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Overview of position:
- Response Med is seeking to provide health professionals to deliver clinical services in UN facilities located in Somalia.
- Personnel shall deliver primary care & hospital level services, including emergency, surgical, diagnostic, intensive care & general hospital services.
- Personnel shall provide the services at the UN level 1+ health facility located in the UNSOS camp within the AAIA in Mogadishu & in sector health facilities, as & when required.
- Additionally, personnel may be to reinforce these AMISOM level 2 hospitals during emergency situations that severely stress facilities.
- The UN level 1+ health facility is a capability that was established in 2012 with the objective of providing emergency & primary health care for the UN international personnel in Somalia.
- The facility has since been supporting UNSOS, UNSOM & AMISOM FHQ personnel.
- Additionally, the facility is available to international personnel from other UN entities, diplomatic missions & UNSOS contracted vendors, on a cost recovery basis.
- Services may, on occasion, also be extended to the SNA.
We are looking for a dedicated Public Health Nurse to administer community healthcare & facilitate appropriate intervention plans. In this role, your duties will include instructing families on patient care, providing maternity & childcare guidance & creating awareness of disease prevention & control measures. The successful candidate will be a team player with the ability to effectively add value to enabling good patient outcomes & shape best clinical & non clinical practice. Key responsibilities include but not limited to:
- Providing nursing services & healthcare education at homes & community clinics.
- Developing treatment & intervention plans based on healthcare assessments.
- Instructing families on patient care & promoting healthy lifestyles.
- Coordinating treatment, convalescence & rehabilitation plans with other healthcare providers.
- Providing maternity & childcare guidance, as well as facilitating interventions, when required.
- Conducting immunization programs, as well as promoting disease prevention & control measures.
- Inventorizing & replenishing medical supplies, as well as maintaining medical equipment.
- Updating & maintaining patient files & medical records.
- Participating in health education initiatives & keeping abreast of advancements in the field of public health.
- Performing regular vehicle maintenance checks, logging trips & proactively initiating repairs.
- This role reports to the line manager.
- Bachelors Degree / Diploma as a Registered Nurse with a minimum of three years progressive post qualification clinical experience in general nursing.
- Postgraduate training, in Public Health with a minimum of three years’ post specialist qualification.
- Currently registered & licensed to practice nursing & apply specialty without supervision in own country or another UN member state.
- English proficiency, a minimum of level B 2 is required.
- Preference / desire to live & work in Somalila.
- This role does not have any team management responsibility.
- Qualified female candidates are encouraged to apply for this role.
- CTG is open to reviewing applications of both expats as well as Somali nationals for this role.
- Job City Mogadishu