Midwife

  Afghanistan Center for Training and Development - ACTD
  Afghanistan Unspecified 456
Date Posted:Apr 5, 2010
Reference:ACTD 049
Closing Date:Apr 16, 2010
Work Type:Unspecified
Number of Vacancies:3
Gender:Male
Functional Area:Health/Medical
Nationality:International
Salary Range:Salary is negotiable
Years of Experience:2 Years
Contract Duration:Not specified
Extension Possibility:No
Contract Type:Short Term
Probation Period:1 month
Required Languages:

About Afghanistan Center for Training and Development - ACTD:

 

Job Summary:

The staff will provide midwifery services and education to clients

Duties & Responsibilities:

1. To provide necessary advise and assist on ANC, PNC and Family Planning methods
2. Provide information and consultation on Family Planning for any patient comes to health center.
3. Be responsible for basic gynecological examination and ask the doctor for advice in case of need.
4. Pregnancy testing.
5. Counseling on Reproductive health specially on Family Planning methods.
6. Completion of notes, registration and other paperwork.
7. To screen and treat women for anemia and other pregnancy related pathologies in consultation with the doctor
8. To conduct normal and abnormal deliveries in a safe environment
9. To provide and promote health education taking into account cultural, and religious factors.
10. To promote breastfeeding for at least 2 years.

Job Requirement:

1. Degree from Intermediate Medical Institute or equivalent to that in midwifery.
2. Clinical experience ( At least 3 years)
3. Good knowledge of written and spoken Dari and Pashto is desirable.
4. NGO experience – Desirable
5. local staff highly appreciated to apply

Job Location:

Afghanistan
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