Fixed term

National Post - Programme Specialist, Adolescent and Youth Sexual Reproductive Health (AYSRH)

11 December 2019

Kampala

The United Nations Population Fund (UNFPA) is the lead UN agency for delivering a world where every pregnancy is wanted, every childbirth is safe and every young person's potential is fulfilled. The Government of Uganda – UNFPA Eighth Country Program (CP8) spells out UNFPA’s priorities in Uganda.

 

The Country Programme focuses on four outcomes; (i) Sexual and reproductive health, (ii) Adolescents and youth, (iii) Gender equality and women’s empowerment and (iv) Population dynamics.

The programme targets service delivery, capacity building, advocacy, policy engagement, and knowledge management at national level and strengthening of service delivery across 25 districts. Programme implementation is coordinated from head office in Kampala by 65 staff and supported by 15 staff across six field offices.

 

UNFPA is searching for individuals who are self-starters, able to see through initiatives and bring energy, drive, ideas and innovation to the work of UNFPA in Uganda. You will be a person who works well in a multi-disciplinary setting, across different sectors and Management levels. You should have a track record of achieving results, a believer in teamwork and a strong communicator.

 

 

Applications:

A full job description of the position can be accessed on https://erecruit.partneragencies.org and only online applications using this link will be accepted.

 

Additional Information:

  • We will only be able to respond to those applicants in whom the Country Office has further interest.
  • UNFPA does not solicit or screen for information in respect of HIV or AIDS and does not discriminate on the basis of HIV/AIDS status
  • UNFPA provides a work environment that reflects the values of gender equality, teamwork, respect for diversity, integrity, and a healthy work life balance. 

 

Deadline for applications: 11th December 2019

 

IMPORTANT: There are NO application processing or other fees at any stage of UNFPA application processes. This post is open to only Ugandan Nationals.