Stretcher Bearer

Posted 6 months ago by Médecins Sans Frontières
Location Mosul Job Type Permanent
Salary Sector NGO

Deadline for application: 06/10/2020

Main purpose of the job: 
  • Help, accompany and transport patients from a place to another within the Heath facility, according to the instruction from the medical team and following hygiene standards, in order to ensure their safety.
  • Accept and apply MSF principles, values and internal regulations. Apply MSF protocols and adhere to the rules implemented by MSF within MSF Covid 19 centre.

  • Facilitate the transportation of the patients starting at the arrival area of the Covid facility, assisting and helping them at all times with a strict respect of IPC rules implemented within MSF Covid 19 center. 
  • Ensure safe transport taking into consideration the state/conditions of the patient and the instructions given by nursing team or doctors. 
  • Keep the patients and families informed about the place they are taking the patient to. 
  • Follow at all times the universal hygiene standards and the instructions of health professionals covid 19 related. 
  • Ensure the disinfection of his/her material (stretch, etc.) as per MSF guidelines and procedures. 
  • Report all important information and assist in other tasks upon request. 
  • Performing delegated tasks according based on request by the Nurse Activity Manager 
  • Help the medical team by preventing caretakers in the waiting area outside of MSF Covid 19 center on the rules implemented in covid19 context.
Specific requirements for the role: 
  • Essential Fluency in Arabic, desirable basic level of English 
  • Desirable: basic literacy skills
  • Desirable previous experience in similar position with MSF or other NGOs
 What we offer: 
  • Legal contract and pay in accordance with MSF Salary Grid. The position can also be treated as Daily Worker and pay is in accordance with MSF Daily Worker salary grid.
  • The chance to gain professional development and to develop (career path, training, etc.) within the organisation.
  • The opportunity to contribute to our objective of saving lives, alleviating suffering and working with those most in need.

How to Apply:
  • Interested candidates are invited to submit their complete application file (CV + motivation letter + ID card), Only applications with complete documentation will be considered.
  • By email to
  • Or in the CV box located in Mosul Nablus Hospital  
  • Please indicate “Stretcher Bearer Waiting List East Mosul” in the e-mail title or on the envelope.
  • We recommend all applicants to write a cover letter containing an introduction of yourself, explaining why you are applying for the position, and explaining why you think you are suitable for the position. 
  • Only English CVs will be accepted 
  • Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted 
  • Your application will not be returned to you at any stage of the recruitment process.

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