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Position Title: Community Outreach Midwife (COM)
5 days ago

Community Outreach Midwife (COM)

Afghan Family Guidance Association |AFGA
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Position Title: Community Outreach Midwife (COM)

2021-10-23        Nangarhar       Full Time        16

Job Location: Nangarhar
Nationality: Afghan
Category: Health Care
Employment Type: Full Time
Salary: As per NTA salary scale
Vacancy Number: HR1062-IPPF-AFGA/50
No. Of Jobs: 3
City: Sourkhrod district, Behsood district & PD#4 - Nangarhar City
Organization: Afghan Family Guidance Association |AFGA
Years of Experience: At least have one to two years of relevant experience
Contract Duration: Till 31 December, 2021 (Extendable)
Gender: Female
Education: Graduated from midwifery/nursing schools
Close date: 2021-10-23

About Afghan Family Guidance Association |AFGA:

Afghan Family Guidance Association (AFGA) is an Afghan non-governmental, not-for-profit and non-political organization established in 1968. AFGA has been working in the field of Reproductive health and Rights since its inception and has recently become an associate member of the International Planned Parenthood Federation (IPPF).

AFGA activities were suspended due to war and conflict in the country for ten years (1992-2002) and resumed its activities in 2002 with financial support from International Planned Parenthood Federation (IPPF).

IPPF is an alliance of 151 family planning associations known as Member Associations which has projects in over 180 countries. IPPF continues to be the largest civil society provider of reproductive health information and services in the world.

Job Descriptions:

The community outreach midwife provides individual counseling to female and adolescent, contraceptive methods, pregnancy testing, and appropriate referral. The outreach midwives also provide information to clients about Family planning, HIV/AIDS prevention, violence prevention and intervention.

Mainly the midwives distribute and provide the contraceptive methods (tablets, condoms, injection) to users of family planning and refer them to HFs for long acting methods.

Responsibilities and Duties:

Provide quality services for the clients.
Distribution of short term family planning methods.
Distribution of Folic Acid and multivitamin.
Prepare monthly reports and submission to Supervisor/ AFGA main office via email.
Provide quality counselling services to clients at Community level. Distribution of IEC and BCC materials.
Ensure referral mechanism for advance services to relevant health centers at Nangarhar.
Ensure proper Data recording and reporting system.

Please note that the candidates from Sourkhrod District, Behsood District, and PD#4 – Nangarhar city will be prioritized.

Job Requirements:

Graduated from midwifery/nursing schools.
Having Family planning knowledge (counselling and methods).
Experience of family planning method provision.
Good communication skills.
Familiarity with smart devices such as tablets and laptops.

Submission Guidelines:

All interested and qualified candidates should submit their CVs along with a Cover letter to vacancies@afga.org.af and no later than (October 23, 2021), please mention position title and Vacancy number clearly in the subject line of your email. 

Applications are accepted in English and shortlisted candidates will be contacted only. Submission after the deadline will not be considered.

Submission Email:

vacancies@afga.org.af

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