6 Nurse NGO Jobs Uganda- Benedictine Eye Hospital (BEH)


Job Title:  Nurses (6 Jobs) – Enrolled Nurses (4) and Registered Nurses (2)

Organisation: Benedictine Eye Hospital (BEH)

Duty Station: Uganda

Reports to: Senior Nursing Officer

About BEH:

Benedictine Eye Hospital (BEH) is a Specialised Private Not-For-Profit Hospital of the Benedictine Fathers of Uganda offering high quality Eye Care Services and Comprehensive Community Based Rehabilitation services to persons with disabilities.

Key Duties and Responsibilities: 

  • Provide nursing care to all patients of BEH.
  • Ensure that the ward/ health unit activities are organized and well managed.
  • Carrying out Pre and Post-operative nursing care.
  • Carry out TRIAGE to emergency cases before patients see Doctor/Clinician.
  • Prepare and assist Doctors/Clinicians during ward rounds.
  • Work in liaison with other nurses (Sharing experiences and knowledge)
  • Handle the three shifts day, evening and night duties on rotational basis.
  • Give health education on prevention of blindness and perform mobile eye clinics in villages.
  • Examine and treat common eye diseases.
  • In charge of dispensing reading glasses and diagnosis refractive errors and refer them to a refractions.
  • Participate in research.
  • Perform any other duties as may be assigned by management.

Qualifications, Skills and Experience: 

  • The applicants for the Nurse jobs should hold at least three years of practical work experience after school.
  • Good report writing and proper handover skills.
  • Must be registered by the Nursing council and has current practicing licence.
  • The Nurse should be a caring, responsible nature and the ability to provide the highest quality of care and customer service.
  • Excellent interpersonal and communication skills.
  • Demonstrated ability to multi-task, work quickly and proficiently, be organized and thorough and follow instructions.
  • Registered nurses should in addition to the above, be competent in administrative and supervisory skills.
  • Adherence to professional code of conduct and ethics
  • Computer literacy and counseling skills will be an added advantage.
  • Age: 24-35 years

How to Apply: 

All suitably qualified and interested persons should send hard copies of their application letters, CVs with three professional referees, academic credentials and salary expectations addressed to the:

Human Resource Manager,

Benedictine Eye Hospital Tororo,

P.O. Box 923 Tororo. Uganda

Email: [email protected]

Deadline: Friday 25th March, 2016