officer

Organization: International Rescue Committee

Duty Station: Uganda

 

About US:

The International Rescue Committee helps people whose lives and livelihoods are shattered by conflict and disaster to survive, recover, and gain control of their future. It was created by Albert Einstein more than 80 years and has been working in Uganda since 1998. It has particularly working in the conflict zones where tens of thousands of people have been kills and over 1.6 million displaced. Following a peace agreement in 2006, Ugandans are returning home and looking to rebuild their lives. The IRC is there to protect women and children from violence and exploitation by fostering a safe environment and encouraging education, and is supporting farmers and small businesses, and helping communities promote peace and long-term development.

 

Job Summary:  The Reproductive Health Officer shall be responsible for provision of maternal and neonatal health services at the PHC facility and supporting the Reproductive health services in the community within the catchment population. Maternal and neonatal health services include: Antenatal care, peri-natal care, safe deliveries, postpartum care, identifying and managing obstetric emergencies including referrals as appropriate, STIs management according to MOH guidelines. Among others, she will be providing counseling on Family Planning and provision of modern FP methods, HIV/AIDS counseling and testing services and linkage to care. She will be based at the PHC facility and directly supervise the enrolled mid wives.

 

Key Duties and Responsibilities: 

  • Provision of maternal and neonatal health services at the PHC facility that include: Antenatal and peri-natal care, safe deliveries, and postpartum care for the mothers. Neonatal health care to prevent infection and promote health, exclusive breastfeeding, immunization, growth monitoring and check-up for common neonatal infections and encouragement of safe breastfeeding/young child weaning & feeding practices.
  • Implement activities to increase uptake of family planning services and actively participate in counselling and provision of modern Family planning methods.
  • Identification and management of obstetric emergencies including making timely referrals as appropriate & STIs management according to MOH guidelines.
  • Provide supportive supervision of Maternal and Child Health Workers (MCHW) to ensure that they carry out their duties as required.
  • Participate in the on-job training of other staff especially MCHW and also in organizing for sensitization in the health facility.
  • Provide health education to patients at the health facility and also participate in community sensitization on reproductive health in collaboration with the Community Health team.
  • Take over-all responsibility to ensure smooth running of activities in the MCH unit including EPI and timely compilation and submission of reports.
  • Work in an integrated manner with other departments within the facility to ensure quality in the reproductive health services provided.

 

Key Outputs

  • Quality midwifery service for patients provided.
  • High risk cases identified and reported/referred.
  • Ward or health unit activities organized and managed.
  • Discipline enforced.
  • Staff performance appraisal done timely.
  • Activity reports submitted timely.

 


Qualifications, Skills and Experience:

  • The ideal candidate for the International Rescue Committee (IRC) Reproductive Health Officer job placement must hold a Diploma in Midwifery/double trained from a recognized institution is essential
  • Registered with Uganda Nurses and Midwives Council.
  • A degree in nursing is an added advantage
  • At least three years of professional experience in the field of reproductive health.
  • Working contacts within health sector, including district health care authorities and other NGOs.
  • Fluency in English and any other relevant local language.
  • Strong analytical orientation and sound judgment
  • Pro-activeness, resourcefulness, punctuality, responsibility.
  • Excellent administrative/management skills.
  • Excellent presentation and communication skills.
  • Solid understanding of the social, economic and political context of a refugee setting.
  • Dedication to the IRC principles and demonstrated ability to work harmoniously with persons of different national and cultural background
  • Proficiency in current office software applications (MS- word, excel and power point).

 

Please note: This position is open only to Ugandan nationals.

 

How to Apply:

All suitably qualified and interested candidates are encouraged to apply online at the link below.

 

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The IRC and IRC workers must adhere to the values and principles outlined in IRC Way - Standards for Professional Conduct.  These are Integrity, Service, and Accountability.  In accordance with these values, the IRC operates and enforces policies on Beneficiary Protection from Exploitation and Abuse, Child Safeguarding, Anti Workplace Harassment, Fiscal Integrity, and Anti-Retaliation.

 

Deadline: 24th September 2020

 

For more of the latest jobs, please visit http://www.theugandanjobline.com  or find us on our facebook page https://www.facebook.com/UgandanJobline

Quality Improvement Advisor Non-profit Careers - Baylor-Uganda

 

Job Title:        Quality Improvement Advisor

Organization: Baylor-Uganda

Duty Station: Uganda

 

About US:

Baylor-Uganda is a private not for profit child health and development organization providing family-centered pediatric HIV/AIDS prevention, care and treatment services, health professional training, and clinical research in Uganda. 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 Quality Improvement Advisor will provide technical support for CQI capacity building for district HW to ensure integration of quality improvement in routine activities. It will strengthen and monitor the implementation of systems and strategies for managing quality improvement initiatives impacting core clinical processes and critical patient care functions as per the district QI structure.

 


Qualifications, Skills and Experience:

  • The applicant must hold a Medical related Master’s degree preferably Masters in Pediatrics and Child Health
  • Must be a registered doctor with the Uganda Medical and Dental Practitioners’ Council (UMDPC)
  • Trained in comprehensive HIV/AIDS/TB care and support services
  • At least seven (7) years working experience as a medical personnel, with four (4) years program of experience managing QI initiatives, in a reputable HIV oriented Non-Governmental Organization
  • A good knowledge of project planning management principles, donor guidelines, coupled with strong understanding of HIV interventions using quality improvement approaches.
  • Competence to build the capacity of health workers in HIV/AIDS programming and quality improvement.

 

Note:

  • 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 candidates should send their applications online at the link below

 

Click Here

 

Deadline: 18th September, 2020

 

For more of the latest jobs, please visit https://www.theugandanjobline.com or find us on our facebook page https://www.facebook.com/UgandanJobline

TB/HIV Coordinator Non-profit Careers - Baylor-Uganda

 

Job Title:        TB/HIV Coordinator

Organization: Baylor-Uganda

Duty Station: Uganda

 

About US:

Baylor-Uganda is a private not for profit child health and development organization providing family-centered pediatric HIV/AIDS prevention, care and treatment services, health professional training, and clinical research in Uganda. 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 TB/HIV Coordinator will monitor the implementation of systems and procedures to improve the performance of health and community workers in TB case finding, diagnosis; case management and contact tracing. S/he will mainly liaise with District Health Teams and HFs to reduce the TB burden in PLHIV and HIV in TB.

 


Qualifications, Skills and Experience:

  • The applicant must hold a Masters in Public Health with a background M.B.Ch.B degree and registered with the Uganda Medical and Dental Practitioners Council
  • Three years of experience in managing TB/HIV related programs/projects with (2) years relevant working experience preferably in health development at a middle management position, with a reputable international NGO, and direct experience with government and donor representatives

 

Note:

  • 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 candidates should send their applications online at the link below

 

Click Here

 

Deadline: 18th September, 2020

 

For more of the latest jobs, please visit https://www.theugandanjobline.com or find us on our facebook page https://www.facebook.com/UgandanJobline

 


 

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