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Friday, September 7, 2018

3 Mid wives Jobs at Global Health Rescue - Career Opportunity in Uganda

Vacancy title:
Mid wives (3) Ref No: MWD 01018 

Jobs at:
Global Health Rescue 

Deadline of this Job:
15th September 2018 

Duty Station:

Date Posted: 6th September 2018 , Base Salary: Not Disclosed , Employment Type: Full-Time 


About the Company
Department: Medical Emergencies
Salary: Competitive
Reports to: Medical officer
Responsible for Facilitate deliveries and provide nursing care to mothers and their babies.
  • Must be trained at a Registered Midwife level from a recognized Institution.
  • Must be registered and licensed with the Nurses and Midwives Council.
Experience: Two years of experience in facilitating deliveries and provide nursing care to mothers and their babies.

Other requirements: Good communication and interpersonal skills.

Key outputs:
  • Patients received; admissions, deliveries, discharges and deaths registered;
  • Antenatal care carried out;
  • High risk cases for referral identified;
  • Provide care during labour with emphasis to prevention of complications to mother and baby;
  • Care during puerperium provided;
  • Mothers sensitized about benefits of breast feeding and recommended diet;
  • Bedside nursing procedures carried out;
  • Medical supplies and sundries requisitioned and accounted for;
  • Staff supervised and appraised; and
  • Daily ward reports compiled and submitted

Key tasks:

  • Examining and monitoring pregnant women
  • Assessing care requirements and writing care plans
  • Undertaking antenatal care in hospitals, homes and GP practices
  • Providing information, emotional support and reassurance to women and their partners
  • Taking patient samples, pulses, temperatures and blood pressures
  • Caring for and assisting women in labour
  • Monitoring and administering medication, injections and intravenous infusions during labour
  • Monitoring the foetus during labour
  • Advising about and supporting parents in the daily care of their newborn babies
  • Helping parents to cope with miscarriage, termination, stillbirth and neonatal death
  • Writing records
  • Tutoring student midwives
  • Identifying high-risk pregnancies

Job application procedure
Please send the following documents by email to cc and quote the job title and reference number: Updated CV and cover letter which demonstrate that you are suitable for the job role including your contact information and three work related references in PDF format should be sent as one document. Attach copies of academic certificates and attach the GHR job application form. Since the system is automated, some applications that do not follow the above procedure can be missed out. Only short listed applicants will be contacted Deadline: 15th September, 2018 by 5 pm