Nursing Officer (Nursing)-Rakai District
Salary range: Confidential | Contract type: Temporary
You have 16 days left to apply for this job.
Reference No: DSC-RKI/011/2020.Job application procedure
Applications are invited from suitably qualified Ugandans to fill vacant posts in Rakai District Local Government. Applications in triplicate should be addressed to the Secretary, Rakai District Service Commission, P.O. Box 21, Kyotera not later than Friday 6th November 2020 on PSC Form 3 (Revised) 2008 (where applicable) obtainable from Secretary District Service Commission or PSC Kampala. Handwritten applications accompanied by curriculum vitae will also be acceptable. Applications should bear the title of the post applied for and reference number. Serving officers should route their applications through their Heads of Department who must be informed of the closing date to avoid delay.
Only PHOTOSTAT copies of academic certificates and testimonials and NOT originals must be attached to the applications. Passport size photographs should be attached on each of the forms for proper identification. Day time telephone contact numbers should be clearly indicated.
N.B: For Person Specifications and Job details contact office of the Secretary District Service Commission, Rakai District Local Government or visit the website of Ministry of Public Service. www.psc.go.ug
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.
Job RequirementsRequired education
: Diploma, Associate's degreeRequired relevant work experience
: 2 yearsRequired languages:
English (Spoken: fluent | Written: fluent)