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Resource Navigator Job Opportunities - Uganda Cancer Institute (UCI)

Job Title:     Resource Navigator
Organization: Uganda Cancer Institute (UCI)
Duty Station: Uganda
Salary scale: U4(SC)
Reports to:   Program Manager, Patient Navigation

About US:
Uganda Cancer Institute (UCI) in collaboration with American Cancer Society (ACS) is implementing the UCI Patient Navigation Program at UCI with grants from ACS, with the aim of improving the quality of patients' care at UCI using three types of navigation; Physical Navigation, Clinical Navigation and Resource Navigation. To reach this goal, the Program intends to provide patient navigation services to cancer patients at UCI; improve patients' knowledge on their diagnosis, treatment, self-care and services provided at UCI; improve the overall patient's satisfaction of the care at UCI; improve UCI staff knowledge, attitudes and practices towards the use of compassionate, patient-centered cancer care; and increase the number of cancer patients completing their prescribed cancer treatment at UCI.

Job Summary: The Resource Navigator will mobilize and monitors resources to meet the psychosocial and other needs of cancer patients.

Key Duties and Responsibilities: 
·       Network and develop partnerships with public, private and not for profit sectors, and raise resources whether in kind support or referral points for support cancer patients with psychosocial needs.
·       Develop and maintain up to date resources directory
·       Liaise with inventory management officer, public relations, hospital administrator and MSW to ensure that UCI policy on donations is updated and implemented to the best interest of patients with Psychosocial and other needs.
·       Set up resource referral system for cancer patients.
·       Liaise with MSW to ensure patients with psychosocial needs are matched with and linked to appropriate resources to meet their needs.
·       Works with MSW to follow up cancer patients linked to resources have actually received support.
·       In collaboration with Medical Social Workers and monitors matching of patient unmet needs with appropriate services and referrals and support services
·       In collaboration with Medical Social Workers and monitors the linking of patent to local or community support groups
·       Document and report on resources navigation activities weekly, monthly, quarterly and yearly.
·       Participate in the navigation meetings
·       Maintain accurate records
·       Participate in trainings, annual surveys and research
·       Performs any other duties assigned to them by the Project Manager/ supervisor

Qualifications, Skills and Experience:
·       The ideal applicant must hold a Degree in Social Work and Social Administration
·       Additional training in project planning and management will be an added advantage.
·       At least three years' experience in networking, community development and developing partnerships with public, private and not for profit sectors; and raising resources whether in kind support or referral points for support with a reputable Institution.
·       Accountability
·       Assertiveness and Self confidence
·       Effective communication
·       Concern for quality and standards
·       Ethics and Integrity and confidentiality
·       Flexibility
·       Innovativeness
·       Computer literacy

How to apply:
All suitably qualified individuals to fill the position under the UCI Patient Navigation Program at UCI on contract basis. Application should be hand written and addressed to the Executive Director Uganda Cancer Institute.

Deadline: Monday 3rd February, 2020.

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Several Fresher Project Assistant USAID Project Job Placements - Communication for Development Foundation Uganda (CDFU)

Job Title:     Project Assistant stationed
Organization: Communication for Development Foundation Uganda (CDFU)
Duty Station:  Uganda

About US:
Communication for Development Foundation Uganda (CDFU) is a non-governmental organization that provides Development Communication services aimed at influencing positive behaviors for the social development of men, women and children.  CDFU is   implementing Make Happiness Not Violence Campaign as part of the Joint UN Ending Violence Against Women and Girls (EVAWG) project that is funded by the Government of Sweden; and as part of the EU-UN Spotlight Initiative to Eliminate Violence Against Women and Girls. The campaign aims to promote favorable social norms, attitudes and behaviors at community and individual levels to prevent Violence against Women and Girls, and to improve Sexual Reproductive Health in campaign areas.

About the project:
CDFU is a partner on the USAID Regional Health Integration to Enhance Services in East Central Uganda Activity (USAID RHITES EC) whose goal is implementation of a comprehensive integrated investment in regional health, nutritional assistance and HIV/AIDS programs. This five-year activity targets 13 districts in East-Central Uganda.

