Field Officer Health / Hospital

The Job

The International Committee of the Red Cross (ICRC) is a neutral and independent humanitarian organisation which works to protect the lives and dignity of victims of armed conflicts and to alleviate suffering as a result of war.

Please visit www.icrc.org for more information.

The ICRC is looking for suitable candidate to fill the position of

Field Officer Health / Hospital
Work Place: Al Talh / Saada

Minimum required knowledge & experience:

PERSONAL PROFILE:

  • Organization skills
  • Sense of responsibility
  • Precise and rigorous
  • Sense of integrity and discretion
  • Flexibility
  • High sense of confidentiality
  • Team spirit
  • Able to work under pressure
  • Communication skills

EDUCATION:

  • University degree or professional diploma in Health / Nursing / English /Social Science / Administration or a similar field

PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE:

  • 3 - 5 year work experience in a similar field, health or hospital programme

LANGUAGES:

  • Excellent knowledge of both written and oral Arabic and English.

JOB DESCRIPTION

  • Assists the ICRC Hospital Project Manager in the management of the Al Talh hospital programme
  • Acts as counterpart to all clinical MoPHP staff in Al Talh hospital
  • Responsible for training, data collection, and reporting
  • Is able to relate to all levels of health and non-health workers within the hospital
  • Contributes to the development, implementation, running and follow-up of Al Talh hospital programme

Main Responsibilities, under the supervision of the Hospital Project Manager

Assistance to the hospital project manager (HPM)

  • Together with the surgical team, participates to the follow-up, supervision and monitoring of the activities in the hospitals.
  • Organizes and holds meetings with the Hospital Management Team and with the Nursing Supervisors
  • Supervises the correct drug and consumables distribution to the patients, in cooperation with the MoPHP head nurse
  • Analyses the drug consumption and shares with the data with the medical store keeper
  • Contributes to fostering a positive relationship between the Surgical Team and the Ortho Team in relation to patients being referred and treated in the Ortho Centre independently

Data collection and analysis

  • Is responsible for the collection and the processing of all medical data related to the surgical programme
  • Analyses all collected medical data, and shares the results with the hospital project manager
  • Trains the hospital staff on data collection and analysis, through on the job training and more formal trainings.
  • Gives feedback to the hospital staff on all data and reports as part of continuous training and to create ownership of the MoPHP staff for the hospital programme
  • Keeps medical confidentiality of all patient information and ensures the respect of this rule by all staff

Training

  • Responsible for the training schedule of the hospital programme
  • Contributes to the development, implementation, running and follow- up of ICRC training and education sessions for the clinical staff in Al Talh hospital together with the HPM and the surgical team
  • Performs weekly training sessions for the hospital staff together with members of the surgical team on topics related to the surgical hospital programme
  • Contributes to the planning and execution of ICRC seminars (Emergency Room Training Course ERTC and Weapon Wounded Surgery Seminar WWSS)
  • Supports the Field Officer – hospital administration - regarding issues relating to the training sessions in respect to transportation, lunch and stationary
  • Follows the attendance of the training sessions

Reporting

  • Prepares the Weekly Operational Report (WOR) on the hospital activities and shares with the HPM
  • Contributes to the Quarterly Technical Health reports
  • Contributes to the Health annual planning exercise
  • Writes Minutes of Meetings
How to Apply

Interested candidates should send the following:

  • A letter of motivation in English
  • A detailed C.V. in English
  • Copy only of the highest academic degree obtained + work certificates.

Only short listed candidates will be contacted

Please send your applications by email to sad_saada@icrc.org  

indicating in the subject line (Field Officer Administrator)

  • Employer: ICRC
  • Category: Health Care
  • Location: Sa'adah
  • Posted on: Aug 30, 2017
  • Deadline: 17 Sep, 2017

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