Thursday, March 13, 2014

MSF Switzerland Training Nurse Job in Dagahaley Refugee Camp, Kenya

Medecins Sans Frontieres – Switzerland, Dadaab Programme
Training Nurse 
Based in Dagahaley Refugee Camp

Project Summary:  
The objective of our project is to provide primary and secondary level of health care to the Refugees in Dagahaley refugee camp.  MSF provides a full package of medical care through 4 primary health care units and 1 hospital (100 beds) with 24 hour emergency and OT.

Health services include curative, preventative, nutritional activities and emergency preparedness and intervention with partners. 

Package: Attractive salary package on offer with additional benefits including comprehensive health cover. Supportive learning environment within a large, dynamic International Medical Humanitarian Organization with dedicated career paths for staff. 

Contract duration: 6 months fixed term contract with possibility of extension based on performance.

Main tasks:

  • Assess the training needs related to quality of care in the project in collaboration with the Medical Team Leader
  • Ensure that the training memory program and training material resource centre are well maintained and updated
  • Advice the project team concerning methodology of teaching and pedagogy
  • Analyze feasibility and establish medical training activities in collaboration with the Medical Team Leader
  • Give technical advises for implementing training activities
  • follow up training activities with MSFCH and other stakeholders
  • Nurses with diploma/degree from recognized institutions.
  • Must be a registered community nurse
  • Formal education in training science (pedagogy) (TOT)
  • 2 years experience in a similar role
  • MSF experience an added advantage
  • Persons with the right to work in Kenya and with ability to speak Somali are encouraged to apply
If you meet the above requirements, please send your CV, motivation letter outlining HOW you fulfill each of the requirements in bullet points, copies of certificates/diplomas and current registration documents on or before 24th March, 2014, to or by  mentioning on the envelope the position applied for to:

The Medical Coordinator
MSF-Switzerland, Kenya Mission
P.O. Box 25091 – 00603    
Lavington, Nairobi


Deliver the application to:

Deputy Field Coordinator 
MSF Office - Dagahaley Refugee 

Only short-listed candidates will be contacted.