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Job Description

The International Committee of the Red Cross (ICRC) is an impartial, neutral and independent organisation whose exclusively humanitarian mission is to protect the lives and dignity of victims of armed conflict and other situations of violence and to provide them with assistance.

We are looking for a suitable candidate to fill the vacancy below:

Job Title: Anaesthetic Nurse

Location: Borno

Main Responsibilities:

  • Trains and supervises the local Anaesthetists nurses and to introduce safe anaesthetic techniques where possible into the hospital project
  • Assists the mobile anesthesiologist in performing anesthesia during surgical operations, in accordance with the internationally/ICRC recognized anesthesia standards
  • Contributes to the initial assessment of the daily organisation of the anaesthesia and ICU department in the hospitals visited by the team
  • Establishes a sound working relationship with the hospital staff involved in emergency care
  • Contributes to good stock control and efficient use of hospital equipment
  • Compiles clinical data from Anaesthesia department
Job Requirements
Minimum years of experience

2

Other Requirements

Required Qualifications:

  • Registered Nurse with 2-3 years of experience with specific qualification and anaesthesia.
  • Up to date knowledge and skills on trauma, medical & surgical procedures.
  • Ability to provide support and education to the junior hospital anaesthetic especially in the management of critical surgical emergencies.
  • Proven ability to work with people of varied cultural and social backgrounds
  • Flexible, diplomatic and able to work independently and as part of a team
  • Excellent analysis and problem solving skills
  • Ability to clinically supervise ongoing work practice, safe staffing levels and problem solving

Personal Attributes:

  • Very good communication skills, especially when it comes to speaking and listening
  • Emotional stability and to be able to work in stressful and traumatic situations, while keeping empathy towards patients
  • Flexibility and quick response capacity to endure recurrent changes in working schedule, to be able to work for long hours and act swiftly in emergencies.
  • Great interpersonal skills, to be able to work well with a variety of situation with different people.
  • Good physical endurance and to be able to perform frequent physical tasks, standing for long time while maintaining good energy
  • Good problem solving skills and to be able to think quickly and address problems as/or before they arise.
  • Be able to maintain respect to his/her patients, colleagues and profession/duty in different circumstances

Application Closing Date:

19th February, 2016.

Method of Application:

Interested and qualified candidates should send their application letter, curriculum vitae and contact details of three referees

Note:

Please clearly indicate “Anaesthetic Nurse" as the subject of your application (Applications intended for this role without this subject will not be treated)

The deadline for the submission of applications will be the date above. Late application will not be considered

Only short-listed candidates will be contacted.

However, ICRC will not request for any monetary payments from applicants at any stage of the recruitment process.

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About International Committee of the Red Cross (ICRC)
The International Committee of the Red Cross (ICRC) is a humanitarian institution based in Geneva, Switzerland and a three-time Nobel Prize Laureate. State parties (signatories) to the four Geneva Conventions of 1949 and their Additional Protocols of 1977 (Protocol I, Protocol II) and 2005 have given the ICRC a mandate to protect victims of international and internal armed conflicts. Such victims include war wounded, prisoners, refugees, civilians, and other non-combatants.The ICRC is part of th...
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Job Summary
Published
February 9, 2016
Offer Type
fulltime
Experience
Minimum of 2years
Location
Borno
Salary Range
N0.00 - N0.00K
Deadline
February 19, 2016
Specialization
Medical/ Health
Industries
NGO / International Agencies
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