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Showing posts with label Medicine and Pharmacy Jobs in Uganda. Show all posts
Showing posts with label Medicine and Pharmacy Jobs in Uganda. Show all posts

Midwife Mentor Non-profit Job Careers - Infectious Diseases Institute (IDI)


Job Title:          Midwife Mentor
Organisation: Infectious Diseases Institute (IDI)
Duty Station: Uganda
Reports to: Facility in-charge
Vacancy Code: MMX01

About US:
The Infectious Diseases Institute (IDI) is an international non-profit organization which is a partnership of infectious diseases and public health specialists. The overall objective of the IDI is to strengthen health systems with strong emphasis on Infectious Diseases, through Research and Capacity Development. IDI has five operational areas through which it works to achieve its mission: Prevention, Care and Treatment; Training, Research and Laboratory services (provided through a partnership with the Makerere University - John Hopkins University Core Lab) and Outreach.

Job Summary:   The Midwife Mentor will spearhead mentorship and supervise district frontline health workers in both technical aspects of maternal and child health (MCH), elimination of mother to child transmission of HIV (EMTCT) and in professionalism health care delivery. Their major roles include coordinating trainings, providing mentorship, supporting documentation and reporting related to MCH and EMTCT.

Key Duties and Responsibilities: 
  • Providing mentorship to front line health workers within the district health facilities in delivery of elimination of mother to child transmission of HIV services (Option B+), Early Infant Diagnosis care and related Maternal and Child Care in the districts.
  • Support implementation and use of MoH guidelines in line and ensure compliance with MoH policies.
  • She/he coordinates required trainings for the district staff in relation to implementation of EMTCT.
  • Support professional continuous medical education sessions at the health facilities in line with EMTCT and related MCH areas.
  • Facilitate continuous quality improvement activities to improve EMTCT within the district health facilities.
  • Participate in QA/QC for services in project-supported facilities in the districts.
  • Ensure that all heath facilities make and submit required reports in time and also generate reports for the program reporting.
  • Ensure the health workers obtain the updated and required tools to support care.
  • Coordinate and support follow up of clients to improve retention in care for Option B+ patients and their exposed infants.
  • Support integration of maternal care within EID care points to support client centred care.
  • Coordinate technical support supervision for Health facilities in the district.


Qualifications, Skills and Experience: 
  • The applicant for the Midwife Mentor job must have completed Registered training in Midwifery from a recognized education institution.
  • Training in elimination of mother to child transmission Option B+.
  • At least three years of work experience in a busy clinical setting preferably in the district health system setting.
  • Knowledge and understanding of maternal and child health issues especially goal oriented ANC.
  • Knowledge of good nursing procedures and practices.
  • Report writing skills and basic knowledge of Microsoft word, excel and power point packages.
  • Attention to detail, especially regarding data accuracy.
  • Team player and management skills.
  • Excellent communication skills.

How to Apply:
All suitably qualified and interested candidates should E-mail their updated CVs, which should include details of email address (if any), present position, current remuneration, Certificate/testimonials and address of three (3) Referees plus telephone contact to the following address. Please make sure that your application letter, updated CV and certificates are attached as one document and indicate the Vacancy code as the subject for your email

The Senior Human Resource Manager,
Infectious Diseases Institute — IDI Knowledge Centre,
Makerere University Main Campus College of Health Sciences, Makerere University,
P.O. Box 22418, Kampala, Uganda.

Email to: hr@idi.co.ug

Deadline: 30th October 2018

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




Regulatory Officer (Dentist) Jobs - National Drug Authority (NDA)


Job Title:           Regulatory Officer (Dentist)
Organisation: National Drug Authority (NDA)
Duty Station: Kampala, Uganda
Reports to: Managers or Principal Regulatory Officers

About US:
The National Drug Authority (NDA) is an autonomous body which was established by the National Drug Policy and Authority Act Cap 206 , Laws of Uganda (2000 Edition) to regulate Human and Veterinary Medicines and other healthcare products.  NDA’s mandate is to ensure quality, safety and efficacy of human and veterinary medicines and other healthcare products through the regulation and control of their production, importation, distribution and use.

Job Summary:   The Regulatory Officer (Dentist) will mainly ensure timely generation and dissemination of information on safe and appropriate use of medicines and health-care products.

Key Duties and Responsibilities: 
  • Ensure timely dissemination of drug related information to health workers and the public so as to promote safe use of drugs.
  • Contribute to the implementation and continuous improvement of registration and assessment of medicine products.
  • Carry out post marketing surveillance of medicines, herbal medicines, traditional medicines and public health product.
  • Conduct investigations into consumer and other complaints.
  • Undertake any other responsibilities, tasks or activities as may be assigned from time to time.


