Job Vacancies

UWESO seeks to hire qualified individuals for the positions listed below and all prospective candidates are encouraged to apply

Job Title: Community Based Facilitators (9)

Duty Station: Oruchinga/Nakivale (5), Kyangwali (4) Refugee Camps.

Reports to: Project Officer/Coordinator

Details and Job Description

Key Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Conduct Community Mobilization and Sensitization about the Project.
  • Facilitate the self-selection of potential VSLA group members.
  • Conduct training of VSLA groups.
  • Support Project Staff on various project activities.
  • Conduct regular monitoring and providing guidance to VSLA groups.
  • Data Collection.
  • Support the formation of project structures.
  • Support livelihoods assistant to promote community agriculture and nutrition activities.
  • Conduct sensitization of beneficiaries on various project components.
  • Monitor day to day project progress and report emergencies for quick action.
  • Mobilize UWESO Branch Executives in the District of operation and selling of UWESO Membership cards.
  • Perform any other duties incidental thereto and/or a may be assigned by the Project Officer/Coordinator.

Qualifications, Skills and Experience:

  1. Minimum of a Bachelor’s in Social work and Social Administration, Development Studies, Social Sciences, Project Planning & Management or any other related field.
  2. Willing to reside within the area of jurisdiction after appointment
  3. Knowing the local language will be an added advantage.
  4. Able to ride a motor Cycle.

How to Apply:
Qualified and interested candidates should send their applications with copies of academic transcripts, detailed CVs, contact addresses of three professional referees to:

Human Resource Officer,
Uganda Women’s Effort to Save Orphans,
Plot 2 Tagore Crescent, Kamwokya,
P.O. BOX 8419, Kampala. Tell: 0392 777 448

Or Email to: (All email applications should be in a single PDF file of maximum size – 5MB) Deadline: January 16th, 2020 not later than 5 pm.
We shall respond to shortlisted candidates. All invitations for interviews will be done formally.