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Nursing Jobs In Uganda 2017 – 2 Diploma Registered Nurses at CoRSU

Job Title: Registered Nurse– 2 positions (Nursing Jobs In Uganda 2017)

Reports to: Head of Nursing

About us:

Nursing Jobs In Uganda 2017: Comprehensive Rehabilitation Services in Uganda (for people with disability) was established in 2006 as a private non-profit, non-governmental organization and is supported by Christian Blind Mission (CBM).

Nursing Jobs In Uganda 2017: CoRSU Rehabilitation Hospital and Rehabilitation Centre on Entebbe Road provides Orthopaedic Surgery, Plastic Surgery and Rehabilitation, mainly for children with disability.

Objective of the position:

Nursing Jobs In Uganda 2017: To provide individualized patient care to diversity of patients to make significant difference in the lives of patients and their families.

Duties and Responsibilities

  • Carry out cleaning and disinfection of the theatre daily.
  • Lay the operating rooms ready to receive patients.
  • Prepare instrument trolleys before surgery.
  • Pick drugs and consumables from the store administrator for distribution in the operating rooms.
  • Receive patients from the ward at the transfer bay and cross check using a surgical check list.
  • Administer drugs / insert intravenous cannula when prescribed.
  • Keep with the patient until patient is ready for surgery.
  • Assist the surgeon during the operation.
  • Act as a circulating nurse during operation.
  • Disinfect, wash and send the instruments to the sterilization room.
  • Prepare theatre for the next patient
  • Monitor patients’ vitals regularly and as per doctors’ instructions; and keep proper records until patient is stable
  • Document patient care methodically to enable continuity of care.
  • Identify patient care requirements by establishing rapport with the patient as well as his relatives.
  • Uphold patients’ dignity and confidentiality in all patient care operations.
  • Maintain cooperative relationship among health care teams by communicating information, responding to requests and participating in problem-solving methods.
  • To protect patients and employees by adhering to infection control policies and protocols.(universal precautions)
  • Must always report any fault, break down of equipment to the supervisor as soon as possible.
  • Respond to any other duties assigned by immediate supervisor.

Qualification, Skills & Experience:

  • Registered Nurse preferably with a Diploma in Nursing
  • Certificate in First Aid
  • Registered with the Uganda Nurses and Midwives Council (UNMC)
  • 1 – 2 years’ experience.
  • Good communication skills.
  • Conduct self professionally at all times.

How to Apply: 

Capable People with Disabilities (PWDs) are encouraged to apply.

NB: Qualified persons should submit their applications (detailed CV with covering letter plus copies of Academic Qualifications) to The

Head of Human Resources, CoRSU Hospital P.O. 46 Kisubi or email to [email protected]. Note that only shortlisted candidates will be notified for interviews.

The closing date: 3rd March, 2017.

Nursing Jobs In Uganda 2017 – 2 Diploma Registered Nurses at CoRSU

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