Careers

 

VICTORIA UNIVERSITY, FACULTY OF HEALTH SCIENCES

 Victoria University is a vibrant, successful and growing institution with a distinctive identity and a strong sense of mission and purpose.

The University Council invites applications from qualifed individuals seeking to take up these opportunities.

JOB OPPORTUNITY

POSITION : Head of Department (Fulltime), Midwifery Sciences (1 Position)

Qualifications

                          • A PhD or Advanced MSc. in Midwifery
                          • Experience of teaching in higher education settings
                          • Documented Research track record
                          • Experience of Academic management 

Main duties

                          • Academic management at departmental level
                          • Undertake academic administrative activities assigned by the Dean
                          • Lead and Participate in Lecturing
                          • Lead and Participate in curriculum development and revisions
                          • Lead and Participate in Research activities including proposal development, field research and publications
                          • Capacity building and mentorship of Junior staff
                          • Supervision of students

 

POSITION : Lecturer (Fulltime), Midwifery Sciences (2 Positions)

Qualifications

                          • Master degree in Midwifery or related clinical area
                          • Experience of teaching in higher education settings
                          • At least 2 years’ experience of practice in Midwifery

Main duties

                          •  Participate in Lecturing (50% of workload)
                          •  Participate in curriculum development and revisions
                          •  Participate in faculty research activities including proposal
                          •  development, field research and publications
                          •  Supervision of students
                          •  Undertake academic administrative activities assigned by the Dean
                          •  Other duties assigned by the Dean

POSITION : Skills laboratory a ttendant (Fulltime), (1 Position )

Qualifications

                          •  Bachelors’ degree in Nursing/Midwifery or related clinical area
                          •  Experience of working in a laboratory setting
                          •  At least 1 years’ experience of practice in Nursing/Midwifery

Main duties

                          •  Attend to the skills laboratory daily
                          •  Participate in students’ skills training at request of students during visitation hours
                          •  Partake in programmed/timetabled laboratory session at advice of instructor
                          •  Supervision of students
                          •  Make inventory of and monitor existing equipment
                          •  Make inventory for equipment replacement/renewal/purchase
                          •  Other duties assigned by the Dean

 

TO APPLY:

Email all your CV with covering letter and relevant documents to Assoc. Prof. Stephen Lawoko at  

info@vu.ac.ug no later than 27th July, 2018!