Jobs in Ministry of Health Service Commission in Uganda- Therapist

Job Title: Principal Occupational Therapist – (1 Post)
Re-advertised
Reference HRM 72/173/03/NM
Salary Scale: U3
Reports to: Deputy Executive Director

Qualifications: • Must have a Diploma in Occupational Therapy from a recognized Institution
• Must have a Diploma in Health Services Management or any other Diploma in a Management related field.

Experience: Must have served for at least six (6) years as a Health Worker three (3) of which must be at Senior Occupational Therapist level.

Other Requirements: • Good communication, counseling interpersonal and team building skills

Duties and Responsibilities:
• Plans, budgets, monitors and evaluates occupational therapy activities
• Manages and accounts for allocated resources
• Counsels persons with disability
• Ensures persons with disability are facilitated with special activities for appropriate occupations
• Ensures quality occupational therapy services
• Organizes and conducts outreach services
• Requisitions for equipment and other supplies
• Ensures that equipment are secure, functional and well maintained
• Imparts knowledge and skills to health students and staff
• Ensures that staff under his/her control adhere to the Professional Code of
Conduct and Ethics
• Carries out Human Resource Management activities such as identifying manpower and training needs.
• Compiles and submits periodic reports
• Initiates and participates in research activities
• Performs any other duties as may be assigned from time to time.

How to Apply:

THE REPUBLIC OF UGANDA
HEALTH SERVICE COMMISSION
VACANCIES

Applications are invited from suitably qualified Candidates to fill the vacant
posts as specified hereunder. The job descriptions, where not indicated, or
any other details, can be obtained from the Health Service Commission
offices located at Workers House, 3rd Floor (Northern Wing), Plot No. 1,
Pilkington Road. Applications should be filled in triplicate on PSC Form 3
(Revised 2008) and submitted to the Secretary, Health Service Commission
P.O. Box 7452, Kampala, to be received not later than April 17th, 2012. Only
shortlisted candidates will be contacted.

The Forms can be obtained from the Health Service Commission Offices,
Ministry of Health Headquarters, Mulago and Butabika National Referral
Hospitals, Regional Referral Hospitals and offices of Chief Administrative
Officers. The form and advert can also be down loaded from the Commission
website; www.hsc.go.ug. Hand written applications are also acceptable.


In regard to choices, an applicant may apply for a maximum of two (2)
relevant posts which must be filled in two separate sets of application forms
and by labeling the 1st choice as No.1 and the 2nd choice as No. 2.
All applications should bear the title of the post as well as its reference
number and the name of the Institution where it is tenable.
Candidates have been given a choice to directly apply for posts tenable at
Mubende, Kabale and Moroto Regional Referral Hospitals. Candidates so
applying will be specifically shortlisted, interviewed and selected for those
posts. Details of the posts are provided in the relevant table.
For the rest of the Regional Referral Hospitals, an applicant should clearly
indicate two names of preferred Hospitals by stating the 1st choice as No. 1
and the 2nd choice as No.2. These Hospitals are; Arua, Gulu, Lira, Soroti,
Hoima, Fort Portal, Mbarara, Masaka, Jinja and Mbale,
Applicants who are Serving Officers must route their applications through
their Heads of Department, who should be informed of the closing date to
avoid delay. Head of Department refers to the Head of the respective
Institution of the Applicant. Applications found to be in contravention of this
requirement will not be accepted.
Note that short listed candidates will be required to bring their original
certificates unlaminated. Candidates who will present forged certificates
shall be handed to the Police for appropriate action. Applicants must also
fulfill the following conditions:
2
i Attach three (3) of their recent passport-size photographs and
copies of their academic and professional certificates and
testimonials.
ii Attach copies of the letter(s) of appointment, confirmation and
promotion in case of serving officers. This includes applicants from
non Public Health Service.
iii In case of Health Workers who are required by law to register with
the relevant Councils, such applicants must be so registered; and
therefore have to attach copies of certificates of registration.
Similarly, all candidates who are required by law to possess
practicing license must attach copies of valid practicing licenses.
iv State clearly their contact physical addresses and telephone
number (s) or the nearest contactable person on the application
forms.

Deadline: 17th April 2012

Medical Officer Jobs at Health Service Commission in Uganda

Job Title: Medical Officer Special Grade (Radiology) - (4
Posts)
Reference: HRM/72/173/02/NM
Salary Scale: U2
Reports to: Consultant

Qualifications: • MBChB. or its equivalent from a recognized University or Institution.
• A Master of Medicine degree in Internal Medicine or its equivalent from a
recognized University or Institution.

Other Requirements: Applicant should have demonstrable qualities of leadership and integrity.

Duties & Responsibilities:
• Responsible for ensuring efficient management of service in Internal Medicine at the National Referral Hospital and the catchment area covered by the Hospital.
• Supervises and mentors Senior House Officers, Medical Officers, Interns and other Health Professionals under him/her.
• Plans and coordinates the training programmes of all the Health Professionals under him/her.
• Plans and coordinates Continuous Professional Development (CPD) in his/her specialty, for Health professionals at the National Referral Hospital and the catchment area of the Hospital.
• Provides technical and professional advice in Internal Medicine to Government and the National Referral Hospital.
• Performs any other duties as may be assigned from time to time.



How to Apply:

THE REPUBLIC OF UGANDA
HEALTH SERVICE COMMISSION
VACANCIES

Applications are invited from suitably qualified Candidates to fill the vacant
posts as specified hereunder. The job descriptions, where not indicated, or
any other details, can be obtained from the Health Service Commission
offices located at Workers House, 3rd Floor (Northern Wing), Plot No. 1,
Pilkington Road. Applications should be filled in triplicate on PSC Form 3
(Revised 2008) and submitted to the Secretary, Health Service Commission
P.O. Box 7452, Kampala, to be received not later than April 17th, 2012. Only
shortlisted candidates will be contacted.

The Forms can be obtained from the Health Service Commission Offices,
Ministry of Health Headquarters, Mulago and Butabika National Referral
Hospitals, Regional Referral Hospitals and offices of Chief Administrative
Officers. The form and advert can also be down loaded from the Commission
website; www.hsc.go.ug. Hand written applications are also acceptable.


In regard to choices, an applicant may apply for a maximum of two (2)
relevant posts which must be filled in two separate sets of application forms
and by labeling the 1st choice as No.1 and the 2nd choice as No. 2.
All applications should bear the title of the post as well as its reference
number and the name of the Institution where it is tenable.
Candidates have been given a choice to directly apply for posts tenable at
Mubende, Kabale and Moroto Regional Referral Hospitals. Candidates so
applying will be specifically shortlisted, interviewed and selected for those
posts. Details of the posts are provided in the relevant table.
For the rest of the Regional Referral Hospitals, an applicant should clearly
indicate two names of preferred Hospitals by stating the 1st choice as No. 1
and the 2nd choice as No.2. These Hospitals are; Arua, Gulu, Lira, Soroti,
Hoima, Fort Portal, Mbarara, Masaka, Jinja and Mbale,
Applicants who are Serving Officers must route their applications through
their Heads of Department, who should be informed of the closing date to
avoid delay. Head of Department refers to the Head of the respective
Institution of the Applicant. Applications found to be in contravention of this
requirement will not be accepted.
Note that short listed candidates will be required to bring their original
certificates unlaminated. Candidates who will present forged certificates
shall be handed to the Police for appropriate action. Applicants must also
fulfill the following conditions:
2
i Attach three (3) of their recent passport-size photographs and
copies of their academic and professional certificates and
testimonials.
ii Attach copies of the letter(s) of appointment, confirmation and
promotion in case of serving officers. This includes applicants from
non Public Health Service.
iii In case of Health Workers who are required by law to register with
the relevant Councils, such applicants must be so registered; and
therefore have to attach copies of certificates of registration.
Similarly, all candidates who are required by law to possess
practicing license must attach copies of valid practicing licenses.
iv State clearly their contact physical addresses and telephone
number (s) or the nearest contactable person on the application
forms.

Deadline: 17th April 2012

Medical Jobs at Health Service Commission in Uganda

Job Title: Medical Officer Special Grade (Anaesthesia) -
(4 Posts)
Reference: HRM/72/173/02/NM
Salary Scale: U2
Reports to: Consultant

Qualifications: • MBChB. or its equivalent from a recognized University or Institution.
• A Master of Medicine degree in Internal Medicine or its equivalent from a
recognized University or Institution.

Other Requirements: Applicant should have demonstrable qualities of leadership and integrity.

Duties & Responsibilities:
• Responsible for ensuring efficient management of service in Internal Medicine at the National Referral Hospital and the catchment area covered by the Hospital.
• Supervises and mentors Senior House Officers, Medical Officers, Interns and other Health Professionals under him/her.
• Plans and coordinates the training programmes of all the Health Professionals under him/her.
• Plans and coordinates Continuous Professional Development (CPD) in his/her specialty, for Health professionals at the National Referral Hospital and the catchment area of the Hospital.
• Provides technical and professional advice in Internal Medicine to Government and the National Referral Hospital.
• Performs any other duties as may be assigned from time to time.


How to Apply:

THE REPUBLIC OF UGANDA
HEALTH SERVICE COMMISSION
VACANCIES

Applications are invited from suitably qualified Candidates to fill the vacant
posts as specified hereunder. The job descriptions, where not indicated, or
any other details, can be obtained from the Health Service Commission
offices located at Workers House, 3rd Floor (Northern Wing), Plot No. 1,
Pilkington Road. Applications should be filled in triplicate on PSC Form 3
(Revised 2008) and submitted to the Secretary, Health Service Commission
P.O. Box 7452, Kampala, to be received not later than April 17th, 2012. Only
shortlisted candidates will be contacted.

The Forms can be obtained from the Health Service Commission Offices,
Ministry of Health Headquarters, Mulago and Butabika National Referral
Hospitals, Regional Referral Hospitals and offices of Chief Administrative
Officers. The form and advert can also be down loaded from the Commission
website; www.hsc.go.ug. Hand written applications are also acceptable.


