Butebo District is a district in the Eastern Region of Uganda. Like most other Ugandan districts, it is named after its chief town, Butebo, where the district headquarters are located.
Butebo District is bordered to the north by (from west to east) Ngora District, Kumi District and Bukedea District. Mbale District lies to the east, Budaka District lies to the south and Pallisa District lies to the west. The location of the district headquarters at Butebo are located approximately 51 kilometres (32 mi), by road, northwest of the city of Mbale, the largest city in Eastern Uganda.
Following requests for district status by the residents, President Yoweri Museveni, in 2010, instructed his Minister of Local Government at the time, Adolf Mwesige, table a law in the Ugandan parliament to that effect. The law was tabled in parliament in August 2015, with the district to become operational on 1 July 2017. Prior to then the district was “Butebo County” in Pallisa District.
How to Apply
Applications are invited from suitably qualified Ugandans to fill vacant position that exist in the service of Butebo District Local Government on replacement basis.
Applications shall be submitted in triplicate on PSC form 3 (revised 2008) obtainable from office of Secretaries District Service Commissions countrywide, Butebo District headquarters or Public Service Commission offices/website www.psc.go.ug.
Applicants shall attach CERTIFIED copies of all necessary support documents (transcripts and Certificates) plus a recent colored passport size photograph attached to each form.
Applications shall bear the title of the job and reference number specified against each position. Serving officers shall route their applications through their Responsible Officer(s) who should be informed of the closing date to avoid delay.
Applications shall be addressed to the Secretary, District Service Commission, P.0.Box 228, Mbale. The deadline for receiving applications is 5:00 pm of Wednesday, 13 December, 2023.
For job qualifications, functions and competences, please refer to the Local Government Job Descriptions, 2011 & 2017 available on the Ministry of Public Service website above.
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