Job descriptions Sample Templates How to do it yourself Words and Meanings Interview questions and answersJobs > NGO / Humanitarian > Health Care in Detention Field Officer at International Committee of the Red Cross (ICRC)

Health Care in Detention Field Officer at International Committee of the Red Cross (ICRC)

Nov 26, 2020, 6:35 PM

The International Committee of the Red Cross (ICRC) is an impartial, neutral and independent organisation whose exclusively humanitarian mission is to protect the lives and dignity of victims of armed conflict and other situations of violence and to provide them with assistance.

We are recruiting to fill the position of:

 

 

Job Title: Health Care in Detention Field Officer

Reference No.: ABJ202000164
Location: Abuja

Job Description

  • In collaboration with the HCD health team and the extended detention team (PROT; WatHab; ECOSEC) supports an integrated approach to support of prison services in Nigeria as per the established strategy.
  • Under the direction of the HCD Program manager reviews, implement, monitors/evaluates HCD program, supports development of operational standards and protocols.
  • Participates and contributes to HCD needs assessment for detainees under NCoS, Military or Police as required and supports proposal actions and interventions to improve conditions.
  • Monitors outbreaks and in event of emergency in PoDs works with integrated team to facilitate and coordinate an appropriate health response
  • Ensures confidential management of information, proper management of information collected with appropriate documentation
  • Contributes to internal and external reporting including MoM, Field Trip Reports, assessment reports, QHTRs, MFR, internal reporting and external
  • Maintains/updates/analysis’s relevant database including MAD-DET and Prot 6
  • Maintains confidential individual medical files relating to detention as required
  • Establishes/maintains a strong network with prison and health authorities (NCoS and MoH) and other actors involved in healthcare provision (e.g. Nigerian Centre for Disease Control).
  • Participates as ICRC representative in the Detention Technical Working Group (HCDTWG and contributes to short/long-term planning.
  • Organizes and facilitates relevant meetings with interlocutors and prepares MoMs
  • Develops training programs for capacity building of health staff in prisons and organises training events.
  • Prepares proposal and budget for training.
  • Responsible for ordering and follow up with the logistics department in relation to items needed for health care in detention activities

 

 

How to Apply
Interested and qualified candidates should send their Curriculum vitae and contact details of three Referees to: ABJ_Recruitment_Services@icrc.org clearly indicating "ABJ202000164 Health Care in Detention Field Officer ABJ" as the subject of the email.

Application Instruction
In the body of the mail, please indicate the following in the format as seen:

  • Qualification(s)
  • Current location
  • Languages you speak
  • Years of relevant experience

Note: Applications intended for this role without this subject will not be treated

 

Application Deadline  10th December, 2020.


Similar Jobs

Graduate Procurement Assistant at Premiere Urgence Internationale (PUI)

Cook at Première Urgence Internationale

Project Assistant at International Organization for Migration (IOM)

Technical Logistics Manager at Medecins Sans Frontieres (MSF)

Case Worker - Gender-Based Violence at Malteser International

Vacancies at The International Center for Investigative Reporting (ICIR)

Community Health Extension Worker (CHEW) / Nurse at Prepaid Medicare Services Limited

Latest Vacancies at ActionAid Nigeria

HR Assistant at Idmibok International

Job Vacancies at the United Nations Development Programme


Subscribe to Free Job Alerts!

Being aware and applying for jobs on time increases your chances of getting a job. Information is key. Subscribe to our free job alerts

Enter your email below and click subscribe.


NGO / Humanitarian 
International Committee of the Red Cross Abuja Health Care in Detention Field Officer Field Officer