4 Nurses Job at Bank of Uganda

at Bank of Uganda
Location Kampala, Uganda
Date Posted November 21, 2020
Category Health Jobs in Uganda
Job Type Full-time

Description

Deadline of this Job:
04 December 2020

Duty Station:
Within Uganda , Kampala , East Africa

JOB DETAILS:
Applications are invited from qualified Ugandans to fill the following position in the Medical Department, Bank of Uganda;
JOB TITLE: 4 Nurses
JOB REFERENCE: MD6.04
RANK: MSUPII
REPORTS TO: HEAD PUBLIC HEALTH DIVISION
JOB PURPOSE:
Contribute to the smooth flow of patients for treatment under a clean and safe environment .

DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITES:
• Preparation of work area for the days works e.g. dusting.
• Sterilizing of equipment to be used.
• Receive patients and guide them through their respective treatment.
• To ensure all patients are attended to in a timely manner.
• Monitor and keep stock of drugs used in the treatment room.
• Administer the prescribed medicines and nursing procedures e.g. oral drugs, injections, dressing, putting up drips, etc.
• Preparation and assisting doctors with minor operations that are carried out e.g. incision and drainage.
• Taking and recording vital signs/observation of patients admitted for close monitoring.
• Accompanying very sick patients to hospitals for admission.
• Supporting ambulance cases where possible.
• Carryout home and hospital visits where as needed.
• Giving health education to patients as need may arise. E.g. counselling
• Participate in stock taking as may be required.
• Identify and report risk incidents in their section.
• Any other duties as may be assigned by the supervisor

MAIN OUTPUTS:
• All necessary patient particulars prepared for the Doctors.
• All prescribed treatments are given and properly administered.
• Maintenance of a clean and safe working environment
• Reports on patients visited.

QUALIFICATIONS:
• Mandatory: A Diploma in Nursing or Midwifery (with a Distinction or Credit) from a recognized institution.
• Uganda Nurses and Midwives Council Registration

EXPERIENCE:
• A minimum working experience of 3 years in a busy hospital or clinic.
AGE: A minimum of 30 years and maximum of 45 years as at the date of the close of the advertisement. Candidates should have been born on or after 4th December 1975 but not later than 4th December 1990.

COMPETENCIES:
Technical Competencies
• Counselling skills
• Computer knowledge
Behavioral Competencies
• Good Interpersonal skills
• Good Communication skills

Work Hours: 8

Job application procedure
Salary and Benefits for these positions are generous and attractive.
All applications should be forwarded electronically using the iRecruitment link on the BOU website ( https://www.bou.or.ug/bou/bouwebsite/Careers/Available-Vacancies/ ) A User guide labelled Bank of Uganda l-Recruitment Instructions is available on the BOU website.
Please take note of the following;
• Management reserves the right to terminate applicants found with concealed or falsified information and academic credentials.
• Candidates MUST use the standard BoU Curriculum Vitae format as their Curriculum Vitae format. Candidates that use a Curriculum Vitae Format other than the mentioned BoU Curriculum Vitae format shall be disqualified. The Curriculum vitae: should contain names of 3(three) referees and their contacts.
• Candidates MUST attach scanned certified copies of academic credentials and professional training certificates.
The maximum size of attachments in the online application is 500Kb.
Multiple documents of sizes smaller than 500Kb can be attached.
To reach NOT later than Friday 4th December 2020.