Midwives

Location:  Ewa, Afar

Deadline: Jul 23, 2022

Job Description

Major Responsibilities:

  • Provide technical support and participate in carrying out all components of MNCH packages (ANC, PNC, FP, PMTCT, labor and delivery, EPI
  • Provide essential lifesaving primary health care services to displaced people and people who have no access to health services.
  • Support woreda/facility level Routine immunization, vaccination campaigns including vitamin A supplementation and support community level public communication campaign to raise awareness on COVID-19 and other epidemics prone diseases.
  • Coordinate with the team member in operational matters (e.g. Supplies, Fuel, Stationery, etc.) and liaise with local authorities, represent the team in meetings and be responsible with all communications of the team
  • Ensure that all medicine, medical supplies and equipment needed for the activities are available before departure

Job Requirements

Required Qualifications:

  • Education: Midwifery
  •  Fluent in written and spoken English as well as knowledge of local languages is advantageous

Required Experience:

  • Proven experience in supervising, coaching and mentoring others with minimum of two years’ relevant experience for degree holders and four years of experience for Diploma holders.
  • Additional certificate on Emergency Drug Kits, PHEM, MHPSS and IPC for Novel Coronavirus (COVID-19) is an asset.

Working Environment / Conditions:

The position requires willingness to be based at Woreda and with a frequent travel to the outreach locations

How to Apply

Interested applicants are required to attach Current CV with three references to the following link: https://worldvision.wd1.myworkdayjobs.com/en-US/WorldVisionInternational/details/Midwives—UNFPA-_R8535