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Positions at NWFP Integrated Health Program

NWFP- INTEGRATED HEALTH PROGRAM

MEDICAL DOCTORS (Male & Female)

Primary responsibilities

-     Carrying out primary health care consultations.

-     Referring emergencies to hospital and follow-up of referrals.

-     Working in collaboration with a multi-disciplinary team: paramedics and social workers

-     Supervise activities of the paramedics in the team.

-     Organizing and conducting Medical Camps

-     Conducting issue specific health awareness sessions (facility/community based).

-     Support drug management.

-     Prepare reports on a daily and weekly basis and identify suspected epidemic diseases.

Requirements

-     MBBS with PMDC certification with working experience with (I) NGO is an asset.

-     Practicing MD for a minimum of 2 years.

-     Male position requires experience in general medicine and paediatrics while female position requires experience in general medicine and in Gynae/ Obstetrics.

-     Proven ability to work in a team

-     Good communication and reporting skills

-     Ability to travel.

-     Experience in emergency situations or with mobile units is an asset.

-     English and Pushto fluency required.

Lady Health Visitors (LHV)

Primary responsibilities

-     Carrying out primary health care consultations (ante/ post natal care, general consultations under supervision).

-     Participation in organizing and conducting Medical Camps

-     Growth monitoring/nutritional assessment of children.

-     Referring emergencies to hospital and follow-up of referrals.

-     Working in collaboration with a multi-disciplinary team: paramedics and social workers.

-     be involved in advocacy and awareness activities together with other mobile team members

-     Prepare reports on a daily base.

Requirements

-     Possession of certified LHV diploma.

-     Practising since a minimum of 2 years

-     Working experience with NGO is an asset.

-     Experience in emergency situations or with mobile units is an asset.

-     Proven ability to work in a team

-     Good communication and reporting skills

-     Ability to travel

-     Pushto fluency required.

FEMALE HEALTH EDUCATOR / LADY HEALTH WORKER(LHW)

Primary Responsibilities:

-     To promote healthy behavior among patients and in the community.

-     To visit homes to identify cases in need for PHC services and follow-up patients if necessary.

-     To identify needs of the population and specifically among the women.

-     To prepare weekly reports related to the activities.

Requirements:

-     Possession of Diploma of LHW / Health Educator

-     Practising since a minimum of 1 years

-     Proven ability to work in a team

-     Good communication skills

-     Ability to travel within the district and to visit homes

-     Working experience with NGO is an asset.

-     Experience in emergency situations or with mobile units is an asset.

-     Pushto fluency required.

HOW TO APPLY

-     Please send your resume with covering letter to cordaid.pakistan@cordaid.net or P.O. Box 236 Islamabad by 2nd November 2009. Please specify the post you applied for in subject line of your email or on the envelope. Due to the urgent need to fill the position, we might select some one even before the closing date. Only short-listed candidates will be contacted.

-     Note: Candidates who are available to join within 7-10 days after closure of the application date will be given preference.

Cordaid is an equal opportunity employer and offers attractive remuneration package.