Ended Gynecologist and Obstetrician

The Job

Position:          Gynecologist and Obstetrician

Location:          As mentioned in the table below:




Al-Jawf General Hospital.

Al Jawf


Barat Al-Anan Hospital

Al Jawf

Barat Al-Anan

Kamaran Hospital



Ku'aydinah Hospital



Bidbidah Rural Hospital



Reports to:       Project Manager

Duration:          Till December 31, 2019, renewable based on fund availability and performance

ABOUT ADRA: The Adventist Development and Relief Agency is an independent, humanitarian agency established for the specific purpose of providing individual and community development and disaster relief.  ADRA Yemen pursue a mission of changing the world by uplifting one life at a time. ADRA International serves 142 countries and was present in Yemen since 1995. It has more than 1200 aid workers serving in Yemen making it one of the biggest ADRA operations in the world. Its programs are supported by USAID, OFDA, The Japan Platform, DANIDA, German Foreign Office, German Humanitarian Aid, Sida, UNOCHA, UNHCR, WHO, WFP and DFID. It has presence in 14 Governorates in Yemen responding to all areas of humanitarian sectors. ADRA Yemen is undertaking programs in Yemen in the fields of health, child protection, education, women's protection and empowerment, NFI and food distribution, cash assistance, and livelihoods programming. Our work in these challenging settings gives rise to some of the most pressing issues facing contemporary humanitarian action, including questions of access, security, funding and coordination.


The Gyn and Obstetrician will be concern about providing all reproductive health for beneficiaries including caesarian sections and all delivery related services.   


The “Gynecologist and Obstetrician will be responsible but not limited to:

  1. Carry out emergency and programmed surgical interventions for Obstructed labour cases and other pregnant women’s needed cesarean intervention for any reasons.
  2. Ensuring appropriate use of surgical equipment’s and proper O.T registry, entry\documentation of all O.T interventions.
  3. Deliver all other services for pregnant women’s including appropriate anti & Post Natal care , Abortions cases dealing including D&C and related procedures.
  4. Apropriate pre&Post operative care and follow up, for all surgical intervention cases, including (antibiotic prophylaxis ,post-operative pain management, thrombo- prophylaxis is, blood transfusion etc…)
  5. Undertake pre-operative consultations, evaluating the surgical risks with the anesthetist and \ or other medical staff involved and obtaining the patient’s signed consent to operate.
  6. In collaboration with the anesthetist, carry out the collection and analysis of quantities surgical -anesthesia data, using post operative observation sheets, routine data collected ,patient files, operation department registered.. to monitor quality of services delivered for the beneficiaries.
  7. Plan ,evaluate and supervise the training of the assistances staff ( O.T staff, emergency, and admission ward staff , in order to improve the knowledge required for excellent services providing.
  8. Participates in daily rounds including charting  plan for patient in the appropriate files for admitted cases.
  9. Must be willing to see patients in E.R even non-surgical patients(gynecology cases) and to supervise Outpatient clinic for Gynecology& Obstetric cases Treatment and follow up.                           


  • Master degree in Gynae and Obstetric
  • Arabic board in Gynae and Obstetric will be preferred.
  • At least 2 years  experience in this aspect
  • Work in rural area will be preferred.
  • Female candidate will be preferred.
  • Excellent oral and written English skills.
  • Ability to work independently and problem-solving skills.
  • Honest, hardworking and committed to the organization .


We uphold the Humanitarian Principles; our key values:

  • Respect
  • Integrity and transparency
  • Communicating openly, clearly, timely and appropriately.
  • Excellence in all activities
How to Apply


  • The deadline for receiving applications is Monday, May 24, 2019
  • RECRUITMENT IS URGENT: Interested candidates are encouraged to apply as soon as possible and not to wait until the closing date, as CVs will be reviewed as they are submitted and INTERVIEWS WILL BE CONDUCTED ON A ROLLING BASIS.
  • Interested candidates are requested to submit their application by CLICKING HERE
  • Only short listed candidates will be contacted
  • Submit only one application per position
  • Females are encouraged to apply.
  • Employer: ADRA
  • Category: Development/Non-Profit
  • Location: Multiple Cities
  • Posted on: 23 April 2019
  • Deadline: 24 May 2019