Title: Medical Supervisor Officer ( Emergency Roster )- Somalia National
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Under the general guidance of health project coordinator, the medical doctors will be responsible for providing day-to-day consultation and care to RAS population at their respective locations. The incumbent will closely work with the project assistants, project coordinator, RAS leaders and the hospital management to ensure effective health services to RAS are provided.
QUALIFICATIONS AND EXPERIENCE
Bachelor’s Degree in Medicine and Surgery
Two (2) years’ experience in primary health care activities
Experience in humanitarian response especially for refugee population
Strong organizational, interpersonal, and communication skills
Understanding rights-based approaches and participatory concepts and practical experience in humanitarian settings
Sensitive to issues affecting children and committed to Save the Children’s Child Safeguarding policy
We need to keep children safe so our selection process reflects our commitment to the protection of children from abuse. Employment is subject to our Child protection standards including background checks and adherence to our Child Safeguarding Policy
Save the Children is an equal opportunity employer and seeks to employ and assign the best qualified talent.
Save the Children International does not charge any kind of fee at whichever stage of the recruitment process and does not act through recruitment agents & This position is subjected to the emergency response fund approval and offers will not be extended until fund has been granted.