In regard to choices, an applicant may apply for a maximum of two (2)
relevant posts which must be filled in two separate sets of application forms
and by labeling the 1st choice as No.1 and the 2nd choice as No. 2.
All applications should bear the title of the post as well as its reference
number and the name of the Institution where it is tenable.
Candidates have been given a choice to directly apply for posts tenable at
Mubende, Kabale and Moroto Regional Referral Hospitals. Candidates so
applying will be specifically shortlisted, interviewed and selected for those
posts. Details of the posts are provided in the relevant table.
For the rest of the Regional Referral Hospitals, an applicant should clearly
indicate two names of preferred Hospitals by stating the 1st choice as No. 1
and the 2nd choice as No.2. These Hospitals are; Arua, Gulu, Lira, Soroti,
Hoima, Fort Portal, Mbarara, Masaka, Jinja and Mbale,
Applicants who are Serving Officers must route their applications through
their Heads of Department, who should be informed of the closing date to
avoid delay. Head of Department refers to the Head of the respective
Institution of the Applicant. Applications found to be in contravention of this
requirement will not be accepted.
Note that short listed candidates will be required to bring their original
certificates unlaminated. Candidates who will present forged certificates
shall be handed to the Police for appropriate action. Applicants must also
fulfill the following conditions:
2
i Attach three (3) of their recent passport-size photographs and
copies of their academic and professional certificates and
testimonials.
ii Attach copies of the letter(s) of appointment, confirmation and
promotion in case of serving officers. This includes applicants from
non Public Health Service.
iii In case of Health Workers who are required by law to register with
the relevant Councils, such applicants must be so registered; and
therefore have to attach copies of certificates of registration.
Similarly, all candidates who are required by law to possess
practicing license must attach copies of valid practicing licenses.
iv State clearly their contact physical addresses and telephone
number (s) or the nearest contactable person on the application
forms.

Deadline: 17th April 2012

Health Service Commission Jobs in Uganda- Senior Medical Officer

Job Title: Senior Medical Officer - (2 Posts)
Reference: HRM 72/173/02NM
Salary Scale: U3
Reports to: Head of Department

Qualifications: • MBChB. or its equivalent from a
recognized University/Institution.
• Master’s Degree in Public Health or Health Services Management and Planning or MMed. Community Practice from a recognized Institution

Experience:
A minimum of three (3) years working
experience as a Medical Officer.
24
Other requirements: Should have good communication and interpersonal skills


Duties and Responsibilities:
• Participates in planning and budgeting for
the resources allocated to the Department.
• Participates in ensuring availability of essential drugs, vaccines, equipment and other supplies in Health Programmes.
• Ensures Staff adhere to relevant Code of Conduct and Ethics.
• Participates in collection of health data and other research activities and compile periodic reports and submit to the Principal Medical Officer for appropriate action.
• Attends Departmental or Division meetings
• Performs any other duties as may be assigned from time to time.


How to Apply:

THE REPUBLIC OF UGANDA
HEALTH SERVICE COMMISSION
VACANCIES

Applications are invited from suitably qualified Candidates to fill the vacant
posts as specified hereunder. The job descriptions, where not indicated, or
any other details, can be obtained from the Health Service Commission
offices located at Workers House, 3rd Floor (Northern Wing), Plot No. 1,
Pilkington Road. Applications should be filled in triplicate on PSC Form 3
(Revised 2008) and submitted to the Secretary, Health Service Commission
P.O. Box 7452, Kampala, to be received not later than April 17th, 2012. Only
shortlisted candidates will be contacted.

The Forms can be obtained from the Health Service Commission Offices,
Ministry of Health Headquarters, Mulago and Butabika National Referral
Hospitals, Regional Referral Hospitals and offices of Chief Administrative
Officers. The form and advert can also be down loaded from the Commission
website; www.hsc.go.ug. Hand written applications are also acceptable.


In regard to choices, an applicant may apply for a maximum of two (2)
relevant posts which must be filled in two separate sets of application forms
and by labeling the 1st choice as No.1 and the 2nd choice as No. 2.
All applications should bear the title of the post as well as its reference
number and the name of the Institution where it is tenable.
Candidates have been given a choice to directly apply for posts tenable at
Mubende, Kabale and Moroto Regional Referral Hospitals. Candidates so
applying will be specifically shortlisted, interviewed and selected for those
posts. Details of the posts are provided in the relevant table.
For the rest of the Regional Referral Hospitals, an applicant should clearly
indicate two names of preferred Hospitals by stating the 1st choice as No. 1
and the 2nd choice as No.2. These Hospitals are; Arua, Gulu, Lira, Soroti,
Hoima, Fort Portal, Mbarara, Masaka, Jinja and Mbale,
Applicants who are Serving Officers must route their applications through
their Heads of Department, who should be informed of the closing date to
avoid delay. Head of Department refers to the Head of the respective
Institution of the Applicant. Applications found to be in contravention of this
requirement will not be accepted.
Note that short listed candidates will be required to bring their original
certificates unlaminated. Candidates who will present forged certificates
shall be handed to the Police for appropriate action. Applicants must also
fulfill the following conditions:
2
i Attach three (3) of their recent passport-size photographs and
copies of their academic and professional certificates and
testimonials.
ii Attach copies of the letter(s) of appointment, confirmation and
promotion in case of serving officers. This includes applicants from
non Public Health Service.
iii In case of Health Workers who are required by law to register with
the relevant Councils, such applicants must be so registered; and
therefore have to attach copies of certificates of registration.
Similarly, all candidates who are required by law to possess
practicing license must attach copies of valid practicing licenses.
iv State clearly their contact physical addresses and telephone
number (s) or the nearest contactable person on the application
forms.

Deadline: 17th April 2012

Medical Officer Jobs Vacancy in Uganda

Job Title:Medical Officer – (30 Posts)
Reference: HRM 72/173/02/NM
Salary Scale: U4
Reports to: Head of Department

Qualifications: • MBChB. or its equivalent, from a recognized University/Institution.

Duties and Responsibilities:
• Participates in diagnosis, treatment and management of patients in the Assessment
Centre, Casualty, Clinics and Wards.
• Evaluates patients and refers them for specialized health care.
• Participates in the delivery of quality health care to patients.
• Adheres to the relevant Code of Conduct and Ethics.
• Participates in outreach and community health programmes.
• Participates in research activities and health data collection.
• Compiles and submits periodic reports.
• Participates in Continuing Professional Development Programme.
• Performs any other duties as may be assigned from time to time.


How to Apply:

THE REPUBLIC OF UGANDA
HEALTH SERVICE COMMISSION
VACANCIES

Applications are invited from suitably qualified Candidates to fill the vacant
posts as specified hereunder. The job descriptions, where not indicated, or
any other details, can be obtained from the Health Service Commission
offices located at Workers House, 3rd Floor (Northern Wing), Plot No. 1,
Pilkington Road. Applications should be filled in triplicate on PSC Form 3
(Revised 2008) and submitted to the Secretary, Health Service Commission
P.O. Box 7452, Kampala, to be received not later than April 17th, 2012. Only
shortlisted candidates will be contacted.

The Forms can be obtained from the Health Service Commission Offices,
Ministry of Health Headquarters, Mulago and Butabika National Referral
Hospitals, Regional Referral Hospitals and offices of Chief Administrative
Officers. The form and advert can also be down loaded from the Commission
website; www.hsc.go.ug. Hand written applications are also acceptable.


In regard to choices, an applicant may apply for a maximum of two (2)
relevant posts which must be filled in two separate sets of application forms
and by labeling the 1st choice as No.1 and the 2nd choice as No. 2.
All applications should bear the title of the post as well as its reference
number and the name of the Institution where it is tenable.
Candidates have been given a choice to directly apply for posts tenable at
Mubende, Kabale and Moroto Regional Referral Hospitals. Candidates so
applying will be specifically shortlisted, interviewed and selected for those
posts. Details of the posts are provided in the relevant table.
For the rest of the Regional Referral Hospitals, an applicant should clearly
indicate two names of preferred Hospitals by stating the 1st choice as No. 1
and the 2nd choice as No.2. These Hospitals are; Arua, Gulu, Lira, Soroti,
Hoima, Fort Portal, Mbarara, Masaka, Jinja and Mbale,
Applicants who are Serving Officers must route their applications through
their Heads of Department, who should be informed of the closing date to
avoid delay. Head of Department refers to the Head of the respective
Institution of the Applicant. Applications found to be in contravention of this
requirement will not be accepted.
Note that short listed candidates will be required to bring their original
certificates unlaminated. Candidates who will present forged certificates
shall be handed to the Police for appropriate action. Applicants must also
fulfill the following conditions:
2
i Attach three (3) of their recent passport-size photographs and
copies of their academic and professional certificates and
testimonials.
ii Attach copies of the letter(s) of appointment, confirmation and
promotion in case of serving officers. This includes applicants from
non Public Health Service.
iii In case of Health Workers who are required by law to register with
the relevant Councils, such applicants must be so registered; and
therefore have to attach copies of certificates of registration.
Similarly, all candidates who are required by law to possess
practicing license must attach copies of valid practicing licenses.
iv State clearly their contact physical addresses and telephone
number (s) or the nearest contactable person on the application
forms.

Deadline: 17th April 2012

Jobs at Health Service Commission in Uganda- Orthopaedic Technologist

Job Title: Principal Orthopaedic Technologist – (1 Post)
Reference: HRM 72/173/03/NM
Salary Scale: U3
Reports to: Consultant

Qualifications: • Must have a higher Diploma in Orthopaedic Technology or its equivalent
from a recognized Institution.
• Should have a Diploma in Health Service Management or in any other general management field. Experience: Should have working experience of at least
six (6) years, three (3) of which at Senior
Orthopaedic Technologist level.

