Assistant Nursing Officer (Nursing)-Kitgum Municipal Council
Salary range: Confidential | Contract type: Temporary
You have 18 days left to apply for this job.
REF. NUMBER: DSC/KIT/18/52Job purpose:
Applications are invited from suitably qualified Ugandans to fill the posts specified herein. Applications must be submitted in triplicate on PSC Form 3 (revised 2008) to The Secretary, District Service Commission, P.O. BOX 28, Kitgum, to reach him not later than four weeks from the date of this advertisement by 5:00 p.m.Candidates should attach 3 Certified copies of Certificates/Diplomas/ Degrees, and Identity Cards plus 3 Coloured recent passport size photographs. Applications should bear the title of the post as well as the Reference Number specified against the vacancy. Serving Officers are advised to route their applications through their Heads of Departments/Accounting Officers. No candidate should apply for more than one post.
To provide quality nursing services and public health care interventions to patients and the community. Qualifications:
• Must be trained at a registered level from a recognized Nursing Training Institution.
• Must be registered and licensed with the Nurses and Midwives Council
i. Receiving patients, registering admissions, discharging and deaths;
ii. Providing treatment to patients;
iii. Maintaining a clean and health environment for patients;
iv. Preparing and carrying out sterile procedures and disposal of medical wastes;
v. Participating in bedside nursing procedures as a member of the caring team;
vi. Participating in Doctors/Clinical Officers Ward rounds;
vii. Preparing patients for meals and sensitize them on the recommended diet;
viii. Imparting knowledge and skills to health support staff and trainees;
ix. Compiling daily Ward reports and hand over to in-coming shift leader; and
x. Managing and accounting for allocated resources.Required education
: Diploma, Associate's degreeRequired relevant work experience
: 2 yearsRequired languages:
English (Spoken: fluent | Written: fluent)