Position: Community-Based Inclusive Development (CBID) Social Worker
(1) – VVF Project

Department: Program Management Office

Reports to: (CBID) Social Work Team Leader

Overall Job Purpose:

To promote the delivery of efficient and Social Services that enhances quality of life for persons with disabilities and particularly children through Rehabilitation, Disability Awareness, Social Inclusion, Child Safeguarding and Provision of Social Support
services to Patients and Caregivers.

He/she should be fluent in Langi-Luo language so as to ensure better interpretation and communication of services to the patients that receive rehabilitation and social interventions, provide mentorship to Social Work Volunteers, Caregivers and engages into rural community mobilization work.

Detailed Roles and responsibilities (refer to the JD on CoRSU website)

Academic/Professional qualifications, work experience, knowledge & skills

 University Degree in Disability studies, Community Based Rehabilitation, Social work/Social Science, and Community Development Studies or its equivalent. Recognised training in Community Rehabilitation, Advocacy, leadership and mobilisation skills is added advantage.

 Good computer skills (MS Word, Excel and Power point)

 3years Experience in Disability, Community Based Rehabilitation and Community development work.

 Experience in Disability management, Advocacy work, Community Based Rehabilitation work and familiar with rehabilitation in Uganda.

 Excellent communication, presentation social, reporting and Training Skills. Knowledge of English, Langi-Luo language among others

How to apply

Qualified persons should submit their applications (detailed CV with covering letter specifying the project or program of interest) and copies of academic qualifications to The Head of Human Resources, CoRSU Hospital
P. O. 46 Kisubi

or email to recruitment@corsuhospital.org;

 Clearly indicate the position you are applying for in the email/application subject and all attachments should be in one pdf file.

 Note that only shortlisted candidates will be notified for interviews.

 The closing date for receiving applications is Monday 22nd Feb,2021.

 Qualified persons with Disabilities (PWDs) and CoRSU employees that would like to take up any of these positions and that meet the job specifications are encouraged to apply.