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Apply For Job As National Medical officer
Posted by Isaac Urom
Date Posted: September 17, 2020, 12:40 pm

National Medical Officer, International Humanitarian Community(IHC) Isolation/ Treatment Center 

  • Job Type: Full-Time
  • Qualification: BA/Bsc/HND , MBA/MSC/MA
  • Experience: 2 - 4 years
  • Location:Borno
  • Job Field:Medical/Health Care, NGO/Non-Profit

SVN No: CFCV2020.047
Location: Maiduguri, Borno
Organizational Unit: Humanitarian Hub
IOM Classification: Ungraded
Deadline: Sep 29, 2020

Job Resposibilities
Specifically, the incumbents shall:

  • Undertake day-to-day clinical duties at the IHC COVID-19 Isolation Center.
  • Provide overall supervision and coordination of clinical operations of the Center.
  • Follow up and track positive cases and direct contacts.
  • Determine and endorse laboratory services required by the patients admitted at the IHC Isolation Center.
  • Coordinate with the medical consultants UMTH deployed to the Center in the case management of the patients admitted at the Center.
  • Evaluate and monitor the management of each patient admitted at the Center from the time the patient is admitted until the patient is discharged. Keep a complete record of the medical condition / complication and medical intervention / treatment given to each patient admitted to the Center.
  • Supervise the nurses and non-medical staff of UMTH assigned to the Center.
  • Organize the shift roster of the nurses and non-medical staff assigned by UMTH to the Center.
  • Prepare pertinent weekly reports on the operation of the Center.
  • Monitor consumables of the center to ensure sufficient stock at any given time.
  • Perform any other responsibilities as assigned

Required Qualifications and Experience

  • Master's Degree in Medicine - MBChB from an accredited academic institution with two years of continuous professional working experience preferably in Epidemiology and Public Health; or
  • Bachelor's degree in the above fields with four years of relevant professional experience.
  • Mandatory valid registration license with the National Medical Board
  • Mandatory valid certificate in BLS and ALS within in the past 2 years.


  • Clinical experience progressively responsible in one of the areas of medicine including residency / internship in one of the medical specialties, preferably internal medicine, ICU, or family medicine with relevant experience in emergency room or ICU.
  • Experience working on health crisis issues and management of infectious diseases.
  • Previous experience in humanitarian crisis and infectious diseases is highly desirable.
  • Experience working in COVID-19 Isolation and Treatment Centre is highly desirable.
  • Proven experience of a minimum of six month at an Intensive Care Unit in the past 5 years is highly desirable


  • Skills in project or programmed management, administration, international relations, or related area.
  • Experience in drafting reports, statements and briefing materials for senior management is required


  •  Fluency in English and Hausa / Kanuri

Method of Application

Interested and qualified candidates should submit their Applications via email to: [email protected] indicating Position applied on subject line


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