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2 Laboratory Technologist UK NGO Jobs - Medical Research Council (MRC UK) /UVRI and LSHTM Uganda Research Unit

Organization: Medical Research Council (MRC UK) /UVRI and LSHTM Uganda Research Unit
Duty Station: Uganda
Position Code: LT -720
Reports to: Study Coordinator

About US:
The Medical Research Council (MRC UK) is an internationally recognised centre of excellence with dominant research themes in the areas of HIV and emerging infections, vaccines and immunity, and chronic diseases and cancer. Through a multidisciplinary approach, intersecting basic science, epidemiological research, social-behavioural research and the conduct of new intervention evaluation studies, the Unit contributes knowledge on changing epidemics and diseases, the evaluation of innovative health care options, treatment and prevention and the development of health policy and practice in Africa and worldwide. Following the signing of strategic transfer agreements between the London School of Hygiene & Tropical Medicine (LSHTM) and the Medical Research Council (MRC UK), the Unit formally joined LSHTM on 1st February 2018. The exciting new partnership will boost research capacity into current and emerging health issues in Africa and throughout the world. The Unit is based at the UVRI Entebbe campus with established outposts in Kalungu, Masaka, Wakiso and Kampala Districts.

Job Summary:  The Laboratory Technologist will perform analyses and report results of the laboratory procedures performed to the supervisor.

Key Duties and Responsibilities:  
·        Handles samples and performs analyses according to the approved Standard Operating Procedures.
·        Maintain quality results by running standards and controls, verifying equipment function through routine equipment maintenance and troubleshooting, monitoring quality control measures and protocols.
·        Identifies and communicates abnormal patient results by alerting supervisory personnel, clinician or other appropriate personnel.
·        Identifies and records non-conformances on Corrective Action Requests.
·        Identifies and records potential non-conformances.
·        Corrects potential and non-conformances.
·        Writes technical Standard Operating Procedures.
·        To train, supervise and encourage the technical development of Assistant Laboratory Technologists.


Qualifications, Skills and Experience:
·        The applicant must hold a Bachelor's degree in biomedical laboratory technology (or equivalent).
·        Three years of practical experience in clinical laboratory in a medical research setting.
·        Should have good practical skills in the required clinical laboratory techniques.
·        Equipment troubleshooting skills / GCLP/ documentation skills.
·        Should possess a current Allied Health Professions licence.
·        Should possess computer skills with proficiency in Word, Excel, Access & Power point.
·        Great communication skills.
·        Good interpersonal skills.

How to Apply:
Follow the link below to fill a form and submit your application documentation:


Filling the form more than once will lead to automatic disqualification. High level of integrity while filling the form is required and will be considered during shortlisting.

The applications should be addressed to:
The Head of Human Resources,
MRC/ UVRI and LSHTM Uganda Research Unit,
P.O. Box, 49,
Entebbe, Uganda.

Deadline: 13th August 2020 by 5:00pm.

Consider your application unsuccessful if not contacted within eight (8) weeks after the closing date of the advert. Any form of lobbying at any stage will lead to automatic disqualification. By submitting your personal information, you consent to the MRC/ UVRI and LSHTM Uganda Research Unit holding and using it in accordance with its recruitment policy and procedure. The Unit reserves the right to verify documents attached with the relevant awarding institutions to authenticate their validity.

NB: Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted for interview. This position is open to Ugandan nationals only. Strictly follow the application procedure as failure to do so will lead to automatic disqualification.

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

Project Manager - Maternal and Newborn and Adolescent Health NGO Careers - ChildFund International



Organization: ChildFund International
Duty Station: Uganda
Reports to: Program & Sponsorship Director

About US:
For over seventy years, ChildFund International has provided support to deprived, excluded and vulnerable children to have the capacity to improve their lives and opportunities to become young adults, parents and leaders who bring lasting and positive change to their communities. We promote societies whose individuals and institutions participate in valuing, protecting, and advancing the worth and rights of children. Our core commitment is child-centered change that will ensure healthy and secure infants, educated and confident children, and youth who are skilled and engage meaningfully in the affairs and decision making processes within their communities.

Job Summary:  The Project Manager - Maternal and Newborn and Adolescent Health will oversee project implementation and provide technical expertise and quality assurance for project activities. This person will be ChildFund's point of project contact with relevant, national, regional and district national stakeholders including the Ministry of Health, regional implementing agencies and local partners. The Project Manager will lead a team of staff implementing that prepares annual and quarterly implementation plans, oversee project activities; prepares reports and ensure the project is compliant with the donor and ChildFund Uganda regulations.

