Fresher Clinical Officer Job Vacancies – Watoto Child Care Ministries

Job Title:    Clinical Officer (Fresher Job Vacancies)

Organisation: Watoto Child Care Ministries

Duty Station: Uganda


About US:

Watoto Church Ministries and Community Care has experienced exponential growth in the past couple of years composed of multiple Celebration Centres (Campuses) and diverse Community care initiatives that include; Child Care, Community and Neighbourhood, Education and FM Radio amongst others. In all of this, Watoto remains a local church, committed to celebrating Christ and caring for community.


Job Summary:  Watoto is seeking to recruit a Medical Clinical Officer to provide medical care to Watoto child care clients, diagnose and treat medical conditions and manage appropriate referral of complex conditions.


Key Duties and Responsibilities:  

  • To provide clinical assessments and evaluation of health or illnesses of Watoto Child Care clients and give proper individualized care and treatment in line with the existing standard operating procedure.
  • To monitor drug reactions, disease progression and provide appropriate management including referral of complicated cases.
  • To manage the day-to-day running of the clinic in conjunction with the Clinician In-charge and other departments.
  • To participate in all health promotion programmes including health education, screening, immunisation, surveys and research as organised by Watoto Medical Services.
  • To place medical orders within expected time-frames and maintain clear accountability for the prescribed and dispensed drugs.
  • To participate in the development of a framework by which standardization of care is achieved in the clinic and community settings.
  • To maintain accurate reporting records in accordance with Ministry of Health guidelines.
  • To support in the teaching and training of staff in other departments on various aspects of health as organised by Watoto Medical Services.


Qualifications, Skills and Experience:

  • The applicant for the Watoto Clinical officer role should hold a minimum of a Diploma in Clinical medicine and community health from a reputable training institution.
  • Must have a valid practicing license from Allied Health Professionals council for 2021
  • At least two years’ experience in clinical medicine preferably paediatric.
  • Good interpersonal skills and ability to relate well to children of all ages.
  • Passionate about community health care with ability to work effectively within a team


How to Apply:

All suitably qualified and interested candidates can apply by visiting our website;

Fill out the form that will be open and submit after all sections have been filled. Click Here

Submit your CV, academic and professional documents and a cell/pastor’s recommendation letter to (Subject Line: Job Title – First Name, Last Name)


Deadline: 15th April 2021


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