|Employment Type:||Full Time|
|Salary:||Based On NTA Salary Scale|
|Vacancy Number:||AMA– # 66-02-2023|
|No. Of Jobs:||1|
|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|
|Education:||• Diploma or bachelor’s degree in Midwifery.|
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.
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.
Skills and Behaviors: AMA Values in Practice
• 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
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
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.