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Monday, September 11, 2017

Head of Nursing Job at CoRSU - Career Opportunity in Uganda

Vacancy title:
Head of Nursing

Jobs at:

Deadline of this Job:
22nd September, 2017

Duty Station:
Entebbe, Uganda

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Job details:
Comprehensive Rehabilitation Services in Uganda (for people with disability) was established in 2006 as a private non-profit, non - governmental organization and is supported by Christian Blind Mission (CBM).
CoRSU Rehabilitation Hospital and Rehabilitation Centre on Entebbe Road provides Orthopaedic Surgery, Plastic Surgery and Rehabilitation, mainly for children with disability.
CoRSU Hospital is urgently looking for young and dynamic professionals in the following fields:
1. Head of Nursing (1 position)
Reports to: Medical Director
Objectives oi the position:
  • To coordinate and ensure all the nursing services of CoRSU are provided effectively and efficiently by providing overall relevant technical support to various departments at CORSU. Working with staff of all disciplines, develop a nursing vision and strategy for CoRSU, promoting nursing leadership that is sate, caring and responsive.
  • To lead and manage the development oi nursing practice (professional conduct) to enhance patient care throughout CoRSU. Ensure students in training and all nurses at CoRSU are educated and trained to an appropriate standard to meet the care needs of patients and modern clinical practice standards.
  • To manage ail nursing resources (i.e. personnel and budget for Nursing including Clinical Education & Training, Nurse Recruitment, Research in Nursing, Nursing Development).
Qualification, Skills & Experience:
  • Must be a Registered Nurse with the Uganda Nurses and Midwives Council (UNMC).
  • A Diploma in Nursing is essential while a Degree in Nursing is highly desirable.
  • Master's degree in Nursing or a qualifications in Health Services Management or general management is an added advantage.
  • 8 years’ experience oi nursing care oi which 3 years should be in team leadership and managerial position.
For specific duties and responsibilities for each positon: Refer to detailed JDs on the website:
Job application procedure
NB: Qualified persons should submit their applications (detailed CV with covering letter plus copies of Academic Qualifications) to The Heart of Human Resources, CoRSU Hospital P.0. 46 Kisubi or email to or visit our website  Capable People with Disabilities (PWDs) are encouraged to apply.
Note that only shortlisted candidates will be notified for interviews. The closing date for receiving applications is 22nd September, 2017.