We are Hiring: Call for Applications – CLOSED

UWONET is searching for a Legal Officer/District GBV Coordinator, a Social Worker and an Administrative Assistant to support the GBV Prevention and response programme in Busoga Sub Region. Please find below and attached the details of the vacancies:

Deadline – 6th January 2014

Application and CV including three references with contact details and copies of academic and professional testimonialsby email to: info@uwonet.or.ug or uwonet1@gmail.com . Addressed to:

The Executive Director,
Plot 198, Old Kira Road Ntinda
P. O. Box 27991,
KAMPALA

Any inquiries should be submitted through the email addresses listed above. Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted for interviews. The successful candidate should be able to start immediately.

The Job:
Job title: 1 Legal Office/ GBV shelter Coordinator

Country: Uganda – Duty station – Namutumba district – Busoga Region.

Under the supervision of the Executive Director, the position will perform the following functions:

•        Coordinate and Network with relevant stakeholders and provide overall management to running the GBV shelter at the district
•        Documentation of all activities under the programme, successes, best practices, lessons learnt, challenges and recommendations
•        Provide appropriate legal counseling and representation of GBV survivors and children in Courts of Law

•        Effective and efficient programme implementation as per work plans and expected outputs and outcomes
•      Any other duties as assigned by the supervisor from time to time.

 

Education: A minimum of a Bachelor’s Degree in Law and a post graduate diploma in legal practice, and must be an enrolled advocate of High Court. A Master’s degree is an added advantage.

Skills and competencies
•        Computer literacy is a must with strong knowledge of OUTLOOK, EXCEL and WORD
•        Ideal candidate should have a keen awareness and a good knowledge of working with a communities.
•        Strong team building skills
•        Experience in planning and implementing project activities
•         Excellent report writing and documentation skills
•        Ability to confront and discuss sensitive issues with respect and confidentiality

•        Knowledge of basic Monitoring and Evaluation.

•         Ideal candidate should be people centered with good communication and Networking Skills.

•        Diplomacy and assertiveness

•        Ability to work under minimum supervision
•        Experience in project management in a women’s rights NGO setting is an added advantage.

Experience

No less than three years job experience in a related field, preferably in the Development/ NGO sector.

Languages

Proficiency in English.  Knowledge of Luganda and/Lusoga  is an added advantage


Deadline- 6th January 2014

Applications and necessary documents by email to: info@uwonet.or.ug or uwonet1@gmail.com

Only selected candidates will be contacted for interviews.

The successful candidate should be able to start immediately.

Any inquiries should be submitted through the email addresses listed above.

The Job:
Job title: 1 Legal Office/ GBV shelter Coordinator

Country: Uganda – Duty station – Kamuli district – Busoga Region.

Under the supervision of the Executive Director, the position will perform the following functions:

•        Coordinate and Network with relevant stakeholders and provide overall management to running the GBV shelter at the district
•        Documentation of all activities under the programme, successes, best practices, lessons learnt, challenges and recommendations
•        Provide appropriate legal counseling and representation of GBV survivors and children in Courts of Law

•        Effective and efficient programme implementation as per work plans and expected outputs and outcomes
•      Any other duties as assigned by the supervisor from time to time.

 

Education: A minimum of a Bachelor’s Degree in Law, A post graduate diploma in legal practice, and must be an enrolled advocate of High Court. A Master’s degree is an added advantage.

Skills and competencies
•        Computer literacy is a must with strong knowledge of OUTLOOK, EXCEL and WORD
•        Ideal candidate should have a keen awareness and a good knowledge of working with a communities.
•        Strong team building skills
•        Experience in planning and implementing project activities
•         Excellent report writing and documentation skills
•        Ability to confront and discuss sensitive issues with respect and confidentiality

•        Knowledge of basic Monitoring and Evaluation.

•         Ideal candidate should be people centered with good communication and Networking Skills.

•        Diplomacy and assertiveness

        Ability to work under minimum supervision
•        Experience in project management in a women’s rights NGO setting is an added advantage.

Experience

No less than three years job experience in a related field, preferably in the Development/ NGO sector.

Languages

Proficiency in English.  Knowledge of Luganda and/Lusoga  is an added advantage


Deadline- 6th January 2014


Applications and necessary documents by email to:
info@uwonet.or.ug or uwonet1@gmail.com


Only selected candidates will be contacted for interviews.

The successful candidate should be able to start immediately.

Any inquiries should be submitted through the email addresses listed above.

 

The Job:
Job title:
1 Social Worker/ Counselor

Country: Uganda – Duty station –Kamuli district – Busoga Region.

Under the supervision of the Executive Director, the position will perform the following functions:

•        Provide psycho-social and counseling services to the GBV survivors

•        Documentation
•        Conduct Community outreaches under the GBV shelter programme

•        Effective and efficient programme implementation as per work plans and expected outputs and outcomes
•      Support the GBV hotline/ call desk

•      Experience in planning and implementing project activities in an NGO setting.

      Any other duties as assigned by the supervisor from time to time.

 

Education: A minimum of a Bachelor’s Degree in Social Sciences, and Development Studies, Gender and Women Studies, Community Psychology or any other related humanity.  


Skills and competencies
•        Ideal Candidate should possess good communication and counseling skills.

•        Computer literacy is a must with strong knowledge of OUTLOOK and WORD
•        Ideal candidate should have a keen awareness and a good knowledge of working with communities.
•         Excellent report writing and documentation skills
•        Experience in working with a women’s rights organization.

•        Ability to work under minimum supervision.

•         Ability to confront and discuss sensitive issues with respect and confidentiality
•        Candidate should be people centered with good Networking Skills.