Qualifications, Skills and Experience: 
  • The ideal candidate for the National Drug Authority (NDA) Regulatory Officer (Dentist) job must hold a Bachelor’s degree in Dental surgery from a recognized university.
  • At least three (3) years working experience in a reputable establishment.
  • Experience in medical research or training in biomedical sciences is an added advantage.
  • Proficiency in computer applications especially MS office packages.
  • High level of Integrity.
  • Keen attention to detail.
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills.

How to Apply:
All candidates should send a cover letter, copies of your academic qualifications together with your Curriculum Vitae (CV) indicating three (3) referees of whom one (1) should be your current or most recent employer.  Please deliver your application pack in hard copy to National Drug Authority Office, First Floor, Rumee, Plot 19 Lumumba Avenue Opposite TWED Plaza, or through post office P.O. BOX 23096, Kampala Uganda.

Deadline: 1st November 2018

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





Fresher Administrative Assistant Job Opportunities - National Drug Authority (NDA)


Job Title:           Administrative Assistant
Organisation: National Drug Authority (NDA)
Duty Station: Kampala, Uganda
Reports to: Manager Administration

About US:
The National Drug Authority (NDA) is an autonomous body which was established by the National Drug Policy and Authority Act Cap 206 , Laws of Uganda (2000 Edition) to regulate Human and Veterinary Medicines and other healthcare products.  NDA’s mandate is to ensure quality, safety and efficacy of human and veterinary medicines and other healthcare products through the regulation and control of their production, importation, distribution and use.

Job Summary:  The Administrative Assistant will provide administrative and Coordination support to the Directorate of Product Safety.

Key Duties and Responsibilities: 
  • Tasked with the development and maintenance of the Directorate databases including safety information databases for Adverse Drug Reactions (ADRs) and Serious Adverse Events (SAEs).
  • Carryout technical screening of all applications and submissions to ensure they are complete and where additional documentation/information is necessary, officially notify the applicants to this effect.
  • Draft letters and other communication from the Directorate to other offices internally and to clients and stakeholders.
  • Organize meeting rooms, equipment and other requirements for internal and/or external meetings with clients and stakeholders
  • Minute-taking during Directorate and individual unit meetings including meetings with clients
  • Route all documents going to the Secretary to the Authority and other offices accordingly.
  • Manage all equipment and ensure that they are in good working condition.
  • Provide administrative support to the Directorate ensuring coverage at all times.
  • Respond to phone calls and front desk inquiries directed to the Directorate.
  • Undertake any other official duties assigned.


Qualifications, Skills and Experience: 
  • The ideal candidate for the National Drug Authority (NDA) Administrative Assistant job must hold a Diploma in Pharmacy/Dispensing or Clinical Medicine from a recognized Institution
  • At least two years of working experience in a related job in a reputable organization.
  • Data Management skills
  • Proficiency in ICT including Standard Microsoft Office Applications
  • High sense of integrity and professionalism.
  • Keen attention to detail.
  • A strong team player.
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills.

How to Apply:
All candidates should send a cover letter, copies of your academic qualifications together with your Curriculum Vitae (CV) indicating three (3) referees of whom one (1) should be your current or most recent employer.  Please deliver your application pack in hard copy to National Drug Authority Office, First Floor, Rumee, Plot 19 Lumumba Avenue Opposite TWED Plaza, or through post office P.O. BOX 23096, Kampala Uganda.

Deadline: 1st November 2018

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




Principal Regulatory Officer - Research Employment Opportunity - National Drug Authority (NDA)


Job Title:           Principal Regulatory Officer - Research
Organisation: National Drug Authority (NDA)
Duty Station: Kampala, Uganda
Reports to: Director Product Safety

About US:
The National Drug Authority (NDA) is an autonomous body which was established by the National Drug Policy and Authority Act Cap 206 , Laws of Uganda (2000 Edition) to regulate Human and Veterinary Medicines and other healthcare products.  NDA’s mandate is to ensure quality, safety and efficacy of human and veterinary medicines and other healthcare products through the regulation and control of their production, importation, distribution and use.

Job Summary:  The Principal Regulatory Officer – Research will provide technical leadership and coordination of operational research and studies while complying with ethical and regulatory requirements within NDA.