Duties and Responsibilities:
• Plans, directs, budgets, coordinates, monitors and evaluates Orthopaedic
Technology services.
• Ensures that artificial appliances are fabricated.
• Ensures that equipment and other supplies are available.
• Ensures that the equipment are secure, functional and well maintained.
• Authorizes the sale of some Orthopaedic appliances to patients in accordance with set down procedures.
• Controls the Unit and ensures proper management of patients.
• Manages and accounts for allocated resources.
• Initiates and participates in research activities.
• Imparts knowledge and skills to Staff and students.
• Ensures that staff adhere to the relevant Code of Conduct and Ethics.
• Carries out HRM issues like identifying manpower needs, training, leave and deployment.
• Compiles and submits periodic reports.
• Performs any other duties as may be assigned from time to time.






How to Apply:

THE REPUBLIC OF UGANDA
HEALTH SERVICE COMMISSION
VACANCIES

Applications are invited from suitably qualified Candidates to fill the vacant
posts as specified hereunder. The job descriptions, where not indicated, or
any other details, can be obtained from the Health Service Commission
offices located at Workers House, 3rd Floor (Northern Wing), Plot No. 1,
Pilkington Road. Applications should be filled in triplicate on PSC Form 3
(Revised 2008) and submitted to the Secretary, Health Service Commission
P.O. Box 7452, Kampala, to be received not later than April 17th, 2012. Only
shortlisted candidates will be contacted.

The Forms can be obtained from the Health Service Commission Offices,
Ministry of Health Headquarters, Mulago and Butabika National Referral
Hospitals, Regional Referral Hospitals and offices of Chief Administrative
Officers. The form and advert can also be down loaded from the Commission
website; www.hsc.go.ug. Hand written applications are also acceptable.


In regard to choices, an applicant may apply for a maximum of two (2)
relevant posts which must be filled in two separate sets of application forms
and by labeling the 1st choice as No.1 and the 2nd choice as No. 2.
All applications should bear the title of the post as well as its reference
number and the name of the Institution where it is tenable.
Candidates have been given a choice to directly apply for posts tenable at
Mubende, Kabale and Moroto Regional Referral Hospitals. Candidates so
applying will be specifically shortlisted, interviewed and selected for those
posts. Details of the posts are provided in the relevant table.
For the rest of the Regional Referral Hospitals, an applicant should clearly
indicate two names of preferred Hospitals by stating the 1st choice as No. 1
and the 2nd choice as No.2. These Hospitals are; Arua, Gulu, Lira, Soroti,
Hoima, Fort Portal, Mbarara, Masaka, Jinja and Mbale,
Applicants who are Serving Officers must route their applications through
their Heads of Department, who should be informed of the closing date to
avoid delay. Head of Department refers to the Head of the respective
Institution of the Applicant. Applications found to be in contravention of this
requirement will not be accepted.
Note that short listed candidates will be required to bring their original
certificates unlaminated. Candidates who will present forged certificates
shall be handed to the Police for appropriate action. Applicants must also
fulfill the following conditions:
2
i Attach three (3) of their recent passport-size photographs and
copies of their academic and professional certificates and
testimonials.
ii Attach copies of the letter(s) of appointment, confirmation and
promotion in case of serving officers. This includes applicants from
non Public Health Service.
iii In case of Health Workers who are required by law to register with
the relevant Councils, such applicants must be so registered; and
therefore have to attach copies of certificates of registration.
Similarly, all candidates who are required by law to possess
practicing license must attach copies of valid practicing licenses.
iv State clearly their contact physical addresses and telephone
number (s) or the nearest contactable person on the application
forms.

Deadline: 17th April 2012

Orthopaedic Technologist Jobs Vacancy in Uganda

Job Title: Senior Orthopaedic Technologist - (1Post)
Reference: HRM/72/173/03/NM
Salary Scale: U4
Reports to: Principal Orthopaedic Technician

Qualifications: Must have a Diploma in Orthopaedic Technology from a recognized Institution.

Experience: Must have served for at least three (3) years as an Orthopaedic Technologist

Other Requirements: • Good communication, interpersonal, team building and counseling skills

Duties and Responsibilities:
• Ensures that artificial limbs are fabricatedfor correction or replacement of missing body parts to restore function.
• Ensures that wheel chairs, crutches, walking sticks, shoes, etc are made or obtained to facilitate movement of patients.
• Refers complicated cases to the Orthopaedic Surgeon.
• Requisitions and ensures that equipment and other supplies are available in the Orthopaedic Workshop and maintains an inventory.
• Participates in planning and budgeting for the Orthopaedic Workshop and accounts for the allocated resources.
• Performs any other duties as may be assigned from time to time.





How to Apply:

THE REPUBLIC OF UGANDA
HEALTH SERVICE COMMISSION
VACANCIES

Applications are invited from suitably qualified Candidates to fill the vacant
posts as specified hereunder. The job descriptions, where not indicated, or
any other details, can be obtained from the Health Service Commission
offices located at Workers House, 3rd Floor (Northern Wing), Plot No. 1,
Pilkington Road. Applications should be filled in triplicate on PSC Form 3
(Revised 2008) and submitted to the Secretary, Health Service Commission
P.O. Box 7452, Kampala, to be received not later than April 17th, 2012. Only
shortlisted candidates will be contacted.

The Forms can be obtained from the Health Service Commission Offices,
Ministry of Health Headquarters, Mulago and Butabika National Referral
Hospitals, Regional Referral Hospitals and offices of Chief Administrative
Officers. The form and advert can also be down loaded from the Commission
website; www.hsc.go.ug. Hand written applications are also acceptable.


In regard to choices, an applicant may apply for a maximum of two (2)
relevant posts which must be filled in two separate sets of application forms
and by labeling the 1st choice as No.1 and the 2nd choice as No. 2.
All applications should bear the title of the post as well as its reference
number and the name of the Institution where it is tenable.
Candidates have been given a choice to directly apply for posts tenable at
Mubende, Kabale and Moroto Regional Referral Hospitals. Candidates so
applying will be specifically shortlisted, interviewed and selected for those
posts. Details of the posts are provided in the relevant table.
For the rest of the Regional Referral Hospitals, an applicant should clearly
indicate two names of preferred Hospitals by stating the 1st choice as No. 1
and the 2nd choice as No.2. These Hospitals are; Arua, Gulu, Lira, Soroti,
Hoima, Fort Portal, Mbarara, Masaka, Jinja and Mbale,
Applicants who are Serving Officers must route their applications through
their Heads of Department, who should be informed of the closing date to
avoid delay. Head of Department refers to the Head of the respective
Institution of the Applicant. Applications found to be in contravention of this
requirement will not be accepted.
Note that short listed candidates will be required to bring their original
certificates unlaminated. Candidates who will present forged certificates
shall be handed to the Police for appropriate action. Applicants must also
fulfill the following conditions:
2
i Attach three (3) of their recent passport-size photographs and
copies of their academic and professional certificates and
testimonials.
ii Attach copies of the letter(s) of appointment, confirmation and
promotion in case of serving officers. This includes applicants from
non Public Health Service.
iii In case of Health Workers who are required by law to register with
the relevant Councils, such applicants must be so registered; and
therefore have to attach copies of certificates of registration.
Similarly, all candidates who are required by law to possess
practicing license must attach copies of valid practicing licenses.
iv State clearly their contact physical addresses and telephone
number (s) or the nearest contactable person on the application
forms.

Deadline: 17th April 2012

Jobs in Mulago National Referral Hospital in Uganda- Dental Technologist

Job Title: Principal Dental Technologist – (1 Post)
Reference: HRM 72/173/03/NM
Salary Scale: U3
Reports to: Principal Dental Surgeon

Qualifications: • Must have a Higher Diploma in Dental Technology or its equivalent from a recognized Institution.
• Must have a Diploma in Health Services Management or its equivalent.

Experience: Must have working experience of at least six (6) years three (3) of which must be at the level of Senior Dental Technologist.

Duties and Responsibilities:
• Plans, directs, coordinates, budgets, monitors and evaluates the Dental Technology service.
• Manages and accounts for allocated resources.
• Designs, fabricates and fits prosthetic appliances for patients.
• Ensures that equipment are available for Dental Technology activities.
• Carries out health education on maintenance of fabricated prosthetic appliances.
• Initiates and ensures that research is carried out.
• Imparts knowledge and sklls to students and staff.
• Ensures that Staff adhere to relevant Code of Conduct and Ethics.
• Carries out HRM activities like identifying manpower needs, training, promotional, leave and deployment.
• Compiles and submits periodic reports to the Principal Dental Surgeon.
• Performs any other duties as may be assigned from time to time.


How to Apply:

THE REPUBLIC OF UGANDA
HEALTH SERVICE COMMISSION
VACANCIES

Applications are invited from suitably qualified Candidates to fill the vacant
posts as specified hereunder. The job descriptions, where not indicated, or
any other details, can be obtained from the Health Service Commission
offices located at Workers House, 3rd Floor (Northern Wing), Plot No. 1,
Pilkington Road. Applications should be filled in triplicate on PSC Form 3
(Revised 2008) and submitted to the Secretary, Health Service Commission
P.O. Box 7452, Kampala, to be received not later than April 17th, 2012. Only
shortlisted candidates will be contacted.

The Forms can be obtained from the Health Service Commission Offices,
Ministry of Health Headquarters, Mulago and Butabika National Referral
Hospitals, Regional Referral Hospitals and offices of Chief Administrative
Officers. The form and advert can also be down loaded from the Commission
website; www.hsc.go.ug. Hand written applications are also acceptable.


