Makerere University Walter Reed Project Program Midwife Jobs in Uganda

Makerere University Walter Reed Project Program Midwife Jobs in Uganda

Position summary:

  • The successful candidate will provide technical support in the planning and implementation of PMTCT, Cervical Cancer Screening (CCS) program activities across supported facilities. S/He is responsible for mentoring health facilities involved in PMTCT & cervical cancer screening and providing treatment for those who are identified as having lesions or who test positive for HPV (Human Papilloma Virus) from the Maternal Child Health (MCH) & ART clinics.

    Roles and Responsibilities:

  • Support the midwives and health workers at health facilities to provide quality PMTCT & Cervical Cancer screening and treatment services at supported facilities.

  • Develop an effective strategy for tracking and follow up of PMTCT mothers and women with cervical lesions or who test HPV positive.

  • Mentors facility staff to increase their knowledge and skills related to PMTCT & Cervical Cancer screening and treatment services.

  • Assist the sites to develop nursing components, processes and SOPs within the PMTCT & Cervical Cancer Screening program.

  • Strengthen monitoring and evaluation of PMTCT & Cervical Cancer Screening services including utilization of site data to inform quality of care performance at the site.

  • Support sites to compile and submit accurate and complete reports in surge dashboard & hybrid relating to MCH/PMTCT service delivery.

  • Support the roll out of MCH
    (PMTCT & Cervical Cancer Screening) policies, guidelines and programs as introduced by Ministry of Health and the PEPFAR Program.

  • Represent MUWRP PEPFAR programs at the facility and district level as may be assigned by the immediate supervisor.

    Required qualifications, skills and Experience:

  • Diploma/certificate in midwifery from a recognized institution.

  • Training of trainers’ (TOT) certificate will be an added advantage.

  • ART Management training and relevant job experience of at least three (3) years working experience in a local district set up.

  • Must be Registered and Licensed with the Nursing Council of Uganda.

  • More than 3 years’ experience in the implementation of MCH Programmatic activities.

  • Excellent oral and written communications skills.

  • Experienced at capacity building and facilitating training and mentoring

    How to Apply

  • For more information and job application details, see; Makerere University Walter Reed Project Program Midwife Jobs in Uganda

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