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Technical Assistant

Afghan Midwives Association
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Position Title: Technical Assistant

2023-02-12        Kabul       Full Time        76

Job Location: Kabul
Nationality: Afghan
Category: Health Care
Employment Type: Full Time
Salary: Based On NTA Salary Scale
Vacancy Number: AMA– # 66-02-2023
No. Of Jobs: 1
City: Kabul
Organization: Afghan Midwives Association
Years of Experience: • Minimum 3 years experience in the field of midwifery • Minimum of 3 years of work experience in a relevant position
Contract Duration: 12 Months
Gender: Female
Education: • Diploma or bachelor’s degree in Midwifery.
Close date: 2023-02-12

About Afghan Midwives Association:

Afghan Midwives Association (AMA)

The AMA is the technical body for midwifery education, professional development, and policies that enable every midwife in Afghanistan so midwives can practice the highest level of care for the mothers and newborns in the country. The AMA is a member of key national and international forums. For example, AMA is an active member of the Human Resource Development Task Force, the National Reproductive Health Task Force, The Maternal Newborn Health committee, the Afghanistan Midwifery & Nursing Education and Accreditation Board, Afghan Women Network and Secretariat for National Nursing and Midwifery Steering Committee. Similarly, at the regional and international level, AMA is an active member of the International Confederation of Midwives (ICM), and White Ribbon Alliance (WRA) for safe motherhood and women empowerment; also a member of the Asia Midwifery Regional Resource Centre.

Job Descriptions:

Job Purpose

The overall purpose of this position is to technically lead the project under the direction of the senior technical officer. She will also have a key role to coordinate the mentor's activities.

The technical Assistant's role is mainly to coordinate with mentors, the provincial focal point, and the senior technical officer of the mentorship project according to the implementation plan.

Key Accountabilities

  • Under the direction of the senior technical officer, coordinate with mentorship stakeholders on Project  Implementation
  • Regularly monitor the implementation of projects.
  • Participate at AMA staff meetings when necessary
  • Support the senior technical officer on proposal development as necessary
  • Participate   in AMA activities  assigned  by the AMA Executive Director
  • Complete the first draft of each external assessment report and demand reporting as an assigned project under the direction of the Project focal point if necessary
  • Assist with a senior technical officer to Identify success stories, conduct interviews, and generate the first draft when necessary
  • Arranges and attend required training and meetings both inside and outside the AMA Office
  • Develops a comprehensive work plan, and structure in coordination with the Senior technical officer
  • Assist in the implementation of all technical activities of the project   according  to the AMA mission
  • Carries out any other duties assigned by the Supervisor.
  • Prepare a monthly action plan and monthly report.
  • Maintain comprehensive project documentation ( reports)

Skills and Behaviors: AMA Values in Practice


  • Ensure that you work to the best of your ability and demonstrate high levels of commitment to AMA Afghanistan to ensure the objectives of your role.


  • Ensure the effective and efficient use of AMA resources to keep costs low and ensure safety in the workplace


  • Other duties as directed

Job Requirements:

•         Diploma or bachelor’s degree in Midwifery.

•         Minimum 3 years experience in the field of midwifery

•         Minimum of 3 years of work experience in a relevant position  

Submission Guidelines:

Interested qualified candidates should submit a full CV (maximum three pages) with a cover letter explaining their motivation in applying for the job and highlighting their relevant skills and experience;

To apply online please send your application / CV

To:  hr@afghanmidwives.org

CC: sradminhr.officer@afghanmidwives.org

The subject line must be: (Technical Assistant /AMA– #66-02-2023) otherwise your application may not have been considered.     

Only short-listed candidates will be invited for written tests and interviews.

Submission Email:

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