Nurse Lead

Job Description

Title: Nurse Lead

Company Name: Relief International

Vacancy: Not specific

Job Location: Cox's Bazar (Ukhia)

Employment Status: Full-time

Educational Requirements:
∎ BSC/Diploma in Nursing/Midwifery from an accredited academic institution; and registered at Bangladesh Nursing and Midwifery Council; any post graduate degree/diploma/fellowship is an asset.

Experience Requirements:
∎ At least 2 year(s)

Job Context:
∎ Duty Station: Ukhiya- ITC, Bangladesh
∎ Report To: Matron
∎ Expected Start Date: At Earliest
∎ Contract length: Up to 30th September, 2022 (With possibility of Extension subject to funding, program needs and performance of incumbent)

Job Responsibilities:
∎ Under the guidance of the Matron, the Nurse Lead will be responsible for-

∎ Identifies patient care requirements with patients with special attention to the women, girls, boys and men to ensure that their needs are met equally/pregnant women to ensure adequate check-ups during antenatal, childbirth and postnatal care.
∎ Assist the patients in understanding their condition, medication with dose intervals.
∎ Counsel patients and caregivers in prevention of disease.
∎ Assist Medical Doctor in conducting health examination conducting history taking, measurement, treatment, medicine management and dispensing, immunization and collating medical reports and also in performing medical procedure and referral including but not limited to other patient follow up and specimen collection when required.
∎ Guide and supervise nurses in patient triage, infection control and prevention, patient counselling, cleanliness etc.
∎ To manage and supervise the team of nurses.
∎ Assists in the operations of the IPD including rostering of nurses, completing medication requests and ensuring all needed equipment is available and in working order.
∎ To ensure and maintain the proper supply chain of logistics to the nurse team.
∎ Maintain daily checklist of all medical equipment and medicines to ensure that all medical kits are ready and fully stocked, with all medical supplies organized, listed, and within the expiration period.
∎ Regularly supervise, monitor, update and maintain the record of patient care and other information related to patient.
∎ Assist Medical Doctor in identifying priority health needs and other activities including but not limited to regular diseases outbreak monitoring, collecting statistical information.
∎ Contribute in ensuring the safeguarding in the organization.
∎ Perform any other duties assigned by the matron.

∎ IPC Management

∎ Ensure proper donning and doffing of PPE items.
∎ Conduct proper triage, early recognition and source control.
∎ Supervise instrument processing.
∎ Monitor waste management in the hospital.

Additional Requirements:
∎ Both males and females are allowed to apply
∎ At least three (2) years' experience in relevant clinical fields.
∎ Previous experience of managing teams.
∎ Experience of managing an IPD.
∎ Previous experience in RI is highly desirable.
∎ Previous experience in international organization is an advantage. Knowledge and experience with working in the field of refugee health care will be added as advantage.
∎ Effectively applies knowledge on clinical skills, bedside manner, infection control, administering medication, phlebotomy, maintenance etc.
∎ Adequate practical knowledge on handling child delivery and its complications.
∎ Works effectively with local authorities, stakeholders, and beneficiaries.
∎ Excellent interpersonal skill.
∎ Enthusiasm to learn.
∎ Optimistic and friendly.
∎ Flexibility.

∎ As per RI National Pay Scale Policy in Bangladesh

Compensation & Other Benefits:
∎ Weekly 2 holidays, Insurance
∎ Two festival bonuses in a year equivalent to one Gross salary.
∎ Severance (8.33% of the monthly Gross salary) goes with the monthly release of the salary.

Job Source: Online Job Posting.

Application Deadline: 28 Jan 2022

Company Information:
∎ 19 Jan 2022
∎ Relief International
∎ Address : Bangladesh Country Office: Apt- D2, House- 39 (Sheltech Sunshine), Road-37, Gulshan-2, Dhaka- 1212 I Bangladesh.
∎ Web :
∎ Business : Relief International, headquartered in USA, is a leading international non-government organization working in 16 countries to relieve poverty, ensure well-being and advance dignity. We specialize in fragile settings, responding to natural disasters, humanitarian crises and chronic poverty.

Relief International (RI) has been working in Bangladesh since 2004, implementing programs covering emergency response, health, economic opportunity, trafficking in persons, gender equality and youth empowerment. RI has been present in Cox’s Bazar since 2014 where it was implementing a trafficking in persons project in Ukhiya and Teknaf supporting old caseload refugees as well as host communities prior to the large-scale influx. Since 2017, RI has scaled up its operations in Cox’s Bazar to support the emergency response by providing integrated, multi-sectoral programming for refugee and host communities, covering health services, including a 132 bed COVID-19 Isolation and Treatment Center in Ukhiya, child protection, SGBV, complimentary food and livelihoods opportunities to support social cohesion. Relief International is currently implementing a large scale refugee response program in Cox`s Bazar in Bangladesh in collaboration with multiple partners including UNHCR, WFP, USAID.RI maintains a country office in Dhaka with multiple field offices in Cox`s Bazar.

Relief International combines humanitarian and development approaches to provide immediate services while laying the groundwork for long-term impact. Our signature approach which we call the RI Way emphasizes local participation, an integration of services, strategic partnerships, and a focus on civic skills. In this way, we empower communities to find, design and implement the solutions that work best for them.

Category: HR/Org. Development


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