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Position titleMedical Assistant - Mine Action (Local National)
Place of performanceJuba, South Sudan
Start date15/06/2018
Durationup to 12 months (@26days/month)
QualificationDiploma in Nursing from an accredited institutions.
Sector experienceMinimum of 5 years of demonstrable relevant Mine Action experience.
Geographical experienceMinimum of 5 years of experience in Africa (desirable).
LanguageFluency in English is essential.
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Job description

CTG OverviewCTG support and manage humanitarian projects in fragile and conflict-affected countries around the world. With past performance in 15 countries – from the Middle East, Africa, Europe, Asia and Central and South America – we offer a holistic fabric of project management, implementation and support. Skilled in emergency response to crises such as the Ebola outbreak in West Africa, we have the ability to act quickly (crisis response teams can be on the ground in 24 hours) and to establish structured operations in high-risk environments. CTG recruit and manage qualified, skilled teams with extensive experience operating in challenging conditions.
Overview of position
Position title: Medical Assistant
Place of performance: South Sudan (Multiple)
Start date: 15/06/2018 – 15/08/2019
Duration: Uto 12 months (@6 days/week)
Remuneration: $1600 pcm plus potential allowance

The Medical Assistant will provide medical assistance to ensure that all Mine Action activities are conducted in accordance with the guidance given in IMAS 10.40 and NTSG Chapter 10. The Medical Assistant shall work in collaboration with all contracted parties to ensure that all staff and contracted employees maintain their health over the course of their deployment to South Sudan.
Role objectives
Monitor the level of training and medical preparedness of all mine action teams to respond to a medical emergency and to manage the routine health of the team members;

Monitor demining activity in country, including site visits, accidents and investigations as required;

Monitor and advise on contractors’ medical response plans;

Conduct and evaluate medical training exercises of mine action teams in South Sudan and support the accreditation of said teams;

Take part in investigations in instances of explosive device accidents, casualties, fatalities, etc.
Project reporting
The Medical Assistant position reports to the Operations Office in Juba
Key competenciesProven leadership qualities in high risk and high demand environment

Computer literate

Minimum of five years relevant medical professional experience

Minimum of five years of experience in the realm of mine action

Proven training in delivering trauma care

Experience evaluating casualty evacuation (Casevac) plans and supervising/assessing Casevac exercises

Proven ability to conduct general health assessments of field camps
Team management
This role does no have team management responsibilities
Further information
To be provided