Experience
No less than three years job experience in a related field, preferably in the Development/ NGO sector. 
Languages

Proficiency in English, knowledge of Luganda and/Lusoga.


Deadline- 6th January 2014


Applications and necessary documents by email to:
info@uwonet.or.ug or uwonet1@gmail.com

Only selected candidates will be contacted for interviews.

The successful candidate should be able to start immediately.

Any inquiries should be submitted through the email addresses listed above

 

The Job:
Job title:
1 Social Worker/ Counselor

Country: Uganda – Duty station –Namutumba district – Busoga Region.

Under the supervision of the Executive Director, the position will perform the following functions:

•        Provide psycho-social and counseling services to the GBV survivors

•        Documentation
•        Conduct Community outreaches under the GBV shelter programme

•        Effective and efficient programme implementation as per work plans and expected outputs and outcomes
•      Support the GBV hotline/ call desk

•      Experience in planning and implementing project activities in an NGO setting.

      Any other duties as assigned by the supervisor from time to time.

 

Education: A minimum of a Bachelor’s Degree in Social Sciences, and Development Studies, Gender and Women Studies, Community Psychology or any other related humanity.  


Skills and competencies
•        Ideal Candidate should possess good communication and counseling skills.

•        Computer literacy is a must with strong knowledge of OUTLOOK and WORD
•        Ideal candidate should have a keen awareness and a good knowledge of working with communities.
•         Excellent report writing and documentation skills
•        Experience in working with a women’s rights organization.

•        Ability to work under minimum supervision.

•         Ability to confront and discuss sensitive issues with respect and confidentiality
•        Candidate should be people centered with good Networking Skills.


Experience
No less than three years job experience in a related field, preferably in the Development/ NGO sector. 
Languages

Proficiency in English, knowledge of Luganda and/Lusoga.


Deadline- 6th January 2014

Applications and necessary documents by email to: info@uwonet.or.ug or uwonet1@gmail.com

Only selected candidates will be contacted for interviews.

The successful candidate should be able to start immediately.

Any inquiries should be submitted through the email addresses listed above

The Job:
Job title:
1 Programme and administrative Assistant

Country: Uganda – Duty station –Kamuli district – Busoga Region.

Under the supervision of the GBV Shelter Coordinator, the position will perform the following functions:

•        Provide Front desk management, public relations and reception services to walk in clients.

•        Provide Support to the Helpline and call desk.

•        Ensure incoming mail, correspondence and letters reach the attention of the addressee in sufficient time.
•        Type letters and correspondence.  

•         Ensure the safe custody of all information, equipment and materials at the GBV shelter
•          Carry out adhoc administrative and programme tasks from time to time as assigned by the supervisor.

 

Education: A minimum of a Bachelor’s Degree in Secretarial Studies, Social Sciences, and Development Studies, Gender and Women Studies, Community Psychology or any other related humanity.  


Skills and competencies
•        Ideal Candidate should possess good communication, Inter personal and Public relations skills.

•        Computer literacy is a must with strong knowledge of OUTLOOK and WORD
•        Ideal candidate should have a good knowledge of working with communities.

•         Ability to confront and discuss sensitive issues with respect and confidentiality
•        Candidate should be people centered.

•        Ability to work under minimum supervision.

•        Experience in working with a women’s rights organization is an added advantage.

Experience

No less than two years job experience in a related field, preferably in the NGO sector. 

Languages

Proficiency in English, knowledge of Luganda and/Lusoga.


Deadline- 6th January 2014

Application and CV including three references with contact details and copies of academic and professional testimonialsby email to: info@uwonet.or.ug or uwonet1@gmail.com . Addressed to:

The Executive Director,
Plot 198, Old Kira Road Ntinda
P. O. Box 27991,
KAMPALA

Only selected candidates will be contacted for interviews.

The successful candidate should be able to start immediately.

Any inquiries should be submitted through the email addresses listed above. Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted for interviews.

 

The Job:
Job title:
1  Programme and administrative Assistant

Country: Uganda – Duty station –Namutumba district – Busoga Region.

Under the supervision of the GBV Shelter Coordinator, the position will perform the following functions:

•        Provide Front desk management, public relations and reception services to walk in clients.

•        Provide Support to the Helpline and call desk.

•        Ensure incoming mail, correspondence and letters reach the attention of the addressee in sufficient time.
•        Type letters and correspondence.  

•         Ensure the safe custody of all information, equipment and materials at the GBV shelter
•          Carry out adhoc administrative and programme tasks from time to time as assigned by the supervisor.

 

Education: A minimum of a Bachelor’s Degree in Secretarial Studies, Social Sciences, and Development Studies, Gender and Women Studies, Community Psychology or any other related humanity.  


Skills and competencies
•        Ideal Candidate should possess good communication, Inter personal and Public relations skills.

•        Computer literacy is a must with strong knowledge of OUTLOOK and WORD
•        Ideal candidate should have a good knowledge of working with communities.

•         Ability to confront and discuss sensitive issues with respect and confidentiality
•        Candidate should be people centered.

•        Ability to work under minimum supervision.

•        Experience in working with a women’s rights organization is an added advantage.

Experience

No less than two years job experience in a related field, preferably in the NGO sector. 

Languages

Proficiency in English, knowledge of Luganda and/Lusoga.


Deadline- 6th January 2014

Application and CV including three references with contact details and copies of academic and professional testimonialsby email to: info@uwonet.or.ug or uwonet1@gmail.com . Addressed to:

The Executive Director,
Plot 198, Old Kira Road Ntinda
P. O. Box 27991,
KAMPALA

Any inquiries should be submitted through the email addresses listed above. Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted for interviews.

 

 

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