Medical Doctor

Bachelor's Degree   Multi Location Full Time 1200
Date Posted:Nov 10, 2021
Closing Date:Dec 16, 2021
Work Type:Full Time
Number of Vacancies:3
Functional Area:Health/Medical
Salary Range:As per company salary scale
Years of Experience:3 - 20 Years
Contract Duration:18 month(s)
Possibility of Contract Extension:No
Contract Type:Project Based
Probation Period:3 months
Required Languages:Dari,Pashto,English

About CARE International in Afghanistan:


CARE is a non-governmental, non political, non-profit, non-partisan and non-sectarian humanitarian organization, extending its relief and development assistance to those in need.

Job Summary:

As per bellow duties and responsibilities

Duties & Responsibilities:

  • Responsible for overall mobile health team management in the field, reporting, planning OPD sessions and leading other team members (midwife, psychosocial & nutrition counsellors and vaccinator) as per their job description.


  • Make sure that all planned primary health care as per BPHS, sexual reproductive services, trauma care and other project interventions are executed and expected services are delivered to all target population within the catchment area.


  • Maintain required quality of care in terms of providing healthcare services to patients (consultation, diagnosis, treatment, referral), health education/conducting awareness raising sessions and reporting.


  • Make sure that all mobile health team healthcare services are delivered according to current medical practices, national guidelines/treatment protocols and organization policies/procedures (with main focus to privacy, internal control/accountability, humanitarian principles etc.).


  • Responsible for technical support and monitoring of other mobile health team members’ activities and make sure that healthcare services are delivered as per relevant guidelines, standards and protocols.


  • Responsible to make sure that project resources are properly utilized in the field, quality of service delivery and data entry is maintained by all team members and close working coordination is maintained with local communities/stakeholders/elders.


  • Responsible of regular updates and data entry of daily OPD/consultation in different HMIS/reporting tools/formats/registers according to MoPH/project needs and scope of work. 


  • Active participation in MHT related community-based activities, awareness raising sessions, meetings and lead MHT colleagues’ coordination with local health committees/CDCs and other forums.


  • Identify and report immediately any problems at community/SDP level that may interfere in achieving program objectives or need relevant management action.


  • Participate in designing and implementation of on the job trainings for mobile health team staff as per project work plan and staff need for knowledge and skills development within scope of MHT.
  • Any other duties as assigned by the supervisor,


Job Requirement:

  • MD from a recognized university accepted by Ministry of Higher Education of Afghanistan. Desirable degree in Public Health.
  • Minimum 3 years’ relevant work experience as Medical doctor in the health in humanitarian sector
  • Experience with monitoring tools and systems in the health and nutrition sectors
  • Essential computer literacy (word, excel and internet)
  • Experience with MHIS reporting system
  • Commitment to CARE principles.
  • Comply with all relevant CARE policies and procedures.
  • Experience in trainings and capacity building / development of staff is desirable.
  • Ability and willingness to travel and stay work time at service delivery point
  • 1 Core Competencies:
  • Detail-oriented and self-motivated.
  • Able to listen well, accurately communicate ideas, and to work well in a team
  • Ability to communicate effectively both verbally and in writing, with a range of individuals and groups
  • Work enthusiastically and with patient
  • Culturally flexibility and respect multi-cultural environment
  • 4.2 Skills and Experience:
  • Experience with project monitoring tools and reporting systems in the health and nutrition sectors
  • Minimum or essential computer literacy (word, excel and internet)
  • Experience of ministry of public health/HMIS reporting system/formats.
  • Background of compliance with organizational policies and procedures.
  • Experience in trainings and capacity building / development of staff is desirable.
  • Ability and willingness to travel and stay work time at service delivery point
  • Excellent skills of problem solving and decision making 
  • Strong communication skills
  • Patient counselling and advice
  • Willingness to work under COVID-19 situation, but will be having reasonable PPE and IPC measurement in place.
  • Technical skills to provide effective safe motherhood services.
  • 4.3 Education and working experience
  • Graduated from a registered and recognized medical institute with at least three-year work experience in related field, previous BPHS experience is desirable
  •  4.4 Languages Skills:
  • Fluency in spoken and written Dari and Pashtu is a requirement. English Language skills is a plus point.

Job Location:

Afghanistan, Khost, Ghazni

Submission Guideline:

  • Please submit your completed CARE Standard Job application form ( along with updated CV to before the closing date, applications without CARE Standard Job application form will be considered for shortlisting.
  • Applications after closing date will not be accepted.
  • Please Indicate the position title, Vacancy Number and Location of province that you apply for in the Subject Line (Medical Doctor Loc-75-2021 Musakhel, Nadirshakot or Rashidan) otherwise your application will not be considered.
  • Only residence of Khost (Musakhel and Nadirshakot Districts) Ghazni (Rashidan District) can apply for this position.
  • Please note that there is no telephonic inquiry and only shortlisted applicants will be contacted with and call for Interview.
  • The successful applicant will be expected to undergo a Police check, Bridger check & Reference check and be compliant and sign up to Care Afghanistan’s Code of Conduct, PSHA (Prevention from Sexual harassment, exploitation and abuse) and other Care Afghanistan policies prior to a final offer being made.
  • Qualified People with Physical Disabilities and Female candidate are highly encourage to apply.

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