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Job Title: Clinical Services Officer (Midwife)

Location(s): Abuja, Nigeria

Reporting To: Centre Manager

Employer: Marie Stopes International

Sector: NGO

Key Responsibilities:

•   To give high quality MSIN focused community based activities and core clinical Services in the assigned communities and centre of excellence.

•   Efficiently provide core MSIN clinical services (family planning methods).

•   To support and Implement core MSI values within the centre such as de-medicalization, task Shifting, client focus, no blame culture, non-hierarchical management and marketing

•   Ensure proper management and maintenance of all clinical supplies and equipments

•   Ensure proper sterilization of Clinical instrument on a daily basis

•   Ensure proper supervision of the IPO officer in maintaining infection prevention policy

•   Train the health care workers on long term FP/contraceptive methods.

•   Sensitize the community on the importance of FP.

•   Support the Community mobilization activities of the community with counselling, service provision and follow up of clients.

•   Ensure formal communications with the various health partners are properly documented

•   Follow upon all clients complaints relating to any of the MSIN services and make recommendations.

Qualifications, Skills and Experience:

•   Must have a recognised clinical qualification in Midwifery.

•   Must be registered with a recognised local clinical professional body in Nigeria and of good Standing

•   At least 1 year post-graduation experience in a Midwifery position

•   Experience of working in intercourseual and Reproductive Health

•   Excellent provider-client interaction skills

•   Work experience with Nigeria Health Service and/or an INGO

•   Sympathetic to women and men seeking Family Planning and Reproductive Health services

•   Customer-focused with good interpersonal skills to engage with people at all levels –government, donor and community

Length of Contract: Two (2) years (with possibility of extension)

How to Apply:

Interested candidates are to submit a suitability statement and an updated CV as a single document online or to, quoting the position & location applied for as subject of the email e.g. Finance Officer Kano.

Applications that do not follow this format will not be considered.

Deadline: 25-November-2013

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