Terms of Reference for Communication Specialist

Job title: Communication Specialist
Number of positions: One
Reports to: Project Coordinator, MGLSD
Duty Station: MGLSD Headquarters (Kampala)
Duration of contract: 24 months with 4 months’ probation

Job Purpose
The Communications Specialist will work within the MGLSD communications structures in planning, designing, implementing and carrying out GROW project communication activities, at MGLSD and PSFU including the development of a communications strategy and plan. S/he will draft information, content and/or products for public access, create and maintain the project's public communication information systems on the social platforms (such as Twitter, MGLSD website, Facebook, etc.), in accordance with the GOU and World Bank’s communication and media guidelines. The specialist shall ensure timely and regular information dissemination and sharing of information to stakeholders and will be the focal media liaison officer for the project.

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Terms of Reference for Refugee Specialist

Job title: Refugee Specialist
Number of positions: One (1)
Reports to: Project Coordinator, MGLSD
Duty Station: MoGLSD Headquarters (Kampala)
Duration of contract: 24 months with 4 months probation

Job Purpose
The Refugee Specialist will be responsible for the coordination and implementation of all project sub-component interventions in refugees and hosting districts.

Details of the Terms of Reference can be found below;

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JOB ADVERT; RE-ADVERTISEMENT

Reference is made to the Job Advert that ran on the Ministry Website, Monitor and New Vision newspapers dated 25th August 2023 and 28th August 2023 respectively, in which three (3) positions of Project Administrator (1), Office Attendant (1) and Drivers (4) were advertised.

Adjustments have been made to the requirements for the position of Driver under the Section of Experience and Competencies specifically on parts (a) and (d) as follows;

  1. Valid driving permit of class C, held for the last three years.
  2. Certificate of competence issued by the Ministry of Works and Transport or a licensed institution.

FOR THE POSITION OF DRIVER {FOUR (4) VACANCIES}

Interested eligible applicants should submit applications including a cover letter, current Curriculum Vitae and copies of Academic Certificates, Transcript and any other relevant documents to the MGLSD’s General Registry on 2nd Floor, Gender and Labour House, Plot 2, George Street not later than 1700hrs on 20th October 2023. Those who had already applied do not need to reapply. Only shortlisted applicants will be contacted.

Details of the scope of services, deliverables, qualifications, contract and reporting arrangements can be found below;

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JOB ADVERT

The Ministry of Gender Labour and Social Development (MGLSD), in partnership with the United Nations World Food Programme (UNWFP) and United Nations Children's Fund (UNICEF) is implementing the Child Sensitive Social Protection (CSSP) Programme with funding support from SIDA. The overall objective of the CSSP programme is to improve community and household resilience among refugees and host populations in refugee-host districts (Koboko, Yumbe, Adjumani, Moyo, Obongi, Madi Okolo, Terego and Arua) in the West Nile sub region.

The CSSP programme is structured into three broader outcome areas each led by either WFP or UNICEF in collaboration with the Office of the Prime Minister and Ministry of Gender, Labour and Social Development as follows:

  1. Support to social protection systems, providing household transfers, strengthening national cash-transfer mechanisms, and strengthening national beneficiary identification and assistance management systems.
  2. A comprehensive health and nutrition package including health systems strengthening.
  3. Finally, a component addressing cross-cutting aspects, including strong linkages with existing programmes, strengthening local retail markets, strengthening national systems for feedback and complaints, and not least, operational research.

To support the implementation of the Programme, the MGLSD wishes to recruit two Programme Assistants.

 

POSITION:               PROGRAMME ASSISTANT, CSSP

 

REPORTS TO:         POLICY & ADVOCACY COORDINATOR

 

VACANCIES:           02

Interested eligible applicants should submit applications including a cover letter, current Curriculum Vitae and copies of Academic Certificates and Transcripts, to be delivered at the Ministry of Gender, Labour and Social Development’s General Registry on 2nd Floor, Gender and Labour House, Plot 2, George Street Not later than 1700hrs on 25 October.  Only shortlisted applicants will be contacted.

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JOB ADVERT

The Government of the Republic of Uganda was allocated grant funds (the “Grant”) from the World Bank which are administered by the International Development Association (IDA) (the “Bank”) towards implementation of the Generating Growth Opportunities and Productivity for Women Enterprises (GROW) Project. The Project Development Objective is to increase access to entrepreneurial services that enable women entrepreneurs to grow their enterprises in targeted locations, including host and refugee communities. The Ministry of Gender, Labour and Social Development (MGLSD) is the lead implementing Agency with the Private Sector Foundation Uganda as an implementing Entity.

The MGSLD is in the process of establishing a Project Implementation Team to facilitate coordination, management and implementation of the Project at the national and sub-national levels, and now invites suitably qualified and experienced individuals to fill the following positions:

   
1.Project Accountant1
2.Procurement Officer1
3.Regional Project Officer, Eastern Region1
4.Regional Project Officer, Western Region1
5.Regional Project Officer, Central Region1
6.Regional Project Officer, Northern Region1
7.Information Technology Officer1
8.Management Information Systems (MIS) Officer1

Interested eligible applicants should submit applications including a cover letter, current Curriculum Vitae and copies of Academic Certificates and Transcripts, to the MGLSD’s General Registry on 2nd Floor, Gender and Labour House, Plot 2, George Street not later than 1700hrs on 16th  October 2023. Only shortlisted applicants will be contacted.

Details of the scope of services, deliverables, qualifications, contract and reporting arrangements can be found below;

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JOB ADVERT

The Government of the Republic of Uganda was allocated grant funds (the “Grant”) from the World Bank which are administered by the International Development Association (IDA) (the “Bank”) towards implementation of the Generating Growth Opportunities and Productivity for Women Enterprises (GROW) Project. The Project Development Objective is to increase access to entrepreneurial services that enable women entrepreneurs to grow their enterprises in targeted locations, including host and refugee communities. The Ministry of Gender, Labour and Social Development (MGLSD) is the lead implementing Agency with the Private Sector Foundation Uganda as an implementing Entity.

The MGSLD is in the process of establishing a Project Implementation Team to facilitate coordination, management and implementation of the Project at the national and sub-national levels, and now invites suitably qualified and experienced individuals to fill the following positions:

 

S/NReference numberNumber of vacancies
1.Project Administrator1
2.Office Attendant1
3.Drivers4

Interested eligible applicants should submit applications including a cover letter, current Curriculum Vitae and copies of Academic Certificates and Transcripts, to the MGLSD’s General Registry on 2nd Floor, Gender and Labour House, Plot 2, George Street not later than 1700hrs on 8th September 2023. Only shortlisted applicants will be contacted.

Details of the scope of services, deliverables, qualifications, contract and reporting arrangements can be found below;

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JOB ADVERT

Government of the Republic of Uganda has been allocated grant funds (the “Grant”) from the World Bank which are administered by the International Development Association (IDA) (the “Bank”) towards implementation of the Generating Growth Opportunities and Productivity for Women Enterprises (GROW) Project. The Project Development Objective is to increase access to entrepreneurial services that enable women entrepreneurs to grow their enterprises in targeted locations, including host and refugee communities. The Project is being implemented jointly by the Ministry of Gender, Labor and Social Development (MGLSD) and Private Sector Foundation Uganda (PSFU). MGSLD is in the process of establishing a Project Implementation Team to facilitate coordination, management and implementation of the Project at the national and sub-national levels, and now invites suitably qualified and experienced individuals to express interest in the following positions:

s/nReference numberPositionNumber of vacancies
1UG-MGLSD-333692-CS-INDVProject Coordinator1
2UG-MGLSD-333696-CS-INDVSocial Development Specialist1
3UG-MGLSD-333699-CS-INDVFinancial Management Specialist1
4UG-MGLSD-333728-CS-INDVGender Specialist1
5UG-MGLSD-333727-CS-INDVProcurement Specialist1

The selection will be conducted in accordance with the procedures for selection of Individual Consultants set out in the World Bank
Procurement Regulations for Investment Project Financing (IPF) Borrowers dated November 2020 (Procurement Regulations).
The attention of interested Consultants is drawn to Section III, paragraphs, 3.14, 3.16, and 3.17 of the Procurement Regulations setting
forth the World Bank’s policy on conflict of interest.
Interested eligible applicants should submit applications including a cover letter, current Curriculum Vitae and copies of Academic
Certificates and Transcripts, to be delivered at MGLSD’s General Registry on 2nd Floor, Gender and Labour House, Plot 2, George
Street Not later than 1700hrs on May 16, 2023. Applications should include the Reference Number and Position applied for. Only
shortlisted applicants will be contacted.
Details of the scope of services, deliverables, qualifications, contract and reporting arrangements can be found by clicking below;

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JOB ADVERT

The Ministry of Gender, Labour and Social Development, invites suitably qualified Persons to apply for the vacant positions below:

Sign language Interpreters (4)

Kitchen Attendant (1)

Assistant Instructor Welding and Metal Fabrications (1)

Askari (2)

Instructor carpentry and woodwork technology (1)

Assistant Instructor Cosmetology and hair dressing   (1)

Instructor Cosmetology and hair dressing   (2)

Assistant Instructor Bakery and Pastry (1)

Instructor Bakery and Pastry (4)

Instructor leather tanning and shoe making (1)

Assistant Instructor knitting and weaving (2)

Instructor knitting and weaving (3)

Assistant Instructor tailoring and garment designing (2)

Instructor tailoring and garment designing (2)

 

For more details about the available positions click the link below;

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Those interested and meet the requirements please apply to the, Permanent Secretary Ministry of Gender, Labour and Social Development and deliver your applications to Security Registry.

Closing Date: All applications must be submitted before by 27th January, 2023 at 5:00 pm.

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JOB ADVERT

The Government of Uganda through the Ministry of Gender, Labour, and Social Development is implementing the Green Jobs and Fair Labour Market Programme (GJP) which aims at enhancing green and decent employment, labour productivity and poverty reduction through:
i. promotion of green skilling and re-skilling among the educated and uneducated working age population;
ii. promotion of resource efficiency and social safeguards at workplaces; and
iii. enhancement of the productivity of the informal sector and SMEs.

The Programme requires additional staff to support the implementation of key outputs. The Ministry of Gender, Labour and Social Development is therefore seeking to recruit four (4) Programme Staff on a short term contract to support the effective implementation of Programme interventions. The Ministry, therefore, invites applications from qualified Ugandans to fill vacant positions in the Programme Technical Support Team:

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Those who are interested and meet the requirements please apply to the Permanent Secretary Ministry of Gender, Labour & Social Development and hand deliver your applications to Security Registry, 2nd Floor, Gender and Labour House.

Closing Date: All applications must be submitted before by Friday, 30th September 2022 at 5:00 pm.