IRC Orthopaedic Officer Jobs in Uganda

IRC Orthopaedic Officer Jobs in Uganda

Scope of Work:

  • Under the supervision of The Medical Officer, the orthopaedics officer shall be responsible for orthopaedics patient consultations and management; providing pre and post-operative care and tendering technical advice for complicated orthopaedics cases with up to date management approach.

  • H/She shall provide mentorship to the general staffs inclusive medical clinical officers and nurses on necessary case management.


  • S/He shall participate in orthopaedics patient consultations and management.

  • S/He shall attend to emergency cases while on duty

  • S/He shall provide pre and post-operative care for patients.

  • S/He shall tender technical advice and specifications for prosthesis when required.

  • S/He shall identify patients with complications and recommend them for high level referral.

  • Maintain a good record keeping system and undertake continuous monitoring and regular evaluation of the project activities.

  • Ensure that Medicines, medical supplies and other commodities stocks are monitored.

    Professional Standards:

  • The IRC and IRC workers must adhere to the values and principles outlined in IRC Way – Standards for Professional Conduct. These are Integrity, Service, and Accountability. In accordance with these
    values, the IRC operates and enforces policies on Beneficiary Protection from Exploitation and Abuse, Child Safeguarding, Anti Workplace Harassment, Fiscal Integrity, and Anti-Retaliation.


  • Holds a diploma in orthopaedics from a reputable clinical institution with at least a year experience preferably in a humanitarian setting. Must be registered with the Allied health professional council and have a valid practicing license.


  • At least two (2) years of prior professional experience in a similar post, preferably with an international Organization, implementing PHC services in a humanitarian setting.

    How to Apply

  • For more information and job application details, see; IRC Orthopaedic Officer Jobs in Uganda

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