Author Topic: Medical Doctor Job Vacancy in Nigeria at Médecins Sans Frontières  (Read 827 times)


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Job Title: Medical Doctor

Location: Jahun Hospital, Jigawa State.

Job Description

•   Provide quality medical care for emergency obstetric and neonatal cases in the maternity and VVF cases in the wards in accordance to MSF protocols;

•   Assist the midwives to triage and manage patients presenting with high risk conditions related to pregnancy.

•   Be involved in all surgical procedures and post-operative surgical care, in accordance with MSF protocols

•   Provide consultations for post-natal patients and MSF staff as required;

•   Observe and respect the MSF Charter and adhere to work schedule as per roster and on-call requirements.

•   Treat the patient with respect, providing good quality care and ensuring privacy and confidentiality.

Required Skills and Conditions

•   Nigerian Medical Diploma with minimum of 2 years of active clinical experience since graduation;

•   Interest and/or experience in obstetrics;

•   Strong work ethic, commitment to humanitarian objectives and patient care;

•   Motivation, flexibility and capacity to work as a team and in emergency program;

•   Fluent in spoken and written English and Hausa (preferably).


•   Unlimited contract duration starting May 2012.

•   208 working hours per month and night on-call duty.  

•   Roster flexibility required.  

Method of Application

Submit your CV, copies of medical credentials, registration and a cover letter with contact details to the MSF Administration Office in Jahun (“Application Box” at the Watchmen Desk).

Deadline: 14th May, 2012.

Medical Doctor Job Vacancy in Nigeria

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