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HealthNet TPO
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Position Title: Midwife

2022-11-27        Nangarhar       Full Time        56

Job Location: Nangarhar
Nationality: National
Category: Health Care
Employment Type: Full Time
Salary: As per Organization Salary Scale
Vacancy Number: HNTPO-11-20-2022/002
No. Of Jobs: 1
City: Nangarhar Regional Hospital (NRH) Hierarchically and functionally responsible to the Relevant Ward Head Nurse and Nursing Director
Organization: HealthNet TPO
Years of Experience: Two years
Contract Duration: Project Base
Gender: Female
Education: Graduated from recognized midwifery institute, Diploma certified by (MoPH)
Close date: 2022-11-27

About HealthNet TPO:

HealthNet TPO is a Netherlands based not for profit, non-governmental organization founded on the principle that access to affordable quality health care is a basic human right. HealthNet TPO works with interdisciplinary professionals to develop and implement innovative, culturally appropriate, evidence based public health interventions with a focus on: innovative development of health systems, mental health and psychosocial care, long and short term training of health workers, control of communicable diseases (including malaria), and health financing schemes. HealthNet TPO offers ground-breaking and unconventional solutions that foster self-reliance and promote sustainable health care that is accessible to all.

 HealthNet TPO in Afghanistan aims to improve the health status of the people in Afghanistan by supporting the local communities and the Government of Afghanistan in the development of a sustainable health care system.  HealthNet TPO is working in Afghanistan since 1994, implementing integrated health projects managed mainly by national staff and supported technically by expatriate staff from the headquarter office. HealthNet TPO Afghanistan is providing Primary Health Care, Mental Health and psychosocial services, fighting malaria and supporting Mother & Child Health Care in terms of providing training for Community Midwifes and to conduct operation research. Health Net TPO is currently implementing projects in 22 provinces and the major program it implements are Malaria Control program,SEHATMANDI projects in four provinces, nutrition,  Mental Health and Psychosocial program through a community system strengthening approach.

Job Descriptions:

  • Provide health education and counseling to women on all aspects in relation to pregnancy, childbirth, nutrition, hygiene and family planning.
  • Provide care and advice for women during pregnancy. Where the pregnancy is normal, the midwife is expected to be the main caregiver.
  • Inform and refer the woman to a doctor in cases of a high-risk pregnancy or when complications occur.
  • Provide ANC, PNC and delivery care.
  • Provide total care and support for the woman in labour. 
  • Conduct normal and breech deliveries and where necessary, perform episiotomies and suturing.
  • Perform life saving and emergency measures on the patient where a doctor is not available, including manual removal of placenta, maternal resuscitation and bimanual compression of the placenta. 
  • Provide the immediate care for the newborn baby and where necessary perform neonatal resuscitation.
  • Support and advise the mother on infant feeding and vaccination. Promote exclusive breastfeeding. 
  • Provide care to women and support to women with gynecological disorders or undergoing gynecological treatment. This may include manual vacuum aspiration.
  • Maintain and ensure safe storage of all equipment you use. Report faults and damaged equipment. Ensure safe waster disposable of relevant rooms (used gauze, sharps, D/S etc).


  • Requesting the MCH related materials to the manager on the right time.
  • Organizing, managing and controlling the MCH activities.
  • To keep record and on time report of MCH activities.
  • Attending all necessary meetings, workshop and training.

Job Requirements:

  • Graduated from recognized midwifery institute, Diploma certified by (MoPH)
  • At least two years’ experience in relevant field.
  • Fluency spoken written and reading local languages.

Submission Guidelines:

Interested and qualified candidates are requested to send their CVs along with an application letter and apply Via E-mail to sharifnoorzoi.hntpo@gmail.com

Please ensure to fill out the Health Net TPO application form which is available in http://www.acbar.org/application form  

Please ensure to write the number of vacancy and position you are applying for, in the subject line of your E-mail Add.
Incomplete applications or applications received after closing date will not be given consideration. Candidates who are meeting the above criteria will be short listed; 
Nangarhar Address,

NRH(Nangarhar Regional Hospital), Jalalabad Nangarhar, Afghanistan

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