Jobs in Uganda - District Program Officer Job at Baylor College of Medicine Children’s Foundation


Baylor College of Medicine Children’s Foundation

District Program Officer Job Post

Location:  Jobs in Uganda 2021 - 2022


Work Hours: Full-time, 08 hours per day

Salary: UGX

No. of vacancies: 01

Deadline: 30 September 2021

Hiring Organization: Baylor College of Medicine Children’s Foundation

Job Details:

Job Summary
To monitor and implement project activities specific to his or her district/districts in conjunction with the DHT and other members of the district local government in line with national program objectives.


Overall Responsibilities
• Review and operationalize project activity work plans in conjunction with the DHT and other district departments.
• Monitor implementation of periodic operational work plans and budgets.
• Work with district and health facility teams to develop, implement quality improvement projects based on identified gaps in service delivery.
• Develop and implement strategies geared towards strengthening advocacy and community mobilization for health services.
• Develop and maintain partnerships & networks with districts, CBOs, NGOs and other influential groups for a coordinated and harmonized response for improved health/education outcomes in supported district/s.
• Build capacity of district teams and health workers for improved health service delivery through training, mentorship, and coaching and support supervision.
• Provide technical assistance to district and health facility teams to establish/strengthen systems for provision of health services in line with and Ministry of health guidelines
• Provide technical support during the development of periodic performance targets for ‘district/HF’ PMPs and produce periodic reports including best practices, success stories and lessons learnt in line with program objectives.

Required Qualification, Experience and Competencies:
The job holder should have;
• 1) Preferably a bachelor of medicine and bachelor of surgery ,bachelor of nursing, Master’s in public health is added advantage, with health systems management training.
• 2) A minimum of 2 years’ experience in health programs/projects with a reputable NGO, and direct experience working with government and donor representatives
• 3) have key personal competences in Teamwork and communication skills, Must be dynamic, Persuasive & convincing, self- motivated and able to demonstrate high initiative.
• 2 Years Relevant Experience

Application procedure

Applications should include a cover letter, CV, daytime telephone contact, three traceable professional references and certified UNEB certificates as well as certified University Transcripts
You must have at least a credit 6 in MATHEMATICS and ENGLISH at Ordinary Level (UCE). Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted for interview. Please note only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.
Interested?
We look forward to hearing from you! Please apply directly using the link below. In case you have any further questions about the role, contact us on careers@baylor-uganda.org
https://careers.baylor-uganda.org/jobs/255

Date Posted: 2021-09-17

MORE JOBS IN UGANDA HERE

NEVER MISS OUT ON A JOB ALERT, CLICK HERE TO JOIN THE RIYOW JOBS UGANDA WHATSAPP GROUP TODAY


CLICK HERE TO JOIN THE RIYOW JOBS UGANDA TELEGRAM GROUP

Post a Comment

0 Comments