Post: Principal Education Officer – Health Tutor Education

Ref: HRM 48/185/01 Vol. 83 (9)

Salary Scale: U2

No. of Vacancies: 1

Reports to: Assistant Commissioner, TIET

Duties and Responsibilities

• Assists in the leadership and management of the division and in the overall implementation of the policy initiatives, programmes, and strategies in respect of Health Tutor Education.

• Participates in designing, developing and regularly reviewing Health Tutor Education Curriculum and Assessment in liaison with UNMEB AND UBTEB and other stakeholders.

• Collects data to up – date the data bank and the information management and communication system about the Health Tutor colleges, their staffing levels, student enrolment, infrastructure development etc. in line with the EMIS procedures.

• Prepares and submits monthly, Quarterly and annual reports.

• Carries out any other duties as may be assigned by the relevant authority.

Qualifications and Experience

• A Bachelor’s Degree in a Medical Education from a recognized University/Institution.

• Must be registered with the relevant Medical or Health Professional Council.

• A Post Graduate Diploma in Health Tutors Training.

• A minimum of six (6) years’ work experience, three (3) of which must have been at the level of Senior Level in a relevant health field

Application process

Applications should be submitted in triplicate on Education Service Commission form 3 (1998) to the Secretary, Education Service Commission, P.O.BOX 7196, Kampala not later than 19th, February 2021.

The BC Form 3 (1998) is obtainable from the Ministry of Education and Sports Headquarters or District Service Commission offices & the Commission Website:

Applications should bear the title of the post as well as the reference number
specified against the vacancy. Applicants should attach copies of Academic Certificates and Transcripts plus three recent passport size photographs. Serving Officers should attach copies of appointment, confirmation letters and recent pay slips.

Qualifications from only recognized institutions will be considered.

Serving Public officers MUST route their applications through their Heads of Institutions/Departments, who should be advised of the closing date to avoid delays.

Applications that are not properly routed will not be considered.

For all posts, qualified women and persons with disability are encouraged to apply.

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