Key Duties and Responsibilities:  
·        Lead the achievement of all project deliverables (e.g. annual and quarterly work plans, detailed budgets, procurement plans)
·        Experiences in quality improvement approaches for strengthening district and community health systems
·        Supervise and monitor the work of project staff to ensure high-quality implementation that aligns with the donor regulations
·        Oversee the application of strong M&E systems, program monitoring tools, and efficient mechanisms that support high quality implementation.
·        Emphasize the use of data and learning for ongoing program improvement and adaptation.
·        Represent the project externally and maintain effective communication, coordination, and positive relationships with key stakeholders.
·        Create and sustain a work environment of mutual respect where the project team strives to achieve project execution excellence


Qualifications, Skills and Experience:
·        The applicant must have a Clinical background in medical field. A Masters-level degree in Public Health, demography or population studies is highly desirable
·        At least five years of professional experience designing, managing and implementing donor-funded maternal newborn/adolescent health, social and behavior change projects.
·        In-depth knowledge of the Uganda health system.
·        Excellent interpersonal skills and demonstrated ability to lead teams effectively.
·        Ability to work effectively in rural communities and resource-constrained environments.
·        Excellent oral and written communication skills in English.

How to Apply:
All candidates who meet these qualifications should submit your application including detailed Curriculum Vita, academic and professional papers and names of 3 work related Referees with their Email/ daytime telephone contacts to:

THE COUNTRY DIRECTOR
CHILD FUND INTERNATIONAL
P.O BOX 3342 KAMPALA

OR Hand delivery to ChildFund Country Office located on Plot 71/72 Namirembe Road, P.O. Box 3341, Kampala. Uganda

Deadline: 13th August 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




Surgeon Jobs - Kagando Hospital

Job Title:      Surgeon
Organization:  Kagando Hospital
Duty Station:  Uganda

About US:
Kagando Hospital was founded in 1965, in buildings which had previously housed a Government Leprosy settlement as a District General Hospital by Africa Inland Mission, under Dr Carl Becker, who had himself been forced out of Eastern DR Congo by the Simba rebellion of 1964. Today the Hospital has an up to 300-bed capacity, a School of Nursing and Midwifery (700+ students), a Primary school and Nursery school (350+ pupils), a Mothers Care Home, a Microfinance Project, Christian Nurture/Church Ministry; a Farm, and Community Outreach projects for Palliative Care, Mental Health Outreach, HIV support, Maternal Child Health clinics and training, There is also a Community Water supply programme, as well as Sanitation, Agriculture, Nutrition, Entrepreneurship, and Women’s Health Programmes.  It is a Church of Uganda Founded Private not for profit making Institution.


Qualifications, Skills and Experience:
·        The applicant for the Surgeon job must hold a Bachelor of surgery and bachelor of medicine or its equivalent from a recognised institution.
·        Masters degree in surgery or its equivalent from a recognised institution.
·        Must be registered with the professional regulatory council in the country of origin and Uganda Medical and Dental Practitioners Council.
·        Committed to the overall Values, Vision and Mission of the Institution.
·        Must be practicing Christian (if married, attach a copy of marriage certificate).

How to Apply:
All interested and qualified persons should submit their applications attached with a CV, copies of academic certificates and testimonials indicating two (2) referees and reliable telephone contacts;

Addressed to;
The Human Resource Manager
KARUDEC
Private Bag Kasese

OR email addresses: hr.kagando@gmail.com, karudec@yahoo.com, rev.maserekanoah@gmail.com

Deadline: 12th August 2020 by 4:00PM.

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

7 Entry Level Nursing Officer NGO Job Placements - Medical Research Council (MRC UK) /UVRI and LSHTM Uganda Research Unit

Job Title:   Nursing Officer (7 Job Placements)  

Organization: Medical Research Council (MRC UK) /UVRI and LSHTM Uganda Research Unit

Duty Station: Uganda

Position Code: NO -720

Reports to: Survey Coordinator

 

About US:

The Medical Research Council (MRC UK) is an internationally recognised centre of excellence with dominant research themes in the areas of HIV and emerging infections, vaccines and immunity, and chronic diseases and cancer. Through a multidisciplinary approach, intersecting basic science, epidemiological research, social-behavioural research and the conduct of new intervention evaluation studies, the Unit contributes knowledge on changing epidemics and diseases, the evaluation of innovative health care options, treatment and prevention and the development of health policy and practice in Africa and worldwide. Following the signing of strategic transfer agreements between the London School of Hygiene & Tropical Medicine (LSHTM) and the Medical Research Council (MRC UK), the Unit formally joined LSHTM on 1st February 2018. The exciting new partnership will boost research capacity into current and emerging health issues in Africa and throughout the world. The Unit is based at the UVRI Entebbe campus with established outposts in Kalungu, Masaka, Wakiso and Kampala Districts.

 

Job Summary:  The Nursing Officer will study participants, give health education talks, conduct interviews, collect data and to obtain study specimens from participants recruited into the study. To refer participants found sick during the study to appropriate health facilities for care.

 

Key Duties and Responsibilities:  

·        Administer the information sheet and obtain informed consent from study participants.

