POST : RESEARCH ASSISTANTS FOR STILL BIRTH PROJECT
POSITION TYPE : TWO YEAR FULL TIME JOB
POSITIONS AVAILABLE: 2
LOCATIONS : NYAMAGANA AND MISUNGWI DISTRICTS
START DATE : FEBRUARY 2018
CUHAS –BUGANDO in collaboration with Lugina Africa Research Network (LAMRN) as part of NIHR Global Health Research Group on still birth and management is planning to conduct a study on Still Birth at the consultant hospital Bugando Medical centre and Misungwi district hospital
The study seeks to gain understanding of the complexities surrounding delays ineffective intrapartum care in Tanzania and use this knowledge to develop and implement appropriate interventions to reduce sill births
There search group is seeking for dedicated Research Assistants (RAs) to join the Tanzania team lead to conduct surveys and qualitative interviews to key stakeholders of Still Birth RAs will report to the Team lead. Successful applicants will be oriented to the study and should be ready to start the job rom 1st February for two years
Must have a Bachelor’s degree in nursing, midwifery or any other health related background from a formally recognized University. Diploma holders with at least one-year work experience in the in reproductive health issues may apply.
Must have proficient computer skills including familiarity with Microsoft Office (Word, Excel)
Prior experience with data collection is an added advantage
Demonstrate accurate and efficient data entry using computers is considered an asset
Must be fluent in Swahili and English with excellent communication skills in both languages. Fluency in Sukuma will be an added advantage.
Must be flexible and the candidate maybe required to work long hours, holidays and weekend sat times where necessary
The candidate should bring all original documents at the time of interview.
Interested candidates should send thei rapplications by email to the Dean Archbishop Antony Mayala School of Nursing by email to the contact person firstname.lastname@example.org
Please include only a CV in your email in a PDF format which addresses each of
the above qualifications.
All e-mail should have a subject indicating Research Assistant
Positioning in SB Study
Please note that, only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.
APPLICATIONCLOSINGDATE: 30THDECEMBER 2017 12:00 noon.