Senior Medical Officer

Posted 9 months ago by World Vision
Location Duhok Job Type Permanent
Salary Sector Medical & Nursing , NGO
  • Coordinate with the Project Coordinator/Health Technical Advisor to ensure the clinics are technically well established and make sure the clinics are well organized.
  • Represent WV in the health clusters and coordinate with DoH and MoH for medical coordination and make sure WV clinics are match the DoH and MoH standards at least.
  • To participate and assist to ensure the quality control of medical facility and implementation of protocols
  • To train the medical support staff on medical related subjects
  • To participate and assist to planning of patient referral and follow-up after referral
  • To provide medical consultation, treatment and follow up as per WHO/MoH diagnosis and treatment guidelines
  • He/She will provide regular medical activity reports to the Health & Nutrition Coordinator on a weekly basis, with monthly consolidated reports and plans. He/She will participate and assist in preparation/compilation of project medical data and monthly report
  • Assist in ensuring the delivery of health promotion activities.
  • To lead, supervise and monitoring to the other medical officers as requested, to ensure the maximum use of their skills and their full and effective participation in project site
  • Any other tasks as assigned by Health Coordinator.
  • Trained medical doctor, qualified from recognized medical college/university.
  • Experience in primary health care and general practice.
  • Previous experience of NGO work.
  • Previous experience on administration at the health facilities.
  • Experience working with IDPs and conflict affected persons.
  • Good Kurdish, Fluency in English and Arabic.
  • Strong interpersonal and communication skills
  • Ability to work as part of a team and demonstrate flexibility, motivation, and maturity
  • Willingness to work in basic conditions and travel if needed.
  • Good knowledge of quality standards and quality controls related to medical practice.
  • Ability to work with people who exhibit signs of psychosocial trauma.
  • 4 Years post-graduation experience, with experience as a team leader.
Work Environment
Complete Travel and/or Work Environment statements if applicable
  • 20 Percent office
  • 20 Percent coordination
  • 60 Percent travel to clinics

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