·        Collect data through conducting interviews with study participants.

·        Conduct measurements as indicated in the study protocol.

·        Collect nasal and throat swabs from study participants.

·        Perform phlebotomy and obtain venous blood as per study protocol.

·        Perform rapid HIV tests, rapid malaria tests and haemoglobin in the field.

·        Referral of study participants found ill during the field work.

·        Document and label study samples collected from study participants in the field.

·        Ensure that samples collected in the field are transported in time to the Kyamulibwa field laboratory.

·        Provide health education and awareness to study participants and communities.

·        Provide basic medical care to study participants.

·        Make regular requisitions for supplies and PPE from the store.

·        Transfer data collected from the field and synchronise the data on the server.

·        Attend and give presentations in CMEs.

·        Ensure proper documentation and adherence to the study protocol.

·        Perform any other duty assigned by the PI or the study coordinator.

 


Qualifications, Skills and Experience:

·        The applicant must hold a Diploma in Nursing/comprehensive.

·        Degree qualifications in Nursing is desired.

·        Short courses on research methods, GCP training, counselling is an added advantage.

·        Two years of experience in clinical and research setting.

·        Possession of counselling skills is an added advantage.

·        Communication skills with good of English and Luganda.

·        User knowledge in computer applications.

 

How to Apply:

Follow the link below to fill a form and submit your application documentation:

 

Click Here

 

Filling the form more than once will lead to automatic disqualification. High level of integrity while filling the form is required and will be considered during shortlisting.

 

The applications should be addressed to:

The Head of Human Resources,

MRC/ UVRI and LSHTM Uganda Research Unit,

P.O. Box, 49,

Entebbe, Uganda.

 

Deadline: 13th August 2020 by 5:00pm.

 

Consider your application unsuccessful if not contacted within eight (8) weeks after the closing date of the advert. Any form of lobbying at any stage will lead to automatic disqualification. By submitting your personal information, you consent to the MRC/ UVRI and LSHTM Uganda Research Unit holding and using it in accordance with its recruitment policy and procedure. The Unit reserves the right to verify documents attached with the relevant awarding institutions to authenticate their validity.

 

NB: Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted for interview. This position is open to Ugandan nationals only. Strictly follow the application procedure as failure to do so will lead to automatic disqualification.

 

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


Project Officer - Maternal and Newborn Health NGO Job Vacancies - ChildFund International

Organization: ChildFund International
Duty Station: Uganda
Reports to: Project Manager

About US:
For over seventy years, ChildFund International has provided support to deprived, excluded and vulnerable children to have the capacity to improve their lives and opportunities to become young adults, parents and leaders who bring lasting and positive change to their communities. We promote societies whose individuals and institutions participate in valuing, protecting, and advancing the worth and rights of children. Our core commitment is child-centered change that will ensure healthy and secure infants, educated and confident children, and youth who are skilled and engage meaningfully in the affairs and decision making processes within their communities.

Job Summary:  The Project Officer - Maternal and Newborn Health will oversee project implementation and provide technical expertise and quality assurance for project activities. The Project Officer will directly support health facility staff and village health team members to accelerate the achievement of maternal and newborn health outcomes. The Project Officer MNCH will be part of a team participating in preparing annual, quarterly, and monthly activity plans and reports, and documenting project experiences.

Key Duties and Responsibilities:  
·        Participate in developing annual, quarterly work plans and monthly workplans and detailed budgets and procurement plans.
·        Supervise and monitor the work of project staff to ensure high-quality implementation that aligns with the donor regulations.
·        Oversee the application of, program monitoring tools, and efficient mechanisms that support high quality implementation.
·        Emphasize the use of data and learning for ongoing program improvement and adaptation.
·        Represent the project externally and maintain effective communication, coordination among district level stakeholders.


Qualifications, Skills and Experience:
·        The applicant must hold a Clinical background in medicine or nursing or a health- related field masters-level degree in Public Health.
·        Minimum of a Degree in Health, social sciences, and other relevant qualifications.
·        At least 3 years working experience in planning and implementing development programmes in Uganda.
·        At least 3 years working on development programmes including MNCH.
·        Willingness to work in a rural setting with ability to ride a motorcycle
·        Highly developed ability to apply adult learning techniques.  Ability to work independently and collaboratively in a team setting.
·        Excellent interpersonal and communication skills. Fluency in languages used in the Eastern region particularly Samia and Lusoga will be an added advantage

How to Apply:
All candidates who meet these qualifications should submit your application including detailed Curriculum Vita, academic and professional papers and names of 3 work related Referees with their Email/ daytime telephone contacts to:

THE COUNTRY DIRECTOR
CHILD FUND INTERNATIONAL
P.O BOX 3342 KAMPALA

OR Hand delivery to ChildFund Country Office located on Plot 71/72 Namirembe Road, P.O. Box 3341, Kampala. Uganda

Deadline: 13th August 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

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