Maternity Supervisor (Teknaf Base)

Job Description

Title: Maternity Supervisor (Teknaf Base)

Company Name: Terre des hommes

Vacancy: 1

Job Location: Cox's Bazar (Teknaf)

Employment Status: Full-time, Contractual

Educational Requirements:
∎ Bachelor of Medicine and Bachelor of Surgery(MBBS) in one year or six month PGT in gynecological and obstetrical department in any medical college.

Experience Requirements:
∎ 2 to 3 year(s)

Job Context:
∎ About Terre des hommes:
∎ Since 1960, Tdh has helped build a better future for deprived children and their communities, making an impact with innovative and sustainable solutions. Active in more than 45 countries, Tdh works with local and international partners to develop and implement field projects which improve the daily lives of over 3 million children and their relatives, in the domains of health, protection and emergency relief.
∎ Tdh is working in Bangladesh since 1974, with operations in the north of the country (Kurigram district), in the Dhaka district and in Cox Bazaar district. Tdh is implementing programs on Health, WASH, Access to Justice (social cohesion and conflict resolution), Migration and Child protection, both in development and emergency context.
∎ Following the massive displacement of around 900,000 Rohingya people into Bangladesh, since the end of August 2017, Tdh is implementing an emergency response program to provide relief to the Rohingya refugees and host communities, notably on Child protection, WASH and Health. Tdh`s Child Protection (CP) program consists of three main components: Psychosocial Support (PSS) to children, adolescents, and caregivers; Case Management, including Alternative Care and Caring for Child Survivors, and Support to Community-based CP mechanisms.
∎ Purpose of the Post:
∎ The Maternity Supervisor bears, aside from regular midwife activities, the responsibility for all aspects of the maternity department: Prenatal/postnatal consultations, family planning consultations, gynecology consultations, labor room, delivery room, hospitalization room, and SGBV care.
∎ She/he ensures the supervision of clinical activities and guarantees the quality of midwifery care in the department according to the organization`s protocols, values, and universal hygiene standards in order to provide high-quality mother and child health (MCH) care to the population.

Job Responsibilities:
∎ Ensuring that proposed emergency RH interventions are guided by guidelines and protocols, including the following services/activities: Family Planning, STIs prevention and treatment, Post Abortion Care, ANC/PNC, Facility deliveries, Emergency Obstetric Care (BEmONC) or referrals for CEmONC, and Clinical Care for Survivors of Sexual Assault (CCSAS)
∎ Ensure that all stated RH goals and objectives are met, that projects are monitored, and that reports are submitted in a timely manner
∎ Supervise maternity doctors,midwives ,nurses and other staffs of maternity.
∎ Work closely with the medical team and out reach team of tdh PHC for patient treatment and referral.
∎ Work with the PHC data team to ensure the smooth running of the data system: for data collection and facility level to weekly data compilation reports, databases, and analysis of the data to inform decisions and report-writing.
∎ Assisting the PHC Manager reporting and overall management of PHC
∎ Continuously assessing RH needs and suggesting new projects to address identified unmet needs;
∎ Promoting a culture of learning whereby lessons-learned and good practices are documented and shared for institutional memory;
∎ Any other duties as assigned by the PHC manager to enable and develop tdh programs.

Additional Requirements:
∎ Both males and females are allowed to apply
∎ Experience: Essential working experience of at least 2-3 years in related jobs. Extra courses or training will be an asset.
∎ Language: English and Bengali essential and Rohingya would be an asset.
∎ Person with disability are encouraged to apply

Salary: Tk. 116000 (Monthly)

Compensation & Other Benefits:
∎ Health Cost Reimbursement

Job Source: Online Job Posting.

Application Deadline: 14 Jun 2021

Company Information:
∎ 7 Jun 2021
∎ Terre des hommes
∎ Business : Terre des hommes Foundation (Tdh) is an International Non-Profit Private Organization operating in Bangladesh since 1974 in the fields of Child Protection, Healthcare, Nutrition, Emergency Relief, Water/Sanitation and Hygiene.

Category: NGO/Development

: Tdh is committed to Gender balance & inclusion and these will be important selection criterias. We strongly encourage applicants from the Teknaf sub-district and Cox's Bazar district.Tdh and Tdh employees are required to abide by the values and principles outlined in Tdh Global Code of Conduct and Risk Management Policies.Fully complies with Tdh's Global Code of Conduct and systematically reports any breach to the Code through the whistle-blowing procedure: raises awareness within the Foundation on abuse and violence and the rights deriving therefrom, respecting the rights and dignity of children, members of the communities and our own Staff.Commits to respecting Risk Management Policies including:Safeguarding Policies (Child Safeguarding Policy, Policy on the Protection against Sexual Exploitation and the Directive on Staff Misconduct at the Workplace), Safety and Security Policy and Anti-Fraud/Corruption and Prevention of the Financing of Criminal Activities Policies.Commits to reducing the risk of abuse and harm by developing a culture of open and informed leadership within the organization and in our work with children and the communities in which we intervene.Gender Equality & Equal OpportunityWe are committed to narrowing the gender gap in all positions. We welcome and strongly encourage qualified female professionals to apply.We are an equal opportunity employer and value diversity at our organization. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, or disability status.We offer exciting and varied work, useful and meaningful, in a team that wants to make a difference for vulnerable children. Are you interested to join our committed team to face this challenge?