AIDS Healthcare foundation Staff Nurse Jobs in Uganda

AIDS Healthcare foundation Staff Nurse Jobs in Uganda


Job Details

  • AIDS Healthcare foundation (AHF) is an International not for profit NOO, with its Headquarter based in Los Angeles, California.

  • AIDS Healthcare Foundation in registered in Uganda as AIDS Healthcare Foundation Uganda Cares (AHF-Uganda Cares) which is collaboration between the Uganda Ministry of Health and AIDS Healthcare Foundation (U.S.A) to provide free HIV and AIDS services; including antiretroviral therapy in resource constrained settings.

  • AHF - Uganda Cares to date operates in 23 districts including; Masaka, Kampala, Rakai, Kyotera, Lyantonde, Soroti, Lwengo, Luweero, Bukomansimbi, Kalungu, Kalangala, Masindi, Amuria, Butambala, Gomba, Nakasongola, Nakaseke, Buikwe, Ntungamo, Tororo, Kapelebyong, Gulu, Busia and supports 52 clinic sites country wide.

  • The organization now seeks to hire highly competent, dynamic and experienced persons to fill the position below.

    Staff Nurse

  • There are 2 positions based at Mukujju HC IV and Tororo Hospital.

  • This position provides quality care to patients in a health care setting.

  • Assists the health care team and may act as a team leader within the scope of the practice guidelines. .

    The holders of these positions will perform among others the following duties:

  • Provides skilled nursing procedures.

  • Administers medication as ordered within the scope of practice of the licensee.

  • Performs phlebotomy and/or initiates intravenous infusions as ordered (provided is certified)

  • Attends and participates in team conferences, meetings, CMEs as required.

  • May act as a team leader to assist with the provision and supervision of patient care.

  • May supervise care given by other health workers e.g. HIV Medics, ART Aides, Maintenance workers, Interns, Phlebotomists etc.

  • Charts notes and medication administration according to protocol.

  • Provides patient and family education any directed by the clinical team.

  • Exercises appropriate judgment and decision making skills.

    Qualifications and Experience

  • Certificate/Diploma in nursing obtained from a reputable training institution.

  • Must be registered with the Uganda Nurses and Midwives Council

  • Additional qualification in HIV and AIDS counselling will be an added advantage

  • Must have at least 3 years of experience providing similar services in a reputable health facility or organization.

  • Hands on experience in HIV prevention, care and management

    Job Education Requirements

  • Certificate/Diploma in nursing

    Job Experience Requirements

  • 3 years

    Job application procedure

  • To be considered for this recruitment, please

  • Address your email application (Cover Letter and CV ONLY) to: globalhr.africa@aidshealth.org mentioning clearly Position and Location in the subject line.

  • The email should not be larger than 2 MB - any larger email will not be considered.

  • Including Address your hard copy application telephone contact details to the:
    Human Resources Manager,
    AIDS Healthcare Foundation
    Plot 548
    Kira Road, Kampala.

    Deadline

  • Friday 31 January, 2020 at 5:00pm
    AIDS Healthcare Foundation is an Equal Opportunity Employer

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