Closing date: 29 Feb 2020
Doctors with Africa CUAMM is the first NGO in the healthcare area officially recognized in Italy.
Founded in 1950 with the aim of training doctors to work in developing countries, CUAMM is working in Angola, Ethiopia, Mozambique, Sierra Leone, South Sudan, Tanzania, Uganda and the Central African Republic implementing healthcare projects in partnership with local governments and institutions.
JOB TITLE Paediatrician/Neonatologist
JOB LOCATION Ethiopia, Hospital of Jinka
APPLICATION DEADLINE: February 29, 2020
START DATE April-May 2020
DURATION 6-12 months
REQUIREMENTS - University Degree in Medicine and Surgery with further specialisation or equivalent title in Paediatrics
Good knowledge of written and spoken English
Solid experience in paediatrics and neonatology
Adaptability to live and work in a rural context
KEY DUTIES The Paediatrician/Neonatologist is responsible for the Paediatrics department, the Neonatology unit and the nutritional center. The project principle objective is to improve the quality of pediatric services at Jinka Hospital, with particular reference to neonatology and nutrition. The specific tasks are:
• Ensure the proper functioning of the Paediatric and Nutritional Unit
• Ensure data collection and analysis for paediatric and nutrition activities
• Visit the Turmi health center to provide technical assistance in the pediatric field
• Implement on-the-job training and formal training of staff dedicated to neonatal and child services
How to apply:
Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.
Selection interviews will be done face-to-face or by Skype