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Wednesday, May 3, 2017

Sub – Regional HIV Care & Treatment Coordinators Job at Rakai health Sciences Program - Career Opportunity in Uganda

Vacancy title:
Sub – Regional HIV Care & Treatment Coordinators

Jobs at:
Rakai health Sciences Program

Deadline of this Job:
not later than 12th May, 2017, 5:00pm

Duty Station:

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Job details:
Rakai Health Sciences Program is a collaborative Bio-medical research and service delivery organization. It strives to improve the quality of life of the local population through a combination of community based research, curative services and prevention strategies in the district of Rakai, South Western Uganda. it is based at the Uganda Virus Research Institute - Entebbe and Kalisizo in Rakai District.
The Program is seeking to strengthen its staffing position in order to efficiently execute its research and service activities at a Regional Level. Applications are therefore invited from qualified and competent Ugandans to fill vacant positions based at RAKAI HEALTH SCIENCES PROGRAM
- Kalisizo, Rakai district as indicated below:
Sub-Regional HIV Care & Treatment Coordinators (2 Positions - Two years Contract) Renewable
Reporting to: Regional HIV Care & Treatment Manager
Duty station: Kalisizo — Rakai
Duties & Responsibilities:
Take lead and coordinate the implementation of comprehensive HIV care and treatment within assigned districts.

  • Work with HIV care and treatment regional manager to develop standard operating procedures and ensure facility health worker adhere to them.
  • Liaise with Regional manager to identify service provision gaps, plan and conduct capacity building through training, Mentorships and continuous medical education.
  • Periodically review health facility performance and generate reports.
  • Provide supervision and guidance to HIV care and treatment district offlcers.
Qualifications, Skills and Experience:
  • MB.chB degree from a recognized university.
  • Registered with the Uganda Medical and Dental practioners’ Council with a valid practicing license.
  • At least 2 years’ experience managing the implementation of comprehensive HIV care and treatment in a DLP setting.
  • Experience in health worker capacity building through trainings and mentorships
  • Dynamic thinking and innovative
  • Good communication (both oral and written) and training & mentorship skills.‘
The applicants should be;
  • Pleasant, social, flexible, with good interpersonal skills and a spirit of team building/work
  • Self-motivated, able to work under minimum supervision and well organized
  • Able to handle multiple tasks simultaneously
  • Able to handle multiple tasks simultaneously
  • Committed to highest level of quality and integrity, flexible and reliable.
  • Able and willing to work and reside in the rural setting of Kalisizo
  • Rakai District.
Job application procedure
Only qualified applicants should submit their application letter, valid academic documents and detailed resume (C.V) with three recognizable referees not later than 12th May, 2017, 5:00pm to:
The Human Resource Manager
Rakai Health Sciences Program,
P.O. Box 279, KALISIZO Or
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