Paediatrician/Neonatologist

Doctors With Africa
Angola
Full time Staff

JOB LOCATION
Angola, Hospital of Chiulo

START DATE
April 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
Closing date: 
28th February 2019