Nursing Officer (Nursing) Job Careers – Uganda Petroleum Institute Kigumba (UPIK)

Organisation: Uganda
Petroleum Institute Kigumba (UPIK)
Duty Station: Uganda
Reports to: Principal
Ref. No: GC/UPIK/2016/01
About US:
Uganda Petroleum Institute Kigumba (UPIK) was established by the
Statutory instrument No. 31 of 2011: The Universities and Other Tertiary
Institutions Acts, 2006 (Establishment of Uganda Petroleum Institute, Kigumba)
in July, 2011. The mandate of UPIK is to provide a world-class education in
geosciences and petroleum engineering in order to support and advance the
petroleum and energy sectors in Uganda, East Africa and beyond.
Job Summary: The Nursing
Officer (Nursing) will provide quality nursing services and public healthcare
interventions to patients and the community.
Key Duties and
The incumbent will receive, examine and provide
treatment to patients.
Maintain proper records of administered drugs
and patience treated.
Ensure constant supplies of drugs to the
Institute’s clinic.
Direct referral cases to appropriate medical
The jobholder will share information on Primary
Health care to students.
Maintain a clean and healthy environment for
patients by practicing sterile procedures and safe disposal of medical wastes.
Prepare and submit periodical medical reports to
the principal.
Qualifications, Skills and
The applicant should preferably hold a Nursing
Certificate. Possession of a Diploma in Health Services Administration or
Health Services Management from a recognized institution will be an added
Must be trained at a registered level from a
recognized Nursing Training Institution.
The jobholder must also be registered and
licensed with the Nurses and Midwives Council
At minimum of three years of related work experience
Guidance and counseling skills
Concern for quality and standards;
Ethics and integrity;
Time management
How to Apply:
All suitably qualified and interested Ugandans should submit in
triplicate, their hand-written applications, clearly indicating telephone and
email contacts. The signed application should bear the title of the post as
well as the reference number specified against the post together with copies of
certified academic documents, up to date CV and relevant supporting documents
showing your experience. The application should be addressed to the Secretary,
Governing Council, Uganda Petroleum Institute Kigumba, P. O. Box 167, Bweyale-
Kiryandongo  and be hand-delivered at the
UPIK Reception in Kigumba. Applications delivered through registered mail and
courier will be accepted as long as they are received before the deadline for
Deadline:  11th November, 2016
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