2 Entry Level Clinical Research Nurse Non-profit Job Placements – UVRI-IAVI HIV Vaccine Program

Organisation: The UVRI-IAVI HIV Vaccine Program
Duty Station: Entebbe, Uganda
Reports to: Head Community Studies
UVRI-IAVI HIV Vaccine Program (the Program), founded in 2001, is a not for
profit organization with offices and research facilities based at the Uganda
Virus Research Institute in Entebbe. The Program’s main activities are
conducting research, building capacity and providing advocacy for HIV/AIDS
vaccine as well as molecular and epidemiological work toward HIV prevention.
The Program is mainly funded by the International AIDS Vaccine Initiative
(IAVI), USA but also receives funding from other donors.
Qualifications, Skills and Experience: 
  • The applicant must hold a Diploma in nursing
    or related field.
  • GCP/ HSP training is an added advantage.
  • Previous experience working in a research
  • Phlebotomy (blood draw)
  • Broad knowledge and experience in HIV
    Counseling and testing for at least 3 years
  • Knowledge and experience in Treatment of
    STIs, provision of family planning.
  • Willingness to travel on water and stay on
    the islands for weeks
  • Flexibility to work on weekends
  • Ability to conduct face-face Interviews in
    English and the local language (Luganda)
How to Apply:
suitably qualified and interested persons are encouraged to send hand written
cover letters along with copies of academic certificates, Curriculum Vitae,
day-time telephone contact numbers and names of two professional referees to:
HIV Vaccine Program Ltd,
Box 49, Entebbe, Uganda.
electronic copies via email to: information@iavi.or.ug
Deadline: 5th August 2016
NB: Only shortlisted applicants will be contacted.
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