In regard to choices, an applicant may apply for a maximum of two (2)
relevant posts which must be filled in two separate sets of application forms
and by labeling the 1st choice as No.1 and the 2nd choice as No. 2.
All applications should bear the title of the post as well as its reference
number and the name of the Institution where it is tenable.
Candidates have been given a choice to directly apply for posts tenable at
Mubende, Kabale and Moroto Regional Referral Hospitals. Candidates so
applying will be specifically shortlisted, interviewed and selected for those
posts. Details of the posts are provided in the relevant table.
For the rest of the Regional Referral Hospitals, an applicant should clearly
indicate two names of preferred Hospitals by stating the 1st choice as No. 1
and the 2nd choice as No.2. These Hospitals are; Arua, Gulu, Lira, Soroti,
Hoima, Fort Portal, Mbarara, Masaka, Jinja and Mbale,
Applicants who are Serving Officers must route their applications through
their Heads of Department, who should be informed of the closing date to
avoid delay. Head of Department refers to the Head of the respective
Institution of the Applicant. Applications found to be in contravention of this
requirement will not be accepted.
Note that short listed candidates will be required to bring their original
certificates unlaminated. Candidates who will present forged certificates
shall be handed to the Police for appropriate action. Applicants must also
fulfill the following conditions:
2
i Attach three (3) of their recent passport-size photographs and
copies of their academic and professional certificates and
testimonials.
ii Attach copies of the letter(s) of appointment, confirmation and
promotion in case of serving officers. This includes applicants from
non Public Health Service.
iii In case of Health Workers who are required by law to register with
the relevant Councils, such applicants must be so registered; and
therefore have to attach copies of certificates of registration.
Similarly, all candidates who are required by law to possess
practicing license must attach copies of valid practicing licenses.
iv State clearly their contact physical addresses and telephone
number (s) or the nearest contactable person on the application
forms.

Deadline: 17th April 2012

MULAGO NATIONAL REFERRAL HOSPITAL

Mulago National Referral Hospital Jobs in Uganda

Job Title: Principal Dispenser – (1 Post)
Reference: HRM 72/173/03/NM
Salary Scale: U3
Reports to: Principal Pharmacist

Qualifications: • Must have a Diploma in Pharmacy or its equivalent from a recognized Institution.
• Should have a Diploma in Health Service Management or its equivalent.

Experience: Must have working experience of at least six (6) years three (3) of which should be at the
level of Senior Dispenser.
Other requirements Good communication and interpersonal skills.

Duties and Responsibilities
• Plans, directs, coordinates, budgets, monitors and evaluates Dispensing services in the Hospital.
• Manages and accounts for allocated resources.
• Prepares quality medicines.
• Dispenses medicines to patients according to prescriptions.

• Advises Clinicians and other Health Professionals on prescriptions.
• Advises patients and the community on proper use and storage of medicines.
• Requisitions for essential supplies.
• Ensures safe disposal of pharmaceutical waste.
• Ensures that equipment are functional and well maintained.
• Initiates and ensures that research is carried out.
• Imparts knowledge and skills to students and staff.
• Ensures that Staff adhere to relevant Code of Conduct and Ethics.
• Carries out HRM activities like identifying manpower needs, training, promotional, leave and deployment.
• Compiles and submits periodic reports.
• Performs any other duties as may be assigned from time to time.



How to Apply:

THE REPUBLIC OF UGANDA
HEALTH SERVICE COMMISSION
VACANCIES

Applications are invited from suitably qualified Candidates to fill the vacant
posts as specified hereunder. The job descriptions, where not indicated, or
any other details, can be obtained from the Health Service Commission
offices located at Workers House, 3rd Floor (Northern Wing), Plot No. 1,
Pilkington Road. Applications should be filled in triplicate on PSC Form 3
(Revised 2008) and submitted to the Secretary, Health Service Commission
P.O. Box 7452, Kampala, to be received not later than April 17th, 2012. Only
shortlisted candidates will be contacted.

The Forms can be obtained from the Health Service Commission Offices,
Ministry of Health Headquarters, Mulago and Butabika National Referral
Hospitals, Regional Referral Hospitals and offices of Chief Administrative
Officers. The form and advert can also be down loaded from the Commission
website; www.hsc.go.ug. Hand written applications are also acceptable.


In regard to choices, an applicant may apply for a maximum of two (2)
relevant posts which must be filled in two separate sets of application forms
and by labeling the 1st choice as No.1 and the 2nd choice as No. 2.
All applications should bear the title of the post as well as its reference
number and the name of the Institution where it is tenable.
Candidates have been given a choice to directly apply for posts tenable at
Mubende, Kabale and Moroto Regional Referral Hospitals. Candidates so
applying will be specifically shortlisted, interviewed and selected for those
posts. Details of the posts are provided in the relevant table.
For the rest of the Regional Referral Hospitals, an applicant should clearly
indicate two names of preferred Hospitals by stating the 1st choice as No. 1
and the 2nd choice as No.2. These Hospitals are; Arua, Gulu, Lira, Soroti,
Hoima, Fort Portal, Mbarara, Masaka, Jinja and Mbale,
Applicants who are Serving Officers must route their applications through
their Heads of Department, who should be informed of the closing date to
avoid delay. Head of Department refers to the Head of the respective
Institution of the Applicant. Applications found to be in contravention of this
requirement will not be accepted.
Note that short listed candidates will be required to bring their original
certificates unlaminated. Candidates who will present forged certificates
shall be handed to the Police for appropriate action. Applicants must also
fulfill the following conditions:
2
i Attach three (3) of their recent passport-size photographs and
copies of their academic and professional certificates and
testimonials.
ii Attach copies of the letter(s) of appointment, confirmation and
promotion in case of serving officers. This includes applicants from
non Public Health Service.
iii In case of Health Workers who are required by law to register with
the relevant Councils, such applicants must be so registered; and
therefore have to attach copies of certificates of registration.
Similarly, all candidates who are required by law to possess
practicing license must attach copies of valid practicing licenses.
iv State clearly their contact physical addresses and telephone
number (s) or the nearest contactable person on the application
forms.

Deadline: 17th April 2012

Jobs in Mulago National Referral Hospital in Uganda

Job Title:Senior Dispenser - (1 Post)
Reference: HRM 72/173/03/NM
Salary Scale: U4
Reports to: Principal Dispenser

Qualifications: Must have a Diploma in Pharmacy from a recognized Institution.
Working Experience:

Other requirements
Must have served for at least three (3) years as a Dispenser.
Good counseling, communication and interpersonal skills

Duties and Responsibilities:
• Compounds drugs and gives out medicines to patients according to the professional code of conduct.
• Ensure that prepared infusions are free from pathogens and are sterile.
• Participates in monitoring and evaluating qualities of compounded medicines.
• Classifies drugs and keeps appropriate records.
• Advises Clinicians on prescriptions.
• Advises patients and attendants in the proper use and storage of medicines.
• Performs any other duties as may be assigned from time to time.

How to Apply:

THE REPUBLIC OF UGANDA
HEALTH SERVICE COMMISSION
VACANCIES

Applications are invited from suitably qualified Candidates to fill the vacant
posts as specified hereunder. The job descriptions, where not indicated, or
any other details, can be obtained from the Health Service Commission
offices located at Workers House, 3rd Floor (Northern Wing), Plot No. 1,
Pilkington Road. Applications should be filled in triplicate on PSC Form 3
(Revised 2008) and submitted to the Secretary, Health Service Commission
P.O. Box 7452, Kampala, to be received not later than April 17th, 2012. Only
shortlisted candidates will be contacted.

The Forms can be obtained from the Health Service Commission Offices,
Ministry of Health Headquarters, Mulago and Butabika National Referral
Hospitals, Regional Referral Hospitals and offices of Chief Administrative
Officers. The form and advert can also be down loaded from the Commission
website; www.hsc.go.ug. Hand written applications are also acceptable.


In regard to choices, an applicant may apply for a maximum of two (2)
relevant posts which must be filled in two separate sets of application forms
and by labeling the 1st choice as No.1 and the 2nd choice as No. 2.
All applications should bear the title of the post as well as its reference
number and the name of the Institution where it is tenable.
Candidates have been given a choice to directly apply for posts tenable at
Mubende, Kabale and Moroto Regional Referral Hospitals. Candidates so
applying will be specifically shortlisted, interviewed and selected for those
posts. Details of the posts are provided in the relevant table.
For the rest of the Regional Referral Hospitals, an applicant should clearly
indicate two names of preferred Hospitals by stating the 1st choice as No. 1
and the 2nd choice as No.2. These Hospitals are; Arua, Gulu, Lira, Soroti,
Hoima, Fort Portal, Mbarara, Masaka, Jinja and Mbale,
Applicants who are Serving Officers must route their applications through
their Heads of Department, who should be informed of the closing date to
avoid delay. Head of Department refers to the Head of the respective
Institution of the Applicant. Applications found to be in contravention of this
requirement will not be accepted.
Note that short listed candidates will be required to bring their original
certificates unlaminated. Candidates who will present forged certificates
shall be handed to the Police for appropriate action. Applicants must also
fulfill the following conditions:
2
i Attach three (3) of their recent passport-size photographs and
copies of their academic and professional certificates and
testimonials.
ii Attach copies of the letter(s) of appointment, confirmation and
promotion in case of serving officers. This includes applicants from
non Public Health Service.
iii In case of Health Workers who are required by law to register with
the relevant Councils, such applicants must be so registered; and
therefore have to attach copies of certificates of registration.
Similarly, all candidates who are required by law to possess
practicing license must attach copies of valid practicing licenses.
iv State clearly their contact physical addresses and telephone
number (s) or the nearest contactable person on the application
forms.

Deadline: 17th April 2012

MULAGO NATIONAL REFERRAL HOSPITAL

Jobs in Ministry of Health Service Commission in Uganda- Registrar

Job Title: Deputy Registrar Allied Health Professionals
Council – (1 Post)
Reference: HRM 72/173/01/HQ
Salary Scale: U2
Reports to: Registrar Allied Health Professionals Council


Qualifications: • Must hold a Diploma in any of the Allied Health disciplines registerable by the Council.
• Must hold a Bachelor’s Degree in any of the disciplines registerable by the ouncil.
• Must have a Diploma in Health Services Management or Public Health or General Management.

