Vaccinators Jobs in Uganda

Vaccinators Jobs in Uganda


Scope of Work

  • The Enrolled nurse will be responsible for participating in the vaccination program.

  • To ensure there is an adequate supply of vaccines each day prior to program.

  • To work with the community to ensure maximum possible impact and integration of the project activities.

  • In the event of a major humanitarian emergency, the role holder will be expected to work outside the normal role profile and be able to vary working hours accordingly.

    Responsibilities

  • Ensure there is an adequate supply of vaccines each day prior to program.

  • Work with the community to ensure maximum possible impact and integration of the project activities.

  • In the event of a major humanitarian emergency, the role holder will be expected to work outside the normal role profile and be able to vary working hours accordingly

  • Ordering of vaccines and supplies

  • Maintain cold chain

  • Conduct growth monitoring and health promotion activities

  • Link children to other programs.

  • Conduct health education for beneficiaries.

  • Provide regular report on EPI activities.

  • Provide information to clients to reduce their vulnerability to diseases and infections

  • Participate in community engagements such as integrated outreaches and community dialogues when called upon.

  • Ensure adherence to good practices of infection prevention and control at work.

  • Undertake any other duties that may be assigned to you by your supervisors.

    Communication/Reporting

  • Provide regular feedback to the clinicians on status of the patients

  • Assist in preparation of donor reports;

  • Participate in the development and implementation of program work plans.

    Key working relationships

    Internal

  • Direct supervisor

  • Registered midwife.

    Technical support

  • Medical Officer, Health facility in-charge.

    Other

  • Logistics, finance, admin staff.

    External

    Govt. of Uganda

  • District Health Team and other district officials

    Consortium Members

    Other

  • NGOs, INGOs and UN agencies working in the project region

    Proffesional Standards

  • The IRC and IRC workers must adhere to the values and principles outlined in the 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.

  • Deadline for receiving applications is Friday April 3rd, 2020

    Qualifications

    Education

  • Certificate in Nursing or mid-midwifery

  • Should be registered with relevant professional body and must have a valid practicing licence

    Experience

  • At least one year working experience in Primary Health Care settings

  • Experience in planning, organizing and coordinating health activities;

  • Experience in Information management

    Skills and Abilities

  • Counselling skills

  • Communication skills

  • Clinical skills

  • Interpersonal skills

  • Team building skills

    How to Apply

    For more information and job application details, see; Vaccinators Jobs in Uganda

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