Project Manager Maternal and Child Health

Location: Tanzania
Closing date: 29 Sep 2016


SolidarMed is a medium size Swiss NGO, dynamic, flexible and with a clear vision.

Project Information

Health Manager , Iraq

Employer: Medair
Location: Dohuk, Iraq
Closing date: 31 Oct 2016
Starting: ASAP

Project Overview

In response to the ongoing crisis in Iraq, Medair’s programme is delivering emergency assistance to Iraqi IDPs in Kurdistan region of Iraq. We have projects in the sectors of Health, WASH, Shelter and NFI Assistance.

Initial Contract Details

Full time, contract of 12 months

Key Activity Areas
Health Management
Responsible for the implementation, management, supervision and support of the assigned health project(s) in line with the activity plan and time frame of the relevant project proposal and any applicable national and international guidelines and standards.

Nurse/Admin , Middle East

Employer: Lapita Hotel Dubai
Location: United Arab Emirates - Dubai

Closing :  20 Sep 2016
Ref: 16000SP8

Job Summary
Answer patients' questions and determine how to assist them. Record patient symptoms, medical information, and changes in condition. Make referrals if necessary. Measure and record patients' vital signs. Recommend and implement patient care plans and interventions based on assessment of patient conditions. Administer medications or start intravenous fluids, and note times and amounts. Provide basic patient care and treatments, such as taking temperatures/blood pressures, cleaning/dressing wounds, massaging muscles, or delivering hot/cold applications. Administer emergency treatment for injuries/illnesses; arrange medical care if necessary. Inform employer/employees of health problems to minimize or eliminate potential illness risks. Record, store, and maintain guests' assessment and counseling information. Maintain up-to-date knowledge of professional area, seek additional information when presented with unfamiliar situations; participate in ongoing professional development. Candidate Profile Education Bachelor's Degree Related 

At least 2 years of related work experience Business Results Medical Assessment
Answer patients' questions and determine how to assist them.
Record patient symptoms, medical information, and changes in condition and make physician referrals if necessary.
Measure and record patients' vital signs, such as height, weight, temperature, blood pressure, pulse, and respiration.
Recommend and implement patient care plans and interventions based on assessment of patient conditions.Patient Care

Emergency Health Coordinator

Employer:International Rescue Committee
Location: Global
Closing date: 21 Oct 2016

Background/IRC Summary:

The IRCs Emergency Preparedness and Response Unit (EPRU) leads or oversees IRCs global emergency preparedness and response activities. The mission of the EPRU is to help meet the immediate survival needs and reduce suffering in conflict or disaster affected populations during the acute phase of an emergency. The EPRU also works in protracted emergencies, where the risk to life may be reduced but the population is still subjected to rights abuses and a lack of basic services.

The IRCs fulltime Emergency Response Team (ERT) is a standing team of specialized professionals ready to deploy to an emergency within 72 hours. The ERT is supplemented by personnel drawn from the IRCs Emergency Internal and External Rosters.

Job Overview/Summary:

External Emergency Roster Staff are deployed to support either existing country programs in their emergency response, or to initiate a new program in the crisis zone. The overall responsibility of the team is to rapidly and effectively design, develop and manage the IRC's on-site humanitarian response to meet the immediate needs of the affected population. Response personnel are also responsible for supporting the transfer of responsibilities and knowledge to the long-term staff to ensure the continuity of IRC programming and operations.

The Emergency Health Coordinator will work under the direction of IRC's Emergency Field Director or designated country emergency lead and is expected to provide leadership and direction in strengthening an effective, high quality and timely emergency health response. The Emergency Health Coordinator will also coordinate different components of the

Health Coordinator , Lebanon

Employer: Premiere Urgence
Location:  Beirut , Lebanon

The Health Coordinator (HC) will support the Deputy Head of Mission for Program Implementation in providing leadership, strategic vision and technical support to all aspects of the health program in Lebanon. The HC will contribute to the identification of programmatic priorities, design and direction for health programming in Akkar, Mount Lebanon, Saida, as well as any other areas where accurate needs are identified. In addition, the HC will ensure that the health program is implemented in accordance with international protocols, guidelines and best practices and national programs and regulation. He or she will promote the quality of care provided through the PUI health services.


Strategy: working alongside the Deputy Head of Mission for Program Implementation and cooperating closely with the Headquarters’ Medical Referent, he/she contributes to the development of new health-related initiatives for the mission and is in charge of technically defining the Health component in the whole integrated programming strategy at mission level.

Nursing Director

Employer:  Friends Without a Border
Location:Lao People's Democratic Republic
Closing date: 31 Aug 2016

Friends Without A Border (Friends) is a New York based non-profit organization dedicated to providing high-quality healthcare to the underserved children of Southeast Asia. In 1999 Friends built and established Angkor Hospital for Children (AHC) in Siem Reap, Cambodia.

Friends latest project is the Lao Friends Hospital for Children (LFHC) in Luang Prabang, Lao PDR, which is a pediatric hospital newly opened in February 2015, partnering with the Luang Prabang Provincial Hospital (LPPH).

LFHC is a teaching hospital with inpatient and outpatient services, emergency, surgical services, NICU, radiology, pharmacy and outreach/Homecare services open. LFHC will also develop capacity building programs aimed at training hundreds of Laotian healthcare workers, reaching out to the community to teach health promotion and disease prevention and providing high-quality and compassionate care to the children of Laos

Position Summary

The Nursing Director’s (ND) primary function is managing the nursing team. Including administration, recruitment and clinical education of the nurses at LFHC. This includes supervision of pediatric medical care, clinical rounds, and the design and implementation of didactic lectures, making of rosters, interviewing and hiring nurses, training in practical skills as well as mentorship. The ND also assists in the design and implementation of clinical guidelines with the medical director and executive director. The ND works closely with the logistics team, providing the clinical role in

Health Program Coordinator – Syria Response

Employer: Relief International
Location: Syria
Closing date: 14 Sep 2016

About RI: Relief International (RI) is a leading global organization and home to teams of humanitarian professionals committed to transforming adversity into renewal for the world’s most vulnerable populations. By partnering with beneficiaries and communities on the front-lines, RI innovatively bridges the gap between immediate relief and long-term community development.

Position Summary: 
Relief International (RI) currently seeks a dynamic, hands-on Health Program Coordinator to support one or multiple Syria Response projects focused on Health based in Turkey, Jordan or Lebanon. The Coordinator will be responsible for overall project management and for ensuring that project objectives are on track, which will require him/her to work constructively with colleagues across his/her country team, within the Middle East Region and with the Global Emergency Response Team. The Coordinator will provide technical direction to project staff and partners in the areas of health and nutrition, according to the projects’ activities, and provide recommendation for improvements in RI’s health service delivery. The capacity building and monitoring of local partners will be an integrated component of the Coordinator’s work. In addition, the Coordinator will, on an on-going basis, assess current health and nutrition needs and assist in program development to secure funding for new projects from a range of donors. This position requires an individual who is used to the pace of emergency response programming, does not require close supervision or direction, and is flexible and highly responsive.

Position Responsibilities and Duties: