FHI 360 is a nonprofit human development organization dedicated to improving lives in lasting ways by advancing integrated, locally driven solutions. Our staff includes experts in Health, Education, Nutrition, Environment, Economic Development, Civil Society, Gender, Youth, Research and Technology- creating a unique mix of capabilities to address today’s interrelated development challenges. FHI 360 serves more than 60 countries, all 50 U.S. states and all U.S. territories.
Northeast Nigeria is currently facing a growing humanitarian crisis with a vast number of Internally Displaced Persons in need of emergency assistance. These IDPs are living among host communities, lacking access to livelihoods and resources, ultimately leading to unprecedented levels of malnutrition and food insecurity. FHI 360 has been working in Nigeria for over 30 years and is now expanding activities in Borno State to respond to the IDP crisis.
We are currently seeking qualified candidates for the position of;
Position: Assistant Technical Officer-Primary Health Care
Contract Type: 1 year fixed term
No of Red.: 1
Location: Selected LGA in Borno
The Assistant Technical Officer-Primary Health Care, Care will provide programmatic and operational support in one of the three field sites’s health clinics. Under the supervision of the Primary Health Care Coordinator, the ATO, PHC will manage all activities related to the health clinic while ensuring the quality of services are delivered.
Minimum Recruitment Standards:
MB.BS/MD/PHD or similar degree with 1 to 2 years’ relevant experience in clinical care with a sound understanding of RH in humanitarian relief settings.
Possession of an MPH or post graduate degree in a related field is required.
Familiarity with Nigerian public sector health systems and NGOs and CBOs is highly desirable.
How to Apply:
Vacancy closes on 21st January, 2017. For detailed information, please visit our international employment webpage at www.fhi360.org. FHI 360 has a competitive compensation package. Interested candidates may go to FHI 360’s Career Center at www.fhi360.org/careers to register online, and to submit CV/resume or submit hard copies of applications at FHI 360 Office in Maiduguri. FHI 360 is an Equal Opportunity Employer Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted
FHI 360 does not charge candidates a fee for a tact or Interview.
FHI 360 will not provide support for relocation and travel stipends for candidates traveling (from other locations.