Entry Level Nursing Officer Job Opportunities – Jinja Regional Referral Hospital

Job Title:  Nursing
Jinja Regional Referral Hospital
Duty Station:
Jinja, Uganda
Ref: HRM
008/2020 JRRH
Reports to: Senior
Nursing Officer
About US:
Jinja Regional
Referral Hospital, commonly known as Jinja Hospital, is a hospital in the city
of Jinja, eastern Uganda. It is the largest hospital in eastern Uganda, with a
bed capacity of 600, although many more patients are admitted, with many
sleeping on the floor
About the Project:
Jinja Regional
Referral Hospital has received funding from USAID to implement a Government to
Government project aimed at: piloting the concept of Regional Referral
Hospitals as a center of excellence in HIV services delivery () promoting
learning and adaptation to inform successful scale up of the pilot. The
specific outcomes expected are:  Improved
availability and quality of HIV services, strengthened systems to improve
sustainability and accountability, and Collaborating. Learning and adapting
throughout the life cycle of the project to support its success and any
follow-on programming.
Key Duties and Responsibilities: 
·       Provide Nursing Care services to patients.
·       Keep patients comfortable and ensure clean
and safe environment.
·       Ensure that aseptic techniques are observed.
·       Participate in bedside nursing procedures as
a member of the caring team.
·       Participate in Doctors ward rounds.
·       Prepare patient for meals and participate in
serving them.
·       Compile daily Ward reports and hand over to incoming
·       Participate in research activities.
·       Impart knowledge and skills to students and
·       Manage and account for allocated resources.
·       Adhere to the relevant Codes of Conduct and
·       Perform any other duties as may be assigned
from time to time

Qualifications, Skills and Experience:
·       The ideal candidate must hold a Diploma in
General Nursing or Diploma Comprehensive Nursing from recognized institution.
·       Must be registered with the Uganda Nurses
& Midwives Council. Receive patients, register admissions, discharge
patients and record deaths
How to Apply:
Applicants must be
registered with the Relevant council and have a valid practicing license.
Applications should
be filled in triplicate on PS Form 3 (Revised 2008), Download
and attach a Curriculum Vitae, photocopies of certificates and
testimonials of the academic credentials and contact information for 3
professional references to;
The Hospital
Jinja regional
Referral hospital
P. O Box 43 Jinja,
OR by Email to:
Deadline: 14th June 2020 at 5:00pm
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