Health Service Commission Senior Sociologist Jobs in Uganda

Health Service Commission Senior Sociologist Jobs in Uganda


Qualifications:

  • A Bachelor’s Degree in Sociology or Social Science

    Experience:

  • Must have at least three (3) years relevant working experience.

    Other Requirements:

  • Good communication and interpersonal skills.

    Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Support the planning and development of policies, strategies and projects for health
    education and promoting health at all levels.

  • Conduct research on how issues such as race, religion, class, gender and sexuality and
    other parameters play a role in shaping people’s health experiences within the country.

  • Test theories about social issues affecting health; gathering and analyzing data through interviews, surveys and other sources and drawing important conclusions from the information collected; and present findings to stakeholders for health planning purposes and for policy formulation.

  • Support health awareness of groups and communities based on findings relating to their social parameters, to empower them to make healthy choices and live healthy lifestyles.

  • Support the development, implementation, and evaluation of patient/client education programs.

  • Support the formulation of effective communication channels, mechanisms and strategies in consideration of social groupings.

  • Assess existing health education and promotion materials. Evaluate available brochures, printed materials, video tapes, and other resources in light of the
    age, culture, religious practices, and language.

  • Generate fresh ideas and approaches to solving public health challenges through
    innovative education and promotion materials.

  • Identify future health promotion requirements by maintaining rapport with stakeholders in a position to understand emerging health needs.

  • Identify emerging trends in public health and provide information, to stakeholders using innovative promotion materials.

  • Support the running of community training courses and workshops on preventative and promotive health care including areas such as mental health, accident prevention, lifestyle diseases, etc.

  • Identify training needs arising from strategic and local agendas for people such as
    health workers, volunteers and the public.

    How to Apply

  • For more information and job application details, see; Health Service Commission Senior Sociologist Jobs in Uganda


    Find jobs in Uganda. Jobs - Uganda jobs. Search our career portal & find the latest Ugandan job positions, career opportunities & jobs in Uganda.

    Jobs in Uganda - banking jobs, IT jobs, accounting jobs, NGO jobs, business administration, ICT, UN jobs, procurement jobs, education jobs, hospital jobs, human resources jobs, engineering, teaching jobs, and other careers in Uganda.

    Find your dream job from 1000s of vacancies in Uganda posted and updated daily - click here!

  • Click here to post comments

    Join in and write your own page! It's easy to do. How? Simply click here to return to Africa Jobs.