Psychiatric Clinic Officer job at C.O.U Bwindi Community Hospital

Vacancy title:
Psychiatric Clinic Officer

[ Type: FULL TIME , Industry: Health Care , Category: Admin & Office ]

Jobs at:

C.O.U Bwindi Community Hospital

Deadline of this Job:
11 December 2021  

Duty Station:
Within Uganda , Kampala , East Africa

Date Posted: Monday, December 06, 2021 , Base Salary: Not Disclosed

Psychiatric Clinic Officer (01) - One-year contract /appointment (renewable depending on availability of funds from the partner) and subject to three (3) months’ probation period.
Job Purpose:
To diagnose, treat, manage and refer patients with mental illness in the hospital and community

Key Outputs
1) Plans and budgets for psychiatric clinical activities carried out.
2) Patients diagnosed and treated and referred.
3) Requisition for medicine made.
4) Community sensitization activities carried out.
5) Allocated resources accounted for.
6) Reports compiled and submitted.

Key Functions
1) Planning and budgeting for Psychiatric Clinical activities in the hospital
2) Diagnosing and treating and referring patients with mental illness.
3) Participating in community sensitization about mental health
4) Participating in research activities.
5) Participating in continuous professional development.
6) Adhering to the Code of Conduct and Ethics.
7) Accounting for allocated resources.
8) Participating in Continuous Professional Development.
9) Compiling and submitting reports.

Person Specifications:
1) Must have a Diploma in Mental Health from a recognized Institution
2) Must be registered with the Allied Health Professionals Council and a valid practicing License.
3) Demonstrated computer and customer care skills.
4) Report writing and effective communication skills.
5) Ability to uphold hospital and college values

Education Requirement: No Requirements

Job Experience: No Requirements

Work Hours: 8

Job application procedure
Applications with an updated CV addressed to the “Human Resource Manager,” Bwindi Community Hospital, P.O. Box 58 Kanungu” should be submitted ELECTRONICALLY as ONE ATTACHMENT only in portable documents format (pdf) indicating the name and position applied for in the subject line to email address  and copied to  not later than 11/12/ 2021 at 5:00PM

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Job Info
Job Category: Administrative jobs in Uganda
Job Type: Full-time
Deadline of this Job: 11 December 2021
Duty Station: Kampala
Posted: 06-12-2021
No of Jobs: 1
Start Publishing: 06-12-2021
Stop Publishing (Put date of 2030): 06-12-2065
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