Fresher Research Nurse NGO Jobs – Infectious Diseases Institute (IDI)

 

Job Title:    Research Nurse (Fresher
Jobs)

Organization: Infectious
Diseases Institute (IDI)

Duty Station:
Kampala, Uganda

Reports to:  Study Coordinator

Vacancy Code:  RN-X006

 

About US:

The mission of the
Infectious Diseases Institute (IDI) is to “Strengthen Health Systems in Africa
with strong emphasis on Infectious Diseases through Research and Capacity
Development”. IDI has six operational areas through which it works to achieve
its mission: Prevention, Care and Treatment, Training, Research, Laboratory
services (including the CAP-certified IDI Core Lab & Translational Lab),
Global Health Security and Health System Strengthening Programmes.

 

Job Summary:  The research Nurse’s primary role is to work
with the health facilities to ensure that the study is conducted according to
the study protocol.

 

Key Duties and Responsibilities:  

·       
Provide
study information to potential subjects prior to and during the consent
process.

·       
Obtain
and document informed participant consent

·       
Document
study procedures in participants care report forms

·       
Perform
blood draws as per study protocol

·       
Provide
nursing care to study participants

·       
Transcribe
all audio-recorded interviews

·       
Schedule
study participant visits

·       
Conduct
data quality control and assurance reviews

·       
Perform
any other study related duties as assigned

 





Qualifications, Skills and Experience:

·       
The
applicant for the Infectious Diseases Institute (IDI) Research Nurse job must
hold a Nursing degree or diploma (Registered) from a recognized education
institution

·       
GCP
training and research experience is an added advantage

·       
Up to
date registration with Uganda Nurses’ and Midwives council

·       
Excellent
written and oral English communication skills

·       
Ability
to communicate to participants in the local language

·       
Demonstrate
knowledge and skills in nursing procedures and practices

·       
Good
counselling skills

·       
Well-developed
interpersonal skills and team player

·       
Excellent
organizational skills, including the ability to prioritize, schedule and manage
multiple tasks in a fast paced, dynamic environment

·       
Good
computer skills

 

How to Apply:

All suitably
qualified and interested candidates should send their CVs, including details of
email address, present position, current remuneration, Certificate/testimonials
and address of three (3) Referees plus telephone contact to the stipulated
email address. Email your application and CV to hr@idi.co.ug

 

Key Notes:

·       
IDI is
an equal opportunity employer and does not charge a recruitment fee or any
other fees at any stage of the recruitment process.

·       
Internal
candidates who meet the required specifications and have worked with IDI for a
period of at least one year will be given priority.

·       
Make
sure that your application letter, CV (Not more than 4pages) and certificates
are attached as one PDF document.

·       
Indicate
the Vacancy Code as the subject line of your email.

·       
Please
note that if you DO NOT indicate the vacancy code as instructed above, your
application will not be considered.

·       
Any form
of canvassing will lead to automatic disqualification.

·       
Only
shortlisted candidates will be contacted.

 

The Senior Human
Resource Manager

Infectious Diseases
Institute — IDI Knowledge Centre, Makerere University Main Campus College of
Health Sciences, Makerere University

P.O. Box 22418,
Kampala, Uganda

                            

Deadline:  6th December 2020

 

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