Job Summary:  The Project Assistant will work closely with SBCC Officer to provide Social and Behavior Change Communication (SBCC) to support program activities in Iganga cluster in order to realize the project objectives. Support multimedia activities, effective community mobilization through coordinating with district health teams, community groups and VHTs, community mobilization, monitoring, implementing and documentation of SBCC activities according to plan.  The Project Assistant will participate in documentation of success stories, and preparation of program reports as necessary. She/He will report to the SBCC Officer based at the district.

Qualifications, Skills and Experience:
·       The ideal candidate must hold at least a Bachelors degree in Communication, Health, Social Sciences, Population Studies or related field.
·       Must have at least one year of experience in implementing Social and Behaviour Change Communication (SBCC) interventions.
·       Demonstrate knowledgeable practice of working with districts, non-governmental or community-based organizations or government departments.
·        Must have experience working at the community level to implement BCC interventions. Have excellent interpersonal communication skills and ability to work as a team player. Demonstrate good interpersonal communication.
·       Good presentation and writing skills. Computer skills of Microsoft Word, Excel and Power Point.
·       Ability to speak and understand Lusoga local languages will be an added advantage.). 

How to Apply:
All Interested and qualified candidates should either a) hand deliver their applications addressed to the Head of Human Resource at the address below or b) send to Email: (PDF format maximum 6 pages)
Communication for Development Foundation Uganda (CDFU)

P. O. Box 8734, Plot 105, Kiira Road,

Kamwokya, Kampala.

While we thank all applicants for showing interest; only shortlisted candidates will be contacted for interviews.

Deadline:  Friday 31st  January 2020 4.00pm.

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3 Fresher WASH Officer Job Opportunities - Wells of Life

Organization: Wells of Life
Duty Station:  Uganda
Reports to: WASH Program Manager
Salary: Attractive salary package and benefits

About US:
Wells of Life is a Non-Profit International Organization working in Water, Sanitation and Hygiene in central Uganda

Key Duties and Responsibilities: 
·       Trigger and Sensitize targeted communities and schools on their contribution and responsibility towards water, sanitation and hygiene promotion.
·       Facilitate the formation and appropriate training of Water and Sanitation Committees, Hygiene Promoters, WASH club leaders, and Village Health Teams in communities and schools.
·       Monitor WASH promotion activities and behaviour change in the program area.
·       Ensure quality implementation of WASH activities in consonance with WASH Budget and Work plan

Qualifications, Skills and Experience:
·       Uganda Nationals (only)
·       The ideal candidate must hold a university degree or its equivalent in Public Health, Environmental Sanitation and other related disciplines, with additional training in Health Education, Community Development.
·       Excellent command of luganda language is a MUST
·       Skills in community facilitation and mobilization at community level.
·       Technical knowledge of appropriate WASH technologies and models (CLTS), Community-Based WASH programme management.
·       Motorcycle riding skills is an added advantage. We encourage female candidates with motorcycle riding skills to apply. Please mention it in your application.

How to Apply:
All Interested candidates Submit your Motivational letter, Resume, Academic documents and Reference letters from 3 professionals (not relatives) by email to: 
Only shortlisted candidates shall be contacted.
We DO NOT charge money for employment position

Deadline: 26th January, 2020, 17:00 hours.

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Fresher Project Assistant Job Opportunities - Uganda National Teachers' Union

Organization: Uganda National Teachers' Union
Duty Station:   Uganda

About US:
Originally active as the Uganda Teachers Association (UTA), the Teachers' Association renamed itself the Uganda National Teachers' Union in March 2003 and thereby complied with the Trade Union Act of 1971. In 2006, these laws were updated with the Labor Unions Act. UNATU has been recognized as a charitable organization since 2006. With its 140,000 members, it is the largest and oldest teacher union in the country
Vacancy title:

About the project:
"Simameni: Stand Together for Girls' Education" is a five-year project of the Canadian Teachers' Federation (CTF/FCE) and the Uganda National Teachers' Union (UNATU). Simameni, which means "stand up" in Swahili, seeks to improve access to, participation in, retention and opportunities from quality publicly funded public education for girls and young women at the secondary school level in selected communities within the Western and Teso regions of Uganda.

