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Tuesday, May 30, 2017

Child Development Officer- Health Job at South Rwenzori Diocese - Career Opportunity in Uganda

Vacancy title:
Child Development Officer- Health

Jobs at:
South Rwenzori Diocese

Deadline of this Job:
5:00pm on 15th June 2017

Duty Station:
Kampala, Uganda

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Job details:
South Rwenzori Diocese under its department of Children Ministry which serves the vulnerable children, to care for, nurture, and develop them to become responsible young talented individuals with Christian values is looking for competent, self-driven motivated persons to the following position:
Child Development Officer- Health
Job summary: To plan and execute preventive and curative health activities that equips assisted children and caregivers with knowledge on timely efficient health services. Take up tasks related to general health of the children, coordinate professional health interventions and handle sensitive health related issues as well as offering minimum counselling to the children.

Job specification:
  • Must be a mature born again Christian with a sound testimony.
  •  Must have a professional background in any of the following: Nursing, Primary Healthcare, Community Health, Clinical Medicine, Education/Social Work Administration.
  • Minimum qualification will be a diploma or its equivalent.
  •  Must have good interpersonal skills.
  • Experience and current knowledge of HIV/AIDS intervention will be an added advantage.
  •  Formal training in counselling and child development will be an added advantage.
  • Must have computer skills.
  •  Customer service orientation.
  •  Skills in Project Planning and Management will be an added advantage.
  • Age: 30-35.
    Answerable to the Project Director
Job application procedure
All interested persons are asked to submit their applications with relevant documents to:
Only short listed candidates will be invited for the interviews.
Deadline for submission: Before 5:00pm on 15th June 2017.