Experience: Applicants should have a minimum of nine (9)
years working experience, three (3) of which should have been served at Principal Allied Health Worker level.


OtherRequirements:
• Thorough knowledge of the regulations and role of the Council.
• Good knowledge of Health Services Management systems.
• Able to exhibit good management, communication and interpersonal skills.
• Must be a person of high integrity
• Should have demonstrable analytical and decision making skills.


Duties and Responsibilities:
• Deputizes the Registrar Allied Health Professionals Council in all his/her duties.
• Ensures availability of Professional Code of Conduct and Ethics booklets for different cadres of Allied Health Professionals.
• Sensitizes the public on their rights/expectations from the Council and Health Workers.
• Participates in planning, budgeting, monitoring and evaluation of Council activities and programmes.
• Assists the Registrar in the day to day running of the secretariat.
• Makes necessary alterations and corrections in the Registers in relation to any entry as may be directed by the Council from time to time.
• Oversees inspection process, ensures eligibility of applicants and suitability of
premises licensed for professional practice and collaboration with District Health Officers/Supervisory authority.
• Performs any other duty or function that may be assigned by the Registrar from time to time.

How to Apply:

THE REPUBLIC OF UGANDA
HEALTH SERVICE COMMISSION
VACANCIES
Applications are invited from suitably qualified Candidates to fill the vacant
posts as specified hereunder. The job descriptions, where not indicated, or
any other details, can be obtained from the Health Service Commission
offices located at Workers House, 3rd Floor (Northern Wing), Plot No. 1,
Pilkington Road. Applications should be filled in triplicate on PSC Form 3
(Revised 2008) and submitted to the Secretary, Health Service Commission
P.O. Box 7452, Kampala, to be received not later than April 17th, 2012. Only
shortlisted candidates will be contacted.
The Forms can be obtained from the Health Service Commission Offices,
Ministry of Health Headquarters, Mulago and Butabika National Referral
Hospitals, Regional Referral Hospitals and offices of Chief Administrative
Officers. The form and advert can also be down loaded from the Commission
website; www.hsc.go.ug.

Hand written applications are also acceptable.
It is important to note that all services of the Health Service Commission and
the application forms are free of charge.
In regard to choices, an applicant may apply for a maximum of two (2)
relevant posts which must be filled in two separate sets of application forms
and by labeling the 1st choice as No.1 and the 2nd choice as No. 2.
All applications should bear the title of the post as well as its reference
number and the name of the Institution where it is tenable.
Candidates have been given a choice to directly apply for posts tenable at
Mubende, Kabale and Moroto Regional Referral Hospitals. Candidates so
applying will be specifically shortlisted, interviewed and selected for those
posts. Details of the posts are provided in the relevant table.
For the rest of the Regional Referral Hospitals, an applicant should clearly
indicate two names of preferred Hospitals by stating the 1st choice as No. 1
and the 2nd choice as No.2. These Hospitals are; Arua, Gulu, Lira, Soroti,
Hoima, Fort Portal, Mbarara, Masaka, Jinja and Mbale,
Applicants who are Serving Officers must route their applications through
their Heads of Department, who should be informed of the closing date to
avoid delay. Head of Department refers to the Head of the respective
Institution of the Applicant. Applications found to be in contravention of this
requirement will not be accepted.
Note that short listed candidates will be required to bring their original
certificates unlaminated. Candidates who will present forged certificates
shall be handed to the Police for appropriate action. Applicants must also
fulfill the following conditions:
2
i Attach three (3) of their recent passport-size photographs and
copies of their academic and professional certificates and
testimonials.
ii Attach copies of the letter(s) of appointment, confirmation and
promotion in case of serving officers. This includes applicants from
non Public Health Service.
iii In case of Health Workers who are required by law to register with
the relevant Councils, such applicants must be so registered; and
therefore have to attach copies of certificates of registration.
Similarly, all candidates who are required by law to possess
practicing license must attach copies of valid practicing licenses.
iv State clearly their contact physical addresses and telephone
number (s) or the nearest contactable person on the application
forms.

Deadline: 17th April 2012

Ministry of Health Jobs in Uganda- Deputy Registrar

Job Title: Deputy Registrar Uganda Nurses and Midwives
Council (1Post) re-advertised.
Reference: HRM 72/173/01/HQ
Salary Scale: U2
Reports to: Registrar Nurses and Midwives Council
Qualifications: Must have a Diploma in Nursing or Midwifery or Public Health.
Must be a holder of Bachelor of Science in Nursing Degree from a recognized University/Institution.
Must have at least a Diploma in Health Services Management or General Management
Experience: Applicants should have a minimum of nine (9) years working experience, three (3) of which
should have been served at Principal Nursing Officer level.


Other Requirements:
Good communication, interpersonal, analytical, decision making and problem solving skills.

Duties and Responsibilities:
• Compiles, maintains and analyses the database for all qualified Nurses and
Midwives, Health Units and Nursing Training Schools.
• Take minutes during meetings of Committees of the Council.
• Carries out preliminary investigations of alleged professional/ethical misconduct.
• Carries out regular supervision/inspection of all Health Units and Nursing Training Schools.
• Liaises with the District Health Officers to ensure implementation of Council related activities such as the licensing process,
verification of qualifications and supervision of professional practice.
• Implements decisions of the Council.
• Performs any other duties that may be
required under the Nurses and Midwives Act.
• Supervises the Council’s Support Staff.
• Performs any other duties as may be assigned
from time to time.


How to Apply:

THE REPUBLIC OF UGANDA
HEALTH SERVICE COMMISSION
VACANCIES
Applications are invited from suitably qualified Candidates to fill the vacant
posts as specified hereunder. The job descriptions, where not indicated, or
any other details, can be obtained from the Health Service Commission
offices located at Workers House, 3rd Floor (Northern Wing), Plot No. 1,
Pilkington Road. Applications should be filled in triplicate on PSC Form 3
(Revised 2008) and submitted to the Secretary, Health Service Commission
P.O. Box 7452, Kampala, to be received not later than April 17th, 2012. Only
shortlisted candidates will be contacted.
The Forms can be obtained from the Health Service Commission Offices,
Ministry of Health Headquarters, Mulago and Butabika National Referral
Hospitals, Regional Referral Hospitals and offices of Chief Administrative
Officers. The form and advert can also be down loaded from the Commission
website; www.hsc.go.ug.

Hand written applications are also acceptable.
It is important to note that all services of the Health Service Commission and
the application forms are free of charge.
In regard to choices, an applicant may apply for a maximum of two (2)
relevant posts which must be filled in two separate sets of application forms
and by labeling the 1st choice as No.1 and the 2nd choice as No. 2.
All applications should bear the title of the post as well as its reference
number and the name of the Institution where it is tenable.
Candidates have been given a choice to directly apply for posts tenable at
Mubende, Kabale and Moroto Regional Referral Hospitals. Candidates so
applying will be specifically shortlisted, interviewed and selected for those
posts. Details of the posts are provided in the relevant table.
For the rest of the Regional Referral Hospitals, an applicant should clearly
indicate two names of preferred Hospitals by stating the 1st choice as No. 1
and the 2nd choice as No.2. These Hospitals are; Arua, Gulu, Lira, Soroti,
Hoima, Fort Portal, Mbarara, Masaka, Jinja and Mbale,
Applicants who are Serving Officers must route their applications through
their Heads of Department, who should be informed of the closing date to
avoid delay. Head of Department refers to the Head of the respective
Institution of the Applicant. Applications found to be in contravention of this
requirement will not be accepted.
Note that short listed candidates will be required to bring their original
certificates unlaminated. Candidates who will present forged certificates
shall be handed to the Police for appropriate action. Applicants must also
fulfill the following conditions:
2
i Attach three (3) of their recent passport-size photographs and
copies of their academic and professional certificates and
testimonials.
ii Attach copies of the letter(s) of appointment, confirmation and
promotion in case of serving officers. This includes applicants from
non Public Health Service.
iii In case of Health Workers who are required by law to register with
the relevant Councils, such applicants must be so registered; and
therefore have to attach copies of certificates of registration.
Similarly, all candidates who are required by law to possess
practicing license must attach copies of valid practicing licenses.
iv State clearly their contact physical addresses and telephone
number (s) or the nearest contactable person on the application
forms.

Deadline: 17th April 2012

Jobs at Ministry of Health in Uganda- Assistant Commissioner

Job TItle: Assistant Commissioner Health Services
(Uganda National Expanded Programme on
Immunization – (1 Post)
Reference: HRM 72/173/01/HQ
Salary Scale: U1E
Reports to: Commissioner National Disease Control
Qualifications: • MBChB. or its equivalent from a recognized University/Institution.
• Should have a Master’s Degree in Public Health or its equivalent from a recognized
University/Institution.
• Should have a Post-graduate training in Public Health or a related field.

• Should have a thorough knowledge of Health Services Management gained overall period of nine (9) years experience three of which should be at Principal level.

Other requirements
Should have strong management communication
and interpersonal skills.

Duties and responsibilities:
• Formulates National Immunization Policy and Plans.
• Formulates and disseminates Immunization Standards to Districts.
• Provides technical assistance to the Districts on matters related to Immunization.
• Organizes National campaigns against immunizable child killer diseases.
• Monitors and evaluates the implementation of
EPI activities.
• Develops work plans for the Programme.
• Ensures that vaccines and the related equipment are procured and distributed to
Districts.
• Coordinates with other Institutions both within and outside the Ministry on matters
related to EPI.
• Monitors the performance of the staff in the programme




How to Apply:

THE REPUBLIC OF UGANDA
HEALTH SERVICE COMMISSION
VACANCIES
Applications are invited from suitably qualified Candidates to fill the vacant
posts as specified hereunder. The job descriptions, where not indicated, or
any other details, can be obtained from the Health Service Commission
offices located at Workers House, 3rd Floor (Northern Wing), Plot No. 1,
Pilkington Road. Applications should be filled in triplicate on PSC Form 3
(Revised 2008) and submitted to the Secretary, Health Service Commission
P.O. Box 7452, Kampala, to be received not later than April 17th, 2012. Only
shortlisted candidates will be contacted.
The Forms can be obtained from the Health Service Commission Offices,
Ministry of Health Headquarters, Mulago and Butabika National Referral
Hospitals, Regional Referral Hospitals and offices of Chief Administrative
Officers. The form and advert can also be down loaded from the Commission
website; www.hsc.go.ug.

