18 Fresher Diploma Jobs – Community VMMC Circumciser /Surgeon – Rakai Health Sciences Program (RHSP)

 

Job Title:    Community VMMC Circumciser
/Surgeon (18 Fresher Job Opportunities)

Organization: Rakai
Health Sciences Program (RHSP)

Duty Station:
Uganda

Reports to: VMMC
Supervisor

 

About US:

Rakai Health Sciences
Program (RHSP) is a collaborative bio – medical research and service delivery
organization. RHSP strives to improve the quality of life of the local
population through a combination of community-based research, curative services
and prevention strategies in the districts of South-central Uganda.

 

Job Summary:  The Community VMMC Circumcisers /Surgeon will
supervise circumcision activities at static site and mobile VMMC camps in the
field. They will work with the VHTs/Mobilisers in the community to support
client mobilization and MOH staff to ensure that implementation of the VMMC
program at SMC site is efficiently executed. Community VMMC circumciser/surgeons
may also manage logistics and camp finances at VMMC site

 

Key Duties and Responsibilities:  

·        
Offering
circumcision to clients and management of follow up (48hrs, 3-7 days, 8-14
days, and above 14 days) and timely management of AEs

·        
Client
mobilization and provision of health education

·        
Handling
and accounting for circumcision site finances and logistics

·        
Ensuring
security and proper utilization of logistics according to inventory lists

·        
Ensuring
proper consenting processes.

·        
Ensuring
proper client screening is done including client age 15 years and above

·        
Promoting
and ensuring continuous quality improvement (CQI) in delivery of SMC services

·        
Prompt
submission of reports using the standard reporting forms by end of every
activity or month

·        
Ensuring
infection control and that surgery is done in accordance to MOH guidelines and
policies

·        
Ensuring
proper data management at VMMC sites; filing of AEs, reports, client cards
e.t.c.

 




Qualifications, Skills and Experience:

·        
The
applicant must hold a Diploma in Clinical Medicine and Community Health or
equivalent.

·        
Must be
registered with the Allied Health Professionals’ Council

·        
One year
of experience in providing VMMC services

·        
Excellent
communication and interpersonal skills including the ability to work
effectively in a team.

·        
Hold a
Certificate in Male Circumcision skills training will be an added advantage

·        
Ability
to ride is an added advantage

·        
Must be
willing to work in rural settings

 

How to Apply:

All interested
Candidates possessing the above attributes can present their applications
including a cover letter, latest Copy of CV (with contacts and emails of 3
referees), copies of academic qualifications /certificates addressed to the HR
Manager to jobs@rhsp.org

 

Deadline: Friday, 4th September 2020 by 5:00pm

 

NB: Only shortlisted
candidates will be contacted by Rakai Health Sciences Program. Any form of
lobbing and canvassing will lead to disqualification.

 

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