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Monday, May 13, 2019

Deputy Cluster coordinator Job at Rakai Health Sciences Program - Career Opportunity in Uganda

Vacancy title:
Deputy Cluster coordinator [ Type: FULL TIME , Industry: Health Science , Category: Administrative & Office ]

Jobs at: Rakai Health Sciences Program

Deadline of this Job:
24th May 2019
Duty Station:
Within Uganda , Sembabule , East Africa

Date Posted: 11th May 2019 , Base Salary: Not Disclosed
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.
The Deputy Cluster coordinator Sembabule office will provide leadership the RHSP field teams based in Sembabule district ensure that all project activities are implemented in line with funders & MoH guidance. He /she will ensure delivery of quality HIV/AIDS care and treatment services clients by providing technical support the DHTs and health facilities in Sembabule in addition supporting health system strengthening interventions in the district..

• Provide Technical and administration oversight of project activities and supervision for project teams in Sembabule district in liaison with the cluster coordinator Sembabule.
o Support Joint work planning & budgeting with the staff in Sembabule district.
o Support performance management (achievements against targets Vs costs) in Sembabule
o Support staff administration, logistic management including transport in Sembabule.
o Lead and support the other RHSP technical assistance team members based in Sembabule
o meet their outputs
• Work as a medical officer in Sembabule district by performing the following activities:
Coordinate and support training for health workers in HIV/AIDS care and related fields
o Mentor the clinicians
o build their skills in the examination, diagnosis and treatment for HIV/AIDS clients at all facilities
o Provide support and HIV/AIDs specialized support for care for clients in supported districts as required
o Support and coordinate health workers conduct CME sessions at the facilities
o build their capacity in HIV/AIDS management.
o Coordinate and support counsellors
o strengthen provision of daily of health education
o clients.
o Support health workers implement quality improvement activities in HIV/AIDS related fields
o Advocate for the rights of clients through mobilization and referral for support and other means as and where necessary.
o Other duties as may reasonably be assigned from time

• Bachelor’s degree of Medicine and Surgery, Public Health and other related courses
• Full and active registration with the UMDPC
• Additional training in HIV/AIDS care will be an added advantage
• 3 years’ in service in a busy HIV/AIDS clinical setting.
• Technical Knowledge of HIV/AIDS and ART
• Clinical skills, Counseling skills, Interpersonal skills
• Communication skills (both oral and written)
• Teamwork skills

Job Qualifications: Not Specified

Job Education Requirements: Bachelor’s degree

Job Experience Requirements: 3 years

Job application procedure
All interested Candidates possessing the above attributes can send their applications including a cover letter, latest Copy of CV (with 3 referees), copies of academic qualifications/certificates addressed to the HR Manager to . Kindly indicate the Job title under subject of the mail. Only Online applications will be considered Deadline for Submission: Close of business by 5:00pm, Friday, 24th May 2019 Only short-listed candidates will be contacted by Rakai Health Sciences Program. Any form of lobbing and canvassing will lead to disqualification

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