Nursing Educational Services Instructor

  French Medical Institute for Mothers and Children
Bachelor's Degree   Afghanistan, Kabul Full Time 861
Date Posted:Apr 27, 2017
Closing Date:May 5, 2017
Work Type:Full Time
Number of Vacancies:1
Functional Area:Nursing
Salary Range:Salary is negotiable
Years of Experience:2 Years
Contract Duration:Not specified
Extension Possibility:Yes
Contract Type:Permanent
Probation Period:3 months
Required Languages:96,90,66

About French Medical Institute for Mothers and Children:


The French Medical Institute for Mothers and Children (FMIC) was founded in 2006 is a unique public-private partnership between the Governments of Afghanistan and France, a French NGO – La Chaine de L’Espoir/Enfants Afghans and the Aga Khan Development Network through the Aga Khan University Hospital. FMIC embodies a sign of hope for the medical care mothers and children in Kabul. The Institute has risen to the challenge of charting a course towards sustainable health solutions for Afghanistan. It is the first ISO certified hospital in Afghanistan, aiming to provide compassionate, accessible, cost-effective, high quality care services to the population of Afghanistan. Currently the hospital provides161-bed inpatient care for children and adults, including 15 beds for pediatric intensive care, 17 bed adult cardiac care with a state of art cardiac catheterization laboratory, 52 new beds for maternal care, 63 beds allocated for pediatric medical and surgical units and a 14 bed neonatal intensive care unit. Six operation theatres, a department of radiology which includes CT-Scan and MRI capabilities, a state-of-the-art laboratory, a 24 hour pharmacy service and outpatient services for the adult population in medical and surgical specialties. FMIC also runs a Postgraduate Medical Education considering a training hub for healthcare professionals. Through its e-Health programme, FMIC offers telemedicine and eLearning services to hospitals in Bamyan, Badakhshan and Kandahar in Afghanistan and Khorog in Tajikistan. FMIC is working towards expansion of its health services towards establishing a comprehensive 400 bed Academic Medical Complex in Kabul, which will serve not only the Afghan population but Central Asia as well, as a medical Center of excellence.”

Job Summary:

Plan and initiate nursing educational activities to strengthen the knowledge and skills of FMIC nursing staff.

Duties & Responsibilities:

The ideal candidate would be able to:
1. Strengthening the program of nursing education services
2. Identifying the continuous education and training needs and implementing the appropriate educational programs for nursing staff
3. Develop different training modules and plan trainings for nursing staff from different areas
4. Ensuring all staff meet credentialing requirements
5. Plan and coordinate effective overseas training for nursing staff
6. Overseas and ensure the effective implementation of Badakhshan capacity building plan
7. Facilitate trainees from outside hospital i.e. GIHS, KMU, Faisabad and Bamyan Hospital
8. Conduct trainings/ workshops for AKDN or other organizations on request basis
9. Prepare a comprehensive report for NES monthly and annual educational activities
10. Participate in timely hiring of staff on various vacancies of nursing division
11. Ensure that all newly inducted nurses possess knowledge and skills through conducting nursing orientation programs
12. Developing and strengthening nursing policies, procedures and procedures and protocols for maintaining the international standards of care
13. Develop and review documents/ forms for its effective implementation
14. Plan and organize quality audits for nursing and infection control policies and procedures

Job Requirement:

The Ideal Candidate Should have Professional Qualifications:

Nursing degree registered with the relevant entities i.e. MoPH/ MoHE

Basic life support (BLS) provider and instructor

Pediatric advance life support (PALS) / Advance cardiac life support (ACLS) / Neonatal resuscitation program provider and instructor

Medication certificate module for RNs

Peripheral intervenes cannulation (PIVC)

Good Communication and interpersonal skills and ability to build rapport with team members.

Model the mission and values of the institution.

Make responsible decision that result in time and cost containment to the institution and customers and clear accountability.

Travel within or outside the country for short/long term training/mission when needed

Job Location:

Afghanistan, Kabul
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