5 Service Provider Job Placements – Marie Stopes International

Organization: Marie Stopes International
Duty Station: Kampala, FortPortal and Moroto,  Uganda
About MSI:
Marie Stopes International exists to bring quality family planning and
reproductive healthcare to the world’s poorest and most vulnerable people.
We’ve been delivering family planning, safe abortion, and maternal health
services for over 35 years. Millions of women worldwide turn to us for help
each year, whether in limiting the size of their families, or avoiding
dangerous complications in pregnancy or unsafe abortion.
Job Summary:  The Service Providers
will promote the clinic and contribute to improved financial performance.
Key Duties and Responsibilities:  
1. Client Care:
  • Provide comprehensive client counselling
    on reproductive health and other health matters.
  • Taking necessary steps to ensure that all
    centre clients are treated with sensitivity, respect, and
    consideration. 
  • Effectively manage and resolve complaints
    raised by clients and promptly escalate difficult issues to the Centre
    Manager.
2. Budgetary control &
Supplies Management: 
  • Ensure that stock is dispensed and counted
    accurately
  • Ensure that stock cards are updated
    continuously and waste and spoilage of stock (ie expired stock) and stock
    outs is minimised. 
  • Ensure full participation in stock
    counting and ordering activities at the centre (including the laboratory,
    the main store and dispensing cupboard supplies).
  • Ensure that the Centre Manager is alerted
    in time of low stock or discrepancies in stock counts / orders received.
  • Taking necessary steps to ensure that
    costs of utilities like water, power, stationery and other utilities used
    at Marie Stopes Centre are minimised, and that the centre assets in your
    possession are maintained in a sound and secure way.
3. Technical Excellence:
  • Administer drugs prescribed in the correct
    dose, the correct route and at the correct strength for the client, give
    injections in a safe manner using the aseptic technique.
  • Support Norplant & IUD insertion, MVA
    procedure, Pap smear, Tubal Ligation and Vasectomy procedures.
  • Provide antenatal, post natal care,
    emergency deliveries (midwives), and immunisation services.
  • Follow 
    STI treatment protocols correctly
  • Counsel patients to take up appropriate FP
    methods.
  • Take necessary steps to ensure that the
    highest standards of reproductive health and family planning services are
    achieved, as laid down in the Marie Stopes Partnership Manual (including
    HIV/AIDS services)
  • Carry out weekly checking of essential
    equipment and promptly inform the Centre Manager of their current status,
    and follow up repairs or maintenance required of equipment.
  • Familiarise yourself with MSI protocols
    and actively implement all the necessary tasks to achieve the highest
    standards. 
  • Clean and sterilise instruments and
    supplies (gauze and cotton wool) at the Centre
4. Record Keeping and
Reporting:
  • Ensure that company clients are attended
    to promptly; claim forms are completed accurately with correct costs
    calculated on forms.
  • Ensure that accurate records are kept in
    the Centre, and that timely accurate reports are submitted to the Centre
    Manager.
  • Update and complete all records handled by
    you and these may include the client register, client cards and receipt
    books
  • Maintain confidentiality of client records
    and ensure that clients are charged as per MSU price list.
  • Strive for income from services to meet or
    exceed set targets.
  • Perform any other work related duties as
    may be assigned by your supervisor.
Qualifications, Skills and Experience:  
  • The Service Providers should hold Diplomas
    in Nursing and Midwifery, Certificate of Enrolment
  • Must have an up to date registration
    certificate from a recognised institution.
  • Working knowledge of medical procedures,
    terminology, and equipment
  • Sound knowledge of Family Planning
    methods.
  • Sound knowledge of STI detection,
    management and advice to clients
  • Possess the ability to assist with
    procedures efficiently and effectively to MSI and MSU standards (BTL, Vas,
    PAC, Norplant, IUD, I.V.)
  • Excellent interpersonal/human relation
    skills
  • Verbal/written communication skills
  • Ability to plan work, establish priorities,
    and remain flexible
  • Ability to maintain confidentiality
  • Ability to instruct/teach
In delivering his/her work, the All MSI employees should demonstrates these
values:
  • Accountability of all staff to each other
    and our clients and stakeholders
  • Equality of opportunity and access
  • Value for money in the management of our
    resources
How to Apply:
All candidates who wish to join Marie Stopes are strongly encouraged to
send an updated CV and cover letter by email to jobs@mariestopes.or.ug
NB: Please do not attach transcripts
Deadline: 17th April, 2015 by 5pm
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