Psychiatric Enrolled Nurse
Salary range: Confidential | Contract type: Permanent
You have 5 days left to apply for this job.
Ref: DSC/156/01/24/20 Bud
Applications are invited from suitably qualified Ugandans to fill the following vacant posts existing in Bududa District Local Government. Applications should be submitted in triplicate on Public Service Commission (PSC) form 3 (Revised 2008.
Applicants should attach to each of the three application forms three (3) sets of photocopies of their academic documents and three (3) of their recent and colored passport size photographs. Applications should bear the title and reference number of the post applied for. Applicants who are serving officers should route their applications through their Responsible Officers who should be informed of the closing date to avoid delay. They should also attach copies of letters of appointment, confirmation and promotion if any, where applicable.
Detailed Job Descriptions and Persons Specifications can be obtained from the Job and Persons Specifications guidelines for jobs in Local Governments, 2011 and 2017 as well as other Public Service Circular letters and guidelines relating to recruitments which are available in all Districts and also on the website www.publicservice.go.ug. Application forms are obtainable free of charge from District Service Commission Offices or Public Service Commission in Kampala. Job purpose:
To provide Psychiatric Nursing Care Services to patients on a day to day basis.
• Must have a Certificate in Psychiatry Nursing from a recognized Institution.
• Must be registered and licensed with the Nurses and Midwives Council.
i. Receiving patients, registering admission and discharge;
ii. Providing psychiatric nursing care services to patients;
iii. Participating in bedside nursing procedures as a member of the caring team;
iv. Participating in Doctors/Clinical Psychiatric Officers Ward rounds;
v. Observing, recording and compiling daily psychiatric nursing care service performance reports for submission to relevant authorities;
vi. Maintaining a clean and healthy environment for the patients and other stakeholders;
vii. Preparing patients for meals and participate in serving them;
viii. Carrying out health education to patients and their attendants; and
ix. Ensuring maximum protection of patients, attendants, and staff.
: Diploma, Associate's degreeRequired relevant work experience
: 12 monthsRequired languages:
English (Spoken: fluent | Written: fluent)