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Position Title: Midwife

2024-07-13        Kandahar       Full Time        340

Job Location: Kandahar
Nationality: Afghan
Category: Health Care
Employment Type: Full Time
Salary: As per ORCD policy
Vacancy Number: ORCD-117-2024
No. Of Jobs: 1
City: Kandahar
Organization: ORCD
Years of Experience: Having 2-3 years’ experience in relevant field.
Contract Duration: 3 months performance based, possibility of extension
Gender: Female
Education: Midwifery
Close date: 2024-07-13

About ORCD:

Organization for Research & Community Development (ORCD) is a Non-governmental, Non-political, Non-profitable and independent organization founded in 2010 by a group of community development and research specialist. The aim of the organization is to contribute to the development of Afghanistan as an integral part of the international community. It envisages accomplishing its aims by building local capacities, generating evidence in various disciplines, promoting evidence-based on best practