Deadline for applications:Wednesday, April 5, 2017
Full time position
Working area: Zahle/Bekaa valley field and clinics (informal settlements and in SDC clinics)
Major Duties and Responsibilities
Health Project Management
Start up and implement a community based maternal health project which includes:
Promotion of and referral to RH services (ANC and PNC) provided in SDC clinics
Conducting post-natal visits to newly delivered women and their infants (not later than 2 weeks after birth)
Promotion and awareness raising of and the availability of family planning methods and services for women in reproductive age
Provision of health promotion on reproductive health
Work closely with the CHVs to identify pregnant women in need for ANC services and newly delivered women and their infants in need for a PNC visits
Assist in the provision of reproductive health services (e.g. insertion of IUDs) in SDC clinics if needed and requested by the health manager
Ensure that data entry forms and templates are used correctly and data is managed timely and with high quality.
Submit timely weekly and monthly reports to the health manager.
Support the development and management of a quality health management information system, feeding data into appropriate channels (MoSA , UNHCR, MoPH).http://daleel-madani.org/node/add/job-vacancy
Communication and Coordination
Act as link between Medair and ITS; Build and maintain good relationships between SDC clinic staff and women in need for reproductive health services
Attend on request by the Health Manager/Project Manager RH related coordination meetings on behalf of Medair.
Maintain a transparent, honest and supportive communication structure with, SDCs staff and Medair team and with communities in the ITS.
Coordinate closely with the Health Officer Community Mobilization so that the PHC clinic based activities and community based activities interlink and complement each other.
Will be involved in pharmacy management as needed
Ensure that all standardised formats are used and guidelines are followed.
Any other tasks as delegated by Health Project Manager or Project Coordinator
Person Specification and Competencies
2 years post-qualification medical professional experience, at least 1 year management experience
Native Arabic Speaker, Good English ( oral and written)
Passionate about serving the poor
willingness to support others and to share workload
Aptitude for capacity-building
Experience in training/mentoring/coaching staff
Capacityto work under pressure and manage personal stress levels
Creative, open-minded, flexible, self-learner
Ability to manage project implementation
Good numerical, report writing and administration skills
Problem solving ability
Clinical skills within a Primary Health Care setting
Ablke to prioritise clearly and oversee multiple tasks
Able to consult and lead by example
Good understanding of humanitarian work
Able to take the initiative in project decisions
Able to enforce procedures
Able to set clear objectives for staff and to delegate
1 to 2 years
Education degree: Bachelor DegreeField of education: Diploma (midwifery)
Arabic: GoodEnglish: GoodFrench:
Period: 1 year ( (renewable depending on funding)
Submission guidelines: Please send CV and covering letter by email to firstname.lastname@example.org . Please make sure to state the job title in full in the email subject " Community Midwife-Zahle "or your application may not be correctly received.Only short-listed candidates will be contacted.