Paediatrician/Neonatologist

Doctors with Africa CUAMM
Hospital of Chiulo, Angola
Consultant (Short term)

Doctors with Africa CUAMM is the first NGO in the healthcare area officially recognized inItaly.

Founded in 1950 with the aim of training doctors to work in developing countries, CUAMM is working in Angola, Ethiopia, Mozambique, Sierra Leone, South Sudan, Tanzania, Uganda and Central African Republic implementing healthcare projects in partnership with local governments and institutions.

Job title: Paediatrician/Neonatologist

Job location: Angola, Hospital of Chiulo

Application deadline:  

Start date: January 2019

Duration: 6-12 months

Requirements:

  • University Degree in Medicine and Surgery with further specialisation or equivalent title in Paediatrics/Neonatology
  • Good knowledge of written and spoken Portuguese
  • Solid experience in paediatrics and neonatology
  • Previous experience in developing countries
  • Previous experience in paediatric and neonatology departments

Key duties:

The Paediatrician/Neonatologist is responsible for the Paediatrics department, the Neonatology unit and the nutritional center. The specific tasks are:

  • Ensure the proper functioning of the Paediatric and Nutritional Unit
  • Ensure data collection and analysis for paediatric activities
  • Ensure assistance for paediatric patients with tuberculosis and HIV / AIDS
  • Implement on-the-job training and formal training of staff dedicated to neonatal and child services
  • Contribute to the good functioning of the information system and to the strategy of improving the quality of services implemented in the hospital
  • Collaborate with other hospital doctors to ensure the exchange of knowledge and the proper functioning of the hospital in all its components

To apply: http://www.mediciconlafrica.org/en/application/

 Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.

Closing date: 
9th December 2018