Organization : International Rescue Committee
Type : Nonprofits / องค์กรไม่แสวงหาผลกำไร
Date : 22 Nov 2017
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Deadline : 4 / December / 2017
Job Title: Clinical Manager
Location: Sangkhaburi district, Kanchanaburi province
Background/IRC Summary: The International Rescue Committee (IRC) responds to the world’s worst humanitarian crises, helping to restore health, safety, education, economic wellbeing, and power to people devastated by conflict and disaster. Founded in 1933 at the call of Albert Einstein, the IRC is at work in over 40 countries and 26 U.S. cities helping people to survive, reclaim control of their future and strengthen their communities. The IRC has been operating in Thailand since 1975 and currently provides assistance to displaced persons in Tak, Kanchanaburi, Ratchaburi and Mae Hong Son provinces.
IRC provides primary health care and environmental health services in several refugee camps in Thailand. Primary health care services work to maintain low morbidity and mortality rates, while increasing the capacity of refugee-trained health care workers to provide curative and preventive treatment. IRC and community-based partner organizations also lead provision of clinical services in the camps, including reproductive health services and neonatal care. Clinical services include out-patient department (OPD) and in-patient department (IPD) care; laboratories supporting IPD/OPD and reproductive health clinics; pharmacy services for essential drugs; community health education, and mental health care. Environmental health services aim to create a healthy living environment for refugees living in the camps through the provision of quality water and sanitation facilities, leading efforts to improve access to chlorinated water, sanitation, and hygiene in the camps.
Under the direct supervision of the Senior Clinical Manager, the Clinical Manager is responsible for provision of clinical consultations of complicated cases, decisions on referrals, planning and organizing refresher trainings for clinical, reproductive and child health (RCH) and other refugee health workers, and monitoring of clinical services to improve / maintain the quality of clinical services provided by the refugee health workers in Ban Don Yang temporary shelter (refugee camp). The Clinical Manager will provide supervision and technical support to reproductive and child health midwife, laboratory officer, and psychosocial manager. He/She will assist in disease surveillance activities, outbreak investigation and response, on-time data verification of Health Information System (HIS) reporting as necessary.
Key Working Relationships:
Position Reports to: Senior Clinical Manager
Education: Bachelor of Medicine-Bachelor of Surgery (MBBS), Doctor of Medicine (MD).
Work Experience: Minimum 3 years working experience preferably in a primary care setting. Previous work experience in reproductive health in a refugee setting or in developing country is a plus.
Demonstrated Skills and Competencies:
Language Skills: Fluency in English. Burmese, Thai, or Karen is a plus
Working Environment: The position will be based in the IRC satellite office in Kanchaaburi province, with frequent and regular travel to the refugee camp (Band Don Yang).
HOW TO APPLY:
Application letter and most recent CV in English stating qualifications and experience should be submitted to the IRC Human Resources Department at Thailand.HR@rescue.org
All applications will be treated confidentially and not returned. The IRC considers all applicants on the basis of merit without regard to race, national origin, religious beliefs, sexual orientation, age, marital status or physical or mental disability. The IRC is an equal opportunity employer.
APPLICATION DEADLINE : 4 December 2017
Contact : Thailand.firstname.lastname@example.org