Key Duties and Responsibilities: 
  • Initiating, coordinating and carrying out appropriate research for the enhancement of regulation of medicines, public health products and medical devices.
  • Manage and coordinate all aspects of the research process from proposal writing and research design, analysis and interpretation of results through to preparation of reports and delivery of presentations
  • Maintain detailed knowledge of all assigned research protocols and ensure that the regulatory officers adhere to all protocol requirements to ensure the validity of the research data.
  • Provide quality assurance of all research essential documents and ensure that all research studies maintain accurate and up-to-date regulatory files.
  • Plan research programs in areas that are pertinent to NDA and to ensure that such programs are implemented.
  • Disseminate research findings, presented in a meaningful format that is understandable by a non- specialist audience
  • Promote the development of research skills and competencies within technical required staff.
  • Undertake any other responsibilities, tasks or activities as may be assigned from time to time.


Qualifications, Skills and Experience: 
  • The ideal candidate for the National Drug Authority (NDA) Principal Regulatory Officer – Research job must hold a Bachelor’s degree in Pharmacy or Pharmaceutical Science.
  • At least eight (8) years working experience in regulation.
  • Five years of experience in Research.
  • Proficiency in computer applications especially MS office packages
  • High level of Integrity
  • Keen attention to detail.
  • Good communication and interpersonal skills

How to Apply:
All candidates should send a cover letter, copies of your academic qualifications together with your Curriculum Vitae (CV) indicating three (3) referees of whom one (1) should be your current or most recent employer.  Please deliver your application pack in hard copy to National Drug Authority Office, First Floor, Rumee, Plot 19 Lumumba Avenue Opposite TWED Plaza, or through post office P.O. BOX 23096, Kampala Uganda.

Deadline: 1st November 2018

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





Fresher District HIV/TB Services Officer Non-profit Career Jobs - Infectious Diseases Institute (IDI)


Job Title:          District HIV/TB Services Officer
Organisation: Infectious Diseases Institute (IDI)
Duty Station: Uganda
Reports to: Field Office Coordinator

About US:
The Infectious Diseases Institute (IDI) is an international non-profit organization which is a partnership of infectious diseases and public health specialists. The overall objective of the IDI is to strengthen health systems with strong emphasis on Infectious Diseases, through Research and Capacity Development. IDI has five operational areas through which it works to achieve its mission: Prevention, Care and Treatment; Training, Research and Laboratory services (provided through a partnership with the Makerere University - John Hopkins University Core Lab) and Outreach.

Job Summary:  The District HIV/TB Services Officer will provide technical support to health care workers at supported HFs; assess, diagnose and offer clinical care to all patients working through the district systems.

Key Duties and Responsibilities: 
  • Provide technical assistance and mentorship for health workers in HIV/AIDS care especially in TB/HIV areas.
  • Provide continuous clinical mentoring in all areas including reporting for all related MoH reports.
  • Support and participate in Continuous Medical Education (CME) programs for all staff support coordination of health education talks in TB/HIV related fields.
  • Participate in providing technical training and support to health workers and project staff in Clinical Mentoring.
  • Lead and strengthen quality improvement activities in all TB/HIV related fields at health facilities.
  • Support referral and linkages for clients receiving care at project supported health facilities.
  • Support HMIS and program reporting for all supported health facilities.


Qualifications, Skills and Experience: 
  • The applicant for the District HIV/TB Services Officer job must hold a Diploma in Clinical Medicine and Community Health.
  • One year of experience in a busy clinical HIV/AIDS setting.
  • Registration with the Allied Health Professionals' Council.
  • Training in clinical management of HIV/AIDS and opportunistic infections.
  • Specific experience and training in TB management or care and other respiratory illnesses, an added advantage.
  • Good interpersonal skills required.
  • Ability to interact productively and work in a team environment.
  • Self-motivated, innovative and capable of meeting deadlines.
  • Excellent communication skills required (Both oral & written).
  • Willingness to travel and provide care services at selected health facilities and outreaches.
  • Willingness to work and live in rural areas is required.

How to Apply:
All suitably qualified and interested candidates should E-mail their updated CVs, which should include details of email address (if any), present position, current remuneration, Certificate/testimonials and address of three (3) Referees plus telephone contact to the following address. Please make sure that your application letter, updated CV and certificates are attached as one document and indicate the Vacancy code as the subject for your email

The Senior Human Resource Manager,
Infectious Diseases Institute — IDI Knowledge Centre,
Makerere University Main Campus College of Health Sciences, Makerere University,
P.O. Box 22418, Kampala, Uganda.

Email to: hr@idi.co.ug

Deadline: 23rd October 2018

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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