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Technical Director, Integrated Health Service Delivery – Uganda Health Activity

Corus International

This is a Full-time position in Uganda posted January 10, 2022.

Technical Director, Integrated Health Service Delivery – Uganda Health Activity Jobs in Corus International Uganda vacancies in Uganda at Corus Internationa

# Job Description

In anticipation of a new multi-year, multi-sectoral USAID-funded “Uganda
Health Activity”, IMA World Health/Corus International is seeking a Technical
Director, Integrated Health Service Delivery IHSD.>
Corus International is a family of organizations which believes that those who
were born into impossible circumstances deserve the opportunity for a better
life. Corus was formed through the strategic merger of IMA World Health
operating as a public health organization since 1960, and Lutheran World
Relief operating as a livelihoods organization since 1945, and today
includes the smaller entities of Charlie Goldsmith Associates, Ground Up
Investing, and Farmers Market Coffee. Corus International works in over 20
countries in Africa, the Middle East, and Latin America, with a primary focus
on health, livelihoods, and emergency response.
The Uganda Health Activity UHA aims to increase access to, and use of
quality healthcare services, and to improve the performance of the health
system at subnational levels in priority districts. Intended high-level
results include: 1 improved access to and use of quality health services in
maternal, newborn, and child health MNCH, family planning FP, reproductive
health RH, nutrition, water-sanitation-hygiene WASH, and infection
prevention and control IPC at the facility and community levels; 2 enhanced
local ownership and leadership for sustainable health outcomes; and 3
strengthened health system resilience at the regional, district, and
community-levels. UHA also will strengthen the capacity of local PEPFAR
implementing partners IPs to lead and sustain the epidemic response as part
of sustainability efforts.
The Technical Director, IHSD will be responsible for technical oversight of
integrated health service delivery and TA activities for MNCH, FP/RH,
nutrition, and WASH at the facility and community level. The Technical
Director, IHSD reports directly to the COP and works in tandem with the
Technical Director, HIV/AIDS and HSS. This position will take a leadership
role in ensuring UHA meets stated integrated health service delivery goals,
quality standards, and reporting requirements. The Technical Director, IHSD
also will coordinate among USAID, donors, other health IPs, and numerous GoU
institutions and representatives, particularly at the regional and district
level, for integrated health service delivery activities. The proposed
candidate must fulfill the position requirements detailed below.
Actual hiring is contingent upon successful agreement award and USAID
approval. Nationals of Uganda are strongly encouraged to apply.

Qualifications, Experience, and Skills
Required:
• Master’s degree or other advanced degree PhD, MD in a relevant field, such
as medicine, public health, or social sciences
• At least seven years of experience in managing and/or implementing
integrated health service delivery or technical assistance programming
addressing MNCH, FP/RH, nutrition, and WASH in a similar context, with at
least three of those years working in Uganda as a senior advisor or staff
member
• Experience and expertise in evidence-based facility- or community-based
MNCH, FP/RH, nutrition, and/or WASH service delivery approaches
• Ability to interact effectively and collaboratively with a broad range of
public and private sector counterparts, donors, and other key stakeholders
• Experience supervising technical staff in the implementation of integrated
health programming
• Excellent interpersonal, writing, and English language oral presentation
skills
Desired:
• Clinical qualification MD, clinical officer, nurse, midwife, or other
cadres
• Previous experience working on USG-funded health programming in Uganda
• Experience designing or implementing gender- and/or youth-sensitive health
programming
• Expertise in strengthening quality of care and/or QI for MNCH, FP,
nutrition, or WASH
LWR/Corus International is an equal opportunity employer EOE. As such, Corus
makes employment decisions and provides equal employment opportunity without
regard to an applicant’s or employee’s race, religion, color, sex including
pregnancy, sexual orientation, or gender identity, national origin, age,
disability, veteran status, or any other basis protected by federal, state,
and local laws. If you need a reasonable accommodation in the application or
hiring process, please notify Corus’s Human Resources department.

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**Closing Date** : 20th Jan. 2022

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