MAIN ACTIVITIES

  • Ensuring a good management and smooth running of the Paediatric ward and related units (Neonatology, Malnutrition, etc.)
  • Supervising and supporting the quality of paediatric/neonatology services, also performing clinical activities.
  • Collaborate with other doctors to ensure the smooth running of the hospital in all its components, including on-call guard and night calls.
  • Contribute to on-the-job training and formal training of ward staff.
  • Collaborate in any operational research and scientific documentation activities.
  • Act as a tutor of a resident doctor involved in our Junior Project Officer program (if required).

Requirements

  • Degree in Medicine and Specialisation or equivalent qualification in Paediatrics.
  • Good knowledge of English, French or Portuguese (depending on the destination country).
  • Professional experience in paediatric and/or neonatology field.
  • Preferable previous experience – working or volunteering – in fragile or low income countries.
  • Ability of adapting skills and competencies to contexts with limited resources and capacity to effectively cooperate with the national staff.
  • Availability to stay in the field for 6-12 months.

If you are interested in working with us look at our vacancies or submit your application.

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