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Monday, June 26, 2017

2 Field Officers Job at ADD International - Career Opportunity in Uganda

Vacancy title:
2 Field Officers

Jobs at:
ADD International

Deadline of this Job:
not later than Wednesday 12 July

Duty Station:

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Job details:
ADD International in partnership with the Gulu Disabled Peoples Union, Source of the Nile Union of Persons with Albinism, and Uganda National Action on Physical Disabilities has received a grant from the Big Lottery Fund to implement the Sustainable Livelihoods for People with Disabilities project in Jinja, Kampala, Omoro and Wakiso districts for a period of 24 months.
The partnersare therefore recruiting staff with relevant qualifications for the following post:
2 Field Officers
The field officers will be based in jinja and Omoro districts respectively. The officers will be responsible for coordinating project activities, capacity building of ADD international partners, coordinating stakeholders and representing ADD international in relevant forums.

Applicants should possess a degree in humanities, social sciences, community or development studies from a recognised university! institute and three years‘ experience in programmes related to livelihoods and promotion of rights of vulnerable people. Persons with disabilities (especially women with disabilities) with the above relevant or equivalent qualifications with demonstrated knowledge and experience are encouraged to apply.
The duration of the post is 24 months.
Interested applicants should view the full job description on ADD international’s website and send their applications to the address below not later than 12 July 2017 Head of Finance and Administration, Uganda Programme office: First Floor, Plot 32, Kanjokya Street, email  Please indicate in your application the preferred project district.
Job application procedure
Applicants should indicate the organization they would like to work with and send their applications not later than Wednesday 12 July to the address for that organization as indicated below:
Gulu Disabled Peoples Union
The Chairperson
Gulu Disabled Persons Union, R0 Box 549, Gulu
Pece Division, Gulu Municipality, along Jomo Kenyatta Road.
Opposite SOS Children Village.
Source of the Nile Union of Persons with Albinism
The Chairperson
Kakindu Stadium
Uganda National Action on Physical Disabilities
The Chairperson Human Resource Committee. Uganda National
Action on Physical Disabilities (UNAPD,
P0.Box, 959. P/ot459, Namasole Road. Kaoyanya, Gayaza Road.
Tel: 256-474-692403, Email:  Website:
Principles of equal opportunities will be strictly followed; and women and persons with disabilities are particularly encouraged to apply. Due to the likely large number of applications, only shortlisted candidates Will be contacted.