Key Duties and Responsibilities: 
·       Contribute to and support the planning and implementation of the WNCB project
·       Provide project administrative support such as periodic reporting, organising meetings and events, maintaining project documents and reports, and ensure the smooth running of all project activities.
·       Liaise and maintain a good working relationship with relevant Government, Civil Society Organisation's, stakeholders within the community and other actors relevant to the successful implementation of the WNCB project
·       Conduct periodic situational assessments on Child labour within the project areas and thoroughly document findings and report issues that need treatment attention.
·       Closely follow up on the progress of children withdrawn from child labour and enrolled in school Monitoring, evaluation and coordination of the WNCB project activities
·       Write and submit project progressive reports to UNATU head office Perform other project related duties as necessary

Qualifications, Skills and Experience:
·       The ideal candidate must hold a Bachelor's degree in Education, Development Studies, Social Sciences or any other relevant field
·       At least 2 years of relevant experience with similar work in a reputable and busy Organization Demonstrated ability and experience in riding a motorcycle 

 How to Apply:
All candidates should submit 3 copies of the application bearing the title and reference number of the position being applied for to the Office of the General Secretary, UNATU, at Teachers' House on Plot 28-30, Bombo Road, Kampala
Documentation required includes: A Cover letter, CV, Certified photocopies of academic transcripts and certificates, National ID, documentary evidence of all experience claimed, recent passport photograph attached on each application and reference letters from three different referees, one being a current or most recent supervisor
Active Members of UNATU who meet the above listed minimum qualifications and experiences are encouraged to apply. Female candidates are encouraged to apply UNATU is interested in candidates with a genuine interest to work with an organization that defends workers' rights, teachers' rights, and education rights, and that promotes equitable, high-quality, publicly funded public education for all in Uganda Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted. If you have any questions regarding these positions, please contact the General Secretary, on email at

Deadline:  31st   January 2020 before 5:00pm

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Several Monitoring and Evaluation Officer Job Careers - Mildmay Uganda

Organization: Mildmay Uganda
Duty Station:   Uganda
Reports to:  Regional Monitoring and Evaluation Coordinator

About US:
Mildmay Uganda is a Christian NGO that offers General and HIV/AIDS medical services. With support from PEPFAR, Mildmay Uganda also offers technical support in implementation of HIV interventions for Ministry of Health Systems aimed at accelerating HIV epidemic control. Mildmay Uganda also offers Health Professional Development through Mildmay Institute of Health Sciences (MIHS) accredited by Ministry of Education and recognised by National Council for Higher Education; offering academic and short courses in health care. .

Job Summary:  The position holder will support the M&E Manager and Data Manager to establish and maintain  functional Monitoring and Evaluation and Data Management Systems for Mildmay Uganda Programmes.

 Qualifications, Skills and Experience:
·       The ideal candidate must hold a Bachelor’s Degree in Quantitative Economics, Statistics, Economics and Statistics, Population Studies; or other related field like Social Sciences, Development studies with postgraduate qualification in M&E.
·       The successful candidate must have at least 3 years’ experience in Monitoring & Evaluation and preferably in the health sector; Proficiency in project implementation progress reporting; Experience in Health Management Information Systems (HMIS); Knowledge in M&E, Research, Data Management & Quality Assurance.
·        S/he must have demonstrable advanced computer skills in STATA, SPSS, MS Excel and MS Access.

How to Apply:
All Interested candidates who meet the requirements should apply 0n line through the Mildmay Uganda online job application system at the link below

Only candidates with complete Information, and who meet the requirements will be contacted.

Deadline:  Friday 24th January 2020

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