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Vaccinator

The International Rescue Committee (IRC)

This is a Full-time position in Arua posted January 12, 2022.

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# Job Description

Founded in 1933, the International Rescue Committee www.rescue.org is a
world leader in relief, rehabilitation and post-conflict development services
for those uprooted or affected by violent conflict and oppression. The IRC is
currently working in over 40 countries around the world, addressing both the
immediate and lifesaving needs of conflict affected people in emergencies and
the reconstruction needs of post-conflict societies.

The IRC began programming in northern Uganda in 1998 in response to mass
displacement and devastation wrought by rebel group, the Lord’s Resistance
Army. In 2002, the IRC expanded to the remote, conflict-affected region of
Karamoja and in 2011, began working with refugees in Kampala. Monitoring the
influx of South Sudanese refugees at the end of 2015, the IRC began scaling up
its response to refugees arriving in the West Nile region. By promoting
durable solutions that deliver on the interdependent aims of saving lives,
strengthening institutions, and supporting social cohesion, the IRC in Uganda
is laying the building blocks for long-term stability and development
–bringing people from harm to home. The IRC currently works in 9 districts in
Uganda, including Kitgum, Lamwo, Kyegegwa, Moroto, Amudat, Yumbe, Arua, Kasese
and Kampala.

Scope Work

The Vaccinator will be responsible for participating in the vaccination
program. To ensure there is an adequate supply of vaccines each day prior to
program. To work with the community to ensure maximum possible impact and
integration of the project activities. In the event of a major humanitarian
emergency, the role holder will be expected to work outside the normal role
profile and be able to vary working hours accordingly.

Roles and Responsibilities

• Ensure there is an adequate supply of vaccines each day prior to program.
•Work with the community to ensure maximum possible impact and integration of
the project activities.
•In the event of a major humanitarian emergency, the role holder will be
expected to work outside the normal role profile and be able to vary working
hours accordingly.
•Ordering of vaccines and supplies.
•Maintain cold chain.
•Conduct growth monitoring and health promotion activities.
•Link children to other programs.
•Conduct health education for beneficiaries.
•Provide regular report on EPI activities.
•Provide information to clients to reduce their vulnerability to diseases and
infections.
•Participate in community engagements such as integrated outreaches and
community dialogues when called upon.
•Ensure adherence to good practices of infection prevention and control at
work.
•Undertake any other duties that may be assigned to you by your supervisors.

Qualifications

• Certificate in Nursing or midwifery.
•Should be registered with relevant professional body and must have a valid
practicing license.
•At least one year working experience in Primary Health Care settings.
•Experience in planning, organizing and coordinating health activities.
•Experience in Information management.
•Counselling skills.
•Communication skills.
•Clinical skills.
•Interpersonal skills.
•Team building skills.

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URL:: Link to Apply

[ **Submit your CV and Application on Company Website : Click Here**
]https://rescue.csod.com/ux/ats/careersite/1/home/requisition/23656?c=rescue

**Closing Date** : 23rd Jan. 2022

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