Hand written applications are also acceptable.
It is important to note that all services of the Health Service Commission and
the application forms are free of charge.
In regard to choices, an applicant may apply for a maximum of two (2)
relevant posts which must be filled in two separate sets of application forms
and by labeling the 1st choice as No.1 and the 2nd choice as No. 2.
All applications should bear the title of the post as well as its reference
number and the name of the Institution where it is tenable.
Candidates have been given a choice to directly apply for posts tenable at
Mubende, Kabale and Moroto Regional Referral Hospitals. Candidates so
applying will be specifically shortlisted, interviewed and selected for those
posts. Details of the posts are provided in the relevant table.
For the rest of the Regional Referral Hospitals, an applicant should clearly
indicate two names of preferred Hospitals by stating the 1st choice as No. 1
and the 2nd choice as No.2. These Hospitals are; Arua, Gulu, Lira, Soroti,
Hoima, Fort Portal, Mbarara, Masaka, Jinja and Mbale,
Applicants who are Serving Officers must route their applications through
their Heads of Department, who should be informed of the closing date to
avoid delay. Head of Department refers to the Head of the respective
Institution of the Applicant. Applications found to be in contravention of this
requirement will not be accepted.
Note that short listed candidates will be required to bring their original
certificates unlaminated. Candidates who will present forged certificates
shall be handed to the Police for appropriate action. Applicants must also
fulfill the following conditions:
2
i Attach three (3) of their recent passport-size photographs and
copies of their academic and professional certificates and
testimonials.
ii Attach copies of the letter(s) of appointment, confirmation and
promotion in case of serving officers. This includes applicants from
non Public Health Service.
iii In case of Health Workers who are required by law to register with
the relevant Councils, such applicants must be so registered; and
therefore have to attach copies of certificates of registration.
Similarly, all candidates who are required by law to possess
practicing license must attach copies of valid practicing licenses.
iv State clearly their contact physical addresses and telephone
number (s) or the nearest contactable person on the application
forms.

Deadline: 17th April 2012

Commissioner Health Services Jobs in Uganda

Job Title: Assistant Commissioner Health Services
(Uganda National Expanded Programme on
Immunization – (1 Post)
Reference: HRM 72/173/01/HQ
Salary Scale: U1E
Reports to: Commissioner National Disease Control

Qualifications: • MBChB. or its equivalent from a recognized
University/Institution.
• Should have a Master’s Degree in Public Health or its equivalent from a recognized
University/Institution.
• Should have a Post-graduate training in Public Health or a related field.

• Should have a thorough knowledge of Health Services Management gained overall period of nine (9) years experience three of which should be at Principal level.

Other requirements
Should have strong management communication and interpersonal skills.
Duties and
responsibilities:
• Formulates National Immunization Policy and Plans.
• Formulates and disseminates Immunization Standards to Districts.
• Provides technical assistance to the Districts
on matters related to Immunization.
• Organizes National campaigns against immunizable child killer diseases.
• Monitors and evaluates the implementation of EPI activities.
• Develops work plans for the Programme.
• Ensures that vaccines and the related equipment are procured and distributed to
Districts.
• Coordinates with other Institutions both within and outside the Ministry on matters related to EPI.
• Monitors the performance of the staff in the programme




How to Apply:

THE REPUBLIC OF UGANDA
HEALTH SERVICE COMMISSION
VACANCIES
Applications are invited from suitably qualified Candidates to fill the vacant
posts as specified hereunder. The job descriptions, where not indicated, or
any other details, can be obtained from the Health Service Commission
offices located at Workers House, 3rd Floor (Northern Wing), Plot No. 1,
Pilkington Road. Applications should be filled in triplicate on PSC Form 3
(Revised 2008) and submitted to the Secretary, Health Service Commission
P.O. Box 7452, Kampala, to be received not later than April 17th, 2012. Only
shortlisted candidates will be contacted.
The Forms can be obtained from the Health Service Commission Offices,
Ministry of Health Headquarters, Mulago and Butabika National Referral
Hospitals, Regional Referral Hospitals and offices of Chief Administrative
Officers. The form and advert can also be down loaded from the Commission
website; www.hsc.go.ug.

Hand written applications are also acceptable.
It is important to note that all services of the Health Service Commission and
the application forms are free of charge.
In regard to choices, an applicant may apply for a maximum of two (2)
relevant posts which must be filled in two separate sets of application forms
and by labeling the 1st choice as No.1 and the 2nd choice as No. 2.
All applications should bear the title of the post as well as its reference
number and the name of the Institution where it is tenable.
Candidates have been given a choice to directly apply for posts tenable at
Mubende, Kabale and Moroto Regional Referral Hospitals. Candidates so
applying will be specifically shortlisted, interviewed and selected for those
posts. Details of the posts are provided in the relevant table.
For the rest of the Regional Referral Hospitals, an applicant should clearly
indicate two names of preferred Hospitals by stating the 1st choice as No. 1
and the 2nd choice as No.2. These Hospitals are; Arua, Gulu, Lira, Soroti,
Hoima, Fort Portal, Mbarara, Masaka, Jinja and Mbale,
Applicants who are Serving Officers must route their applications through
their Heads of Department, who should be informed of the closing date to
avoid delay. Head of Department refers to the Head of the respective
Institution of the Applicant. Applications found to be in contravention of this
requirement will not be accepted.
Note that short listed candidates will be required to bring their original
certificates unlaminated. Candidates who will present forged certificates
shall be handed to the Police for appropriate action. Applicants must also
fulfill the following conditions:
2
i Attach three (3) of their recent passport-size photographs and
copies of their academic and professional certificates and
testimonials.
ii Attach copies of the letter(s) of appointment, confirmation and
promotion in case of serving officers. This includes applicants from
non Public Health Service.
iii In case of Health Workers who are required by law to register with
the relevant Councils, such applicants must be so registered; and
therefore have to attach copies of certificates of registration.
Similarly, all candidates who are required by law to possess
practicing license must attach copies of valid practicing licenses.
iv State clearly their contact physical addresses and telephone
number (s) or the nearest contactable person on the application
forms.

Deadline: 17th April 2012

Research Officer Job Vacancy in Uganda

Job Title: Principal Research Officer (Central Public Health
Laboratories - CPHL) – (1 Post )
Reference: HRM 72/173/01/HQ
Salary Scale: U2
Reports to: Senior Principal Research Officer
Qualifications: • MBChB. or Bachelor’s Degree in any Medical Field, or Humanities or Biological Sciences
• Master’s Degree in Medicine or any Medical field or Humanities or Biological Sciences.
• Six (6) Research Publications in peer reviewed journals and at least one (1) of these Publications as the first or senior author.
• A Ph.D in the relevant field will be an added
advantage

Experience: Six (6) years experience in active research.
Other
requirements
• Should have a good track record of mentoring.
• Should have good Interpersonal and communication skills.
• Should demonstrate ability to attract new Researchers, coaches and mentors them.

Duties and Responsibilities:
• Plans research activities and participates in
their implementation.
• Presents and publishes research results
including data obtained through surveillance
activities.
• Ensures coordination with the relevant
stakeholders.
• Ensures adherence to relevant Code of
Conduct and Ethics.
• Coordinates and maintains a system for
management of epidemic and endemic
emergencies.
• Heads a Division at the Institute.
• Supervises staff under him/her and assists in
administrative duties within the Division.
• Performs any other duties as may be assigned
from time to time.


How to Apply:

THE REPUBLIC OF UGANDA
HEALTH SERVICE COMMISSION
VACANCIES
Applications are invited from suitably qualified Candidates to fill the vacant
posts as specified hereunder. The job descriptions, where not indicated, or
any other details, can be obtained from the Health Service Commission
offices located at Workers House, 3rd Floor (Northern Wing), Plot No. 1,
Pilkington Road. Applications should be filled in triplicate on PSC Form 3
(Revised 2008) and submitted to the Secretary, Health Service Commission
P.O. Box 7452, Kampala, to be received not later than April 17th, 2012. Only
shortlisted candidates will be contacted.
The Forms can be obtained from the Health Service Commission Offices,
Ministry of Health Headquarters, Mulago and Butabika National Referral
Hospitals, Regional Referral Hospitals and offices of Chief Administrative
Officers. The form and advert can also be down loaded from the Commission
website; www.hsc.go.ug.

Hand written applications are also acceptable.
It is important to note that all services of the Health Service Commission and
the application forms are free of charge.
In regard to choices, an applicant may apply for a maximum of two (2)
relevant posts which must be filled in two separate sets of application forms
and by labeling the 1st choice as No.1 and the 2nd choice as No. 2.
All applications should bear the title of the post as well as its reference
number and the name of the Institution where it is tenable.
Candidates have been given a choice to directly apply for posts tenable at
Mubende, Kabale and Moroto Regional Referral Hospitals. Candidates so
applying will be specifically shortlisted, interviewed and selected for those
posts. Details of the posts are provided in the relevant table.
For the rest of the Regional Referral Hospitals, an applicant should clearly
indicate two names of preferred Hospitals by stating the 1st choice as No. 1
and the 2nd choice as No.2. These Hospitals are; Arua, Gulu, Lira, Soroti,
Hoima, Fort Portal, Mbarara, Masaka, Jinja and Mbale,
Applicants who are Serving Officers must route their applications through
their Heads of Department, who should be informed of the closing date to
avoid delay. Head of Department refers to the Head of the respective
Institution of the Applicant. Applications found to be in contravention of this
requirement will not be accepted.
Note that short listed candidates will be required to bring their original
certificates unlaminated. Candidates who will present forged certificates
shall be handed to the Police for appropriate action. Applicants must also
fulfill the following conditions:
2
i Attach three (3) of their recent passport-size photographs and
copies of their academic and professional certificates and
testimonials.
ii Attach copies of the letter(s) of appointment, confirmation and
promotion in case of serving officers. This includes applicants from
non Public Health Service.
iii In case of Health Workers who are required by law to register with
the relevant Councils, such applicants must be so registered; and
therefore have to attach copies of certificates of registration.
Similarly, all candidates who are required by law to possess
practicing license must attach copies of valid practicing licenses.
iv State clearly their contact physical addresses and telephone
number (s) or the nearest contactable person on the application
forms.

Deadline: 17th April 2012

Health Service Commission Jobs in Uganda- Research Officer

Job Title: Senior Research Officer (CPHL) – (1 Post)
Reference: HRM 72/173/01/HQ
Salary Scale: U3
Reports to: Principal Research Officer
Qualifications: • MBChB. or Bachelor’s Degree in any Medical Field, or Humanities or Biological Sciences
• A Master’s Degree in Medicine, Biological Sciences or Humanities.
• 4 Research publications in peer reviewed journals and at least one publication as the first author.

Experience:
Three (3) years experience in active research.
Other requirements
Excellent communication and interpersonal
skills.

Duties and Responsibilities:
• Writes research proposals, conducts and
implements them.
• Oversees the activities of Research Officers
and mentors them.
• Presents and publishes research findings.
• Performs any other duties as may be assigned
from time to time.



How to Apply:

THE REPUBLIC OF UGANDA
HEALTH SERVICE COMMISSION
VACANCIES
Applications are invited from suitably qualified Candidates to fill the vacant
posts as specified hereunder. The job descriptions, where not indicated, or
any other details, can be obtained from the Health Service Commission
offices located at Workers House, 3rd Floor (Northern Wing), Plot No. 1,
Pilkington Road. Applications should be filled in triplicate on PSC Form 3
(Revised 2008) and submitted to the Secretary, Health Service Commission
P.O. Box 7452, Kampala, to be received not later than April 17th, 2012. Only
shortlisted candidates will be contacted.
The Forms can be obtained from the Health Service Commission Offices,
Ministry of Health Headquarters, Mulago and Butabika National Referral
Hospitals, Regional Referral Hospitals and offices of Chief Administrative
Officers. The form and advert can also be down loaded from the Commission
website; www.hsc.go.ug.

Hand written applications are also acceptable.
It is important to note that all services of the Health Service Commission and
the application forms are free of charge.
In regard to choices, an applicant may apply for a maximum of two (2)
relevant posts which must be filled in two separate sets of application forms
and by labeling the 1st choice as No.1 and the 2nd choice as No. 2.
All applications should bear the title of the post as well as its reference
number and the name of the Institution where it is tenable.
Candidates have been given a choice to directly apply for posts tenable at
Mubende, Kabale and Moroto Regional Referral Hospitals. Candidates so
applying will be specifically shortlisted, interviewed and selected for those
posts. Details of the posts are provided in the relevant table.
For the rest of the Regional Referral Hospitals, an applicant should clearly
indicate two names of preferred Hospitals by stating the 1st choice as No. 1
and the 2nd choice as No.2. These Hospitals are; Arua, Gulu, Lira, Soroti,
Hoima, Fort Portal, Mbarara, Masaka, Jinja and Mbale,
Applicants who are Serving Officers must route their applications through
their Heads of Department, who should be informed of the closing date to
avoid delay. Head of Department refers to the Head of the respective
Institution of the Applicant. Applications found to be in contravention of this
requirement will not be accepted.
Note that short listed candidates will be required to bring their original
certificates unlaminated. Candidates who will present forged certificates
shall be handed to the Police for appropriate action. Applicants must also
fulfill the following conditions:
2
i Attach three (3) of their recent passport-size photographs and
copies of their academic and professional certificates and
testimonials.
ii Attach copies of the letter(s) of appointment, confirmation and
promotion in case of serving officers. This includes applicants from
non Public Health Service.
iii In case of Health Workers who are required by law to register with
the relevant Councils, such applicants must be so registered; and
therefore have to attach copies of certificates of registration.
Similarly, all candidates who are required by law to possess
practicing license must attach copies of valid practicing licenses.
iv State clearly their contact physical addresses and telephone
number (s) or the nearest contactable person on the application
forms.

Deadline: 17th April 2012

Health Service Commission Jobs in Uganda- Medical Officer

Job Title: Principal Medical Officer - (4 Posts)
Reference: HRM 72/173/01/HQ
Salary Scale: U2
Reports to: Assistant Commissioner Health Services

Qualifications: • MBChB. or its equivalent from a recognized
University/Institution.
• Master’s Degree in Public Health or;
MMed. Community Practice or Master’s
Degree in Health Services Management and
Planning from a recognized Institution or;
MMed. in the relevant Specialty such as
Internal Medicine, Obs/Gynae and Paediatrics
plus a relevant post graduate Management qualification.
Experience: Should have relevant working experience of not
less than six (6) years three (3) of which should have been served at Senior Medical Officer level
or its equivalent.
Other requirements:
Should have strong management,communication, and interpersonal skills.

Duties and responsibilities:
• Contributes to Policy and Operational Guidelines development in the Ministry.
• Provides support supervision to Districts, Hospitals and other Hospital facilities.
• Participates in the Ministry’s Quality Assurance Programmes.
• Assesses performance of the subordinate
staff as part of the Result Oriented Management Programme.
• Performs any other duties as may be assigned from time to time.


How to Apply:

THE REPUBLIC OF UGANDA
HEALTH SERVICE COMMISSION
VACANCIES
Applications are invited from suitably qualified Candidates to fill the vacant
posts as specified hereunder. The job descriptions, where not indicated, or
any other details, can be obtained from the Health Service Commission
offices located at Workers House, 3rd Floor (Northern Wing), Plot No. 1,
Pilkington Road. Applications should be filled in triplicate on PSC Form 3
(Revised 2008) and submitted to the Secretary, Health Service Commission
P.O. Box 7452, Kampala, to be received not later than April 17th, 2012. Only
shortlisted candidates will be contacted.
The Forms can be obtained from the Health Service Commission Offices,
Ministry of Health Headquarters, Mulago and Butabika National Referral
Hospitals, Regional Referral Hospitals and offices of Chief Administrative
Officers. The form and advert can also be down loaded from the Commission
website; www.hsc.go.ug.

Hand written applications are also acceptable.
It is important to note that all services of the Health Service Commission and
the application forms are free of charge.
In regard to choices, an applicant may apply for a maximum of two (2)
relevant posts which must be filled in two separate sets of application forms
and by labeling the 1st choice as No.1 and the 2nd choice as No. 2.
All applications should bear the title of the post as well as its reference
number and the name of the Institution where it is tenable.
Candidates have been given a choice to directly apply for posts tenable at
Mubende, Kabale and Moroto Regional Referral Hospitals. Candidates so
applying will be specifically shortlisted, interviewed and selected for those
posts. Details of the posts are provided in the relevant table.
For the rest of the Regional Referral Hospitals, an applicant should clearly
indicate two names of preferred Hospitals by stating the 1st choice as No. 1
and the 2nd choice as No.2. These Hospitals are; Arua, Gulu, Lira, Soroti,
Hoima, Fort Portal, Mbarara, Masaka, Jinja and Mbale,
Applicants who are Serving Officers must route their applications through
their Heads of Department, who should be informed of the closing date to
avoid delay. Head of Department refers to the Head of the respective
Institution of the Applicant. Applications found to be in contravention of this
requirement will not be accepted.
Note that short listed candidates will be required to bring their original
certificates unlaminated. Candidates who will present forged certificates
shall be handed to the Police for appropriate action. Applicants must also
fulfill the following conditions:
2
i Attach three (3) of their recent passport-size photographs and
copies of their academic and professional certificates and
testimonials.
ii Attach copies of the letter(s) of appointment, confirmation and
promotion in case of serving officers. This includes applicants from
non Public Health Service.
iii In case of Health Workers who are required by law to register with
the relevant Councils, such applicants must be so registered; and
therefore have to attach copies of certificates of registration.
Similarly, all candidates who are required by law to possess
practicing license must attach copies of valid practicing licenses.
iv State clearly their contact physical addresses and telephone
number (s) or the nearest contactable person on the application
forms.

Deadline: 17th April 2012

Health Planner Job Vacancy in Uganda

Job Title: Senior Health Planner - (1 Post)
Reference: HRM 72/173/01/HQ
Salary Scale: U3
Reports to: Principal Health Planner

Qualifications: • MBChB. or Bachelor’s Degree in Statistics or Health Financing.
• Must have at least a Diploma in Public Health with a bias in Health Planning.

Experience: Three (3) years working experience in the
relevant field.


Duties and Responsibilities:
• Assists the Principal Health Planner to support the planning function of the Ministry.
• Participates in Health Policy development, implementation, monitoring & evaluation.
• Supports development and harmonization of sector plans and policies.
• Performs any other duties as may be assigned from time to time.



How to Apply:

THE REPUBLIC OF UGANDA
HEALTH SERVICE COMMISSION
VACANCIES
Applications are invited from suitably qualified Candidates to fill the vacant
posts as specified hereunder. The job descriptions, where not indicated, or
any other details, can be obtained from the Health Service Commission
offices located at Workers House, 3rd Floor (Northern Wing), Plot No. 1,
Pilkington Road. Applications should be filled in triplicate on PSC Form 3
(Revised 2008) and submitted to the Secretary, Health Service Commission
P.O. Box 7452, Kampala, to be received not later than April 17th, 2012. Only
shortlisted candidates will be contacted.
The Forms can be obtained from the Health Service Commission Offices,
Ministry of Health Headquarters, Mulago and Butabika National Referral
Hospitals, Regional Referral Hospitals and offices of Chief Administrative
Officers. The form and advert can also be down loaded from the Commission
website; www.hsc.go.ug.

Hand written applications are also acceptable.
It is important to note that all services of the Health Service Commission and
the application forms are free of charge.
In regard to choices, an applicant may apply for a maximum of two (2)
relevant posts which must be filled in two separate sets of application forms
and by labeling the 1st choice as No.1 and the 2nd choice as No. 2.
All applications should bear the title of the post as well as its reference
number and the name of the Institution where it is tenable.
Candidates have been given a choice to directly apply for posts tenable at
Mubende, Kabale and Moroto Regional Referral Hospitals. Candidates so
applying will be specifically shortlisted, interviewed and selected for those
posts. Details of the posts are provided in the relevant table.
For the rest of the Regional Referral Hospitals, an applicant should clearly
indicate two names of preferred Hospitals by stating the 1st choice as No. 1
and the 2nd choice as No.2. These Hospitals are; Arua, Gulu, Lira, Soroti,
Hoima, Fort Portal, Mbarara, Masaka, Jinja and Mbale,
Applicants who are Serving Officers must route their applications through
their Heads of Department, who should be informed of the closing date to
avoid delay. Head of Department refers to the Head of the respective
Institution of the Applicant. Applications found to be in contravention of this
requirement will not be accepted.
Note that short listed candidates will be required to bring their original
certificates unlaminated. Candidates who will present forged certificates
shall be handed to the Police for appropriate action. Applicants must also
fulfill the following conditions:
2
i Attach three (3) of their recent passport-size photographs and
copies of their academic and professional certificates and
testimonials.
ii Attach copies of the letter(s) of appointment, confirmation and
promotion in case of serving officers. This includes applicants from
non Public Health Service.
iii In case of Health Workers who are required by law to register with
the relevant Councils, such applicants must be so registered; and
therefore have to attach copies of certificates of registration.
Similarly, all candidates who are required by law to possess
practicing license must attach copies of valid practicing licenses.
iv State clearly their contact physical addresses and telephone
number (s) or the nearest contactable person on the application
forms.

Deadline: 17th April 2012

Nursing Officer Job Vacancy at Health Service Commission in Uganda

Job Title: Principal Nursing Officer – (1 Post)
Reference: HRM 72/173/01/HQ
Salary Scale: U3
Reports to: Assistant Commissioner Health Services
(Nursing)

Qualifications: • Must be double-trained at registered level or its equivalent from a recognized Institution.
• Should have a Diploma in Nursing Administration or Public Administration and
Management or Tutorship or any other relevant management field equivalent.

Experience: Must have served for at least six (6) years as a
Nurse or a Midwife, three (3) of which should be
at Senior Nursing Officer level.


Duties and responsibilities
• Assists in tracking of Human Resource for Health (Nurses and Midwives).
• Participates in the implementation of the Health Sector Strategic and Investment Plan.
• Assists Nursing and Midwifery Health Training Institutions to plan activities in line with National Health priorities.
• Provides technical support to Districts and PNFP Hospitals on matters relating to nursing services delivery and development,
• Monitors and evaluates Training Programmes for Nursing Officers.
• Initiates and participates in research activities.
• Ensures that staff adhere to Relevant Code of Conduct and Ethics.
• Performs any other duties as may be assigned from time to time.


How to Apply:

THE REPUBLIC OF UGANDA
HEALTH SERVICE COMMISSION
VACANCIES
Applications are invited from suitably qualified Candidates to fill the vacant
posts as specified hereunder. The job descriptions, where not indicated, or
any other details, can be obtained from the Health Service Commission
offices located at Workers House, 3rd Floor (Northern Wing), Plot No. 1,
Pilkington Road. Applications should be filled in triplicate on PSC Form 3
(Revised 2008) and submitted to the Secretary, Health Service Commission
P.O. Box 7452, Kampala, to be received not later than April 17th, 2012. Only
shortlisted candidates will be contacted.
The Forms can be obtained from the Health Service Commission Offices,
Ministry of Health Headquarters, Mulago and Butabika National Referral
Hospitals, Regional Referral Hospitals and offices of Chief Administrative
Officers. The form and advert can also be down loaded from the Commission
website; www.hsc.go.ug.

Hand written applications are also acceptable.
It is important to note that all services of the Health Service Commission and
the application forms are free of charge.
In regard to choices, an applicant may apply for a maximum of two (2)
relevant posts which must be filled in two separate sets of application forms
and by labeling the 1st choice as No.1 and the 2nd choice as No. 2.
All applications should bear the title of the post as well as its reference
number and the name of the Institution where it is tenable.
Candidates have been given a choice to directly apply for posts tenable at
Mubende, Kabale and Moroto Regional Referral Hospitals. Candidates so
applying will be specifically shortlisted, interviewed and selected for those
posts. Details of the posts are provided in the relevant table.
For the rest of the Regional Referral Hospitals, an applicant should clearly
indicate two names of preferred Hospitals by stating the 1st choice as No. 1
and the 2nd choice as No.2. These Hospitals are; Arua, Gulu, Lira, Soroti,
Hoima, Fort Portal, Mbarara, Masaka, Jinja and Mbale,
Applicants who are Serving Officers must route their applications through
their Heads of Department, who should be informed of the closing date to
avoid delay. Head of Department refers to the Head of the respective
Institution of the Applicant. Applications found to be in contravention of this
requirement will not be accepted.
Note that short listed candidates will be required to bring their original
certificates unlaminated. Candidates who will present forged certificates
shall be handed to the Police for appropriate action. Applicants must also
fulfill the following conditions:
2
i Attach three (3) of their recent passport-size photographs and
copies of their academic and professional certificates and
testimonials.
ii Attach copies of the letter(s) of appointment, confirmation and
promotion in case of serving officers. This includes applicants from
non Public Health Service.
iii In case of Health Workers who are required by law to register with
the relevant Councils, such applicants must be so registered; and
therefore have to attach copies of certificates of registration.
Similarly, all candidates who are required by law to possess
practicing license must attach copies of valid practicing licenses.
iv State clearly their contact physical addresses and telephone
number (s) or the nearest contactable person on the application
forms.

Deadline: 17th April 2012

Health Service Commission Jobs in Uganda

Job Title:Epidemiologist – (1 Post)
Reference: HRM 72/173/01/HQ
Salary Scale: U4
Reports to: Senior Epidemiologist


Qualifications:
MBChB. or its equivalent from a recognized
University/Institution.


Duties and Responsibilities:
• Conducts risk and vulnerability assessment of disease emergencies including
epidemiological mapping of epidemic prone diseases and disasters.
• Provides feedback on epidemic prone diseases and disasters.

• Participates in epidemic and disaster
investigations.
• Assists the Senior Epidemiologist in the
management of the operations of the HMIS.
• Provides support supervision to District Staff.
• Compiles periodic Epidemiological reports
and submits to Senior Epidemiologist.
• Performs any other duties as may be assigned
from time to time,

How to Apply:

THE REPUBLIC OF UGANDA
HEALTH SERVICE COMMISSION
VACANCIES
Applications are invited from suitably qualified Candidates to fill the vacant
posts as specified hereunder. The job descriptions, where not indicated, or
any other details, can be obtained from the Health Service Commission
offices located at Workers House, 3rd Floor (Northern Wing), Plot No. 1,
Pilkington Road. Applications should be filled in triplicate on PSC Form 3
(Revised 2008) and submitted to the Secretary, Health Service Commission
P.O. Box 7452, Kampala, to be received not later than April 17th, 2012. Only
shortlisted candidates will be contacted.
The Forms can be obtained from the Health Service Commission Offices,
Ministry of Health Headquarters, Mulago and Butabika National Referral
Hospitals, Regional Referral Hospitals and offices of Chief Administrative
Officers. The form and advert can also be down loaded from the Commission
website; www.hsc.go.ug.

Hand written applications are also acceptable.
It is important to note that all services of the Health Service Commission and
the application forms are free of charge.
In regard to choices, an applicant may apply for a maximum of two (2)
relevant posts which must be filled in two separate sets of application forms
and by labeling the 1st choice as No.1 and the 2nd choice as No. 2.
All applications should bear the title of the post as well as its reference
number and the name of the Institution where it is tenable.
Candidates have been given a choice to directly apply for posts tenable at
Mubende, Kabale and Moroto Regional Referral Hospitals. Candidates so
applying will be specifically shortlisted, interviewed and selected for those
posts. Details of the posts are provided in the relevant table.
For the rest of the Regional Referral Hospitals, an applicant should clearly
indicate two names of preferred Hospitals by stating the 1st choice as No. 1
and the 2nd choice as No.2. These Hospitals are; Arua, Gulu, Lira, Soroti,
Hoima, Fort Portal, Mbarara, Masaka, Jinja and Mbale,
Applicants who are Serving Officers must route their applications through
their Heads of Department, who should be informed of the closing date to
avoid delay. Head of Department refers to the Head of the respective
Institution of the Applicant. Applications found to be in contravention of this
requirement will not be accepted.
Note that short listed candidates will be required to bring their original
certificates unlaminated. Candidates who will present forged certificates
shall be handed to the Police for appropriate action. Applicants must also
fulfill the following conditions:
2
i Attach three (3) of their recent passport-size photographs and
copies of their academic and professional certificates and
testimonials.
ii Attach copies of the letter(s) of appointment, confirmation and
promotion in case of serving officers. This includes applicants from
non Public Health Service.
iii In case of Health Workers who are required by law to register with
the relevant Councils, such applicants must be so registered; and
therefore have to attach copies of certificates of registration.
Similarly, all candidates who are required by law to possess
practicing license must attach copies of valid practicing licenses.
iv State clearly their contact physical addresses and telephone
number (s) or the nearest contactable person on the application
forms.

Deadline:17th April 2012

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