Female Clinical Officer US Non-profit Jobs – Children of Grace

Job Title:    Clinical Officer
Organization: Children of Grace
Duty Station: Jinja, Uganda
About US:
Children
of Grace is an international not-for-profit Christian organization based in
Jinja, Uganda with headquarters in the United States of America. Our mission is
to demonstrate Christ’s love to children affected by poverty through education,
healthcare, character development, and empowerment.
Key Duties and Responsibilities:  
  • Conducts clinical activities which include
    medical history taking, physical exam, diagnosing, prescribing, counseling
    and ensures holistic care of patients.
  • Examines and refers complicated cases for specialized
    medical management.
  • Administers first aid in emergencies and
    refer as needed.
  • Leads the implementation of quality health
    care and community health projects to our target groups in the community.
  • Guides CoG families as well as members of our
    target groups on health and nutrition and refers CoG children, staff and
    beneficiaries for appropriate specialist consultation
  • Clear and accurate documentation of medical
    records and programs



Qualifications, Skills and Experience:  
  • The ideal candidate should preferably be a female who holds a diploma in
    clinical medicine or public health from a recognized institution.
  • Additional training and practice in health
    care management including HIV/AIDS and counseling will be an added
    advantage.
  • A minimum of three years of related work experience
    with NGO community and public health programs based at a well-established
    medical health facility/ project.
  • Prior experience in public health work in the
    local communities of Uganda is desirable.
  • Good knowledge and sound understanding of
    work practices of government and other health institutions and funding
    arrangements.
  • Strong leadership and communication skills.
  • Computer literacy skills
  • Age: Between 27-35 years
How to Apply: 
All
qualified and interested candidates should send their application letters enclosing
a detailed CV, current salary information, copies of academic transcripts and
certificates, a passport size photograph, phone contact, address. Email to maryann@childrenofgrace.com
and Zahara@childrenofgrace.com 
Deadline: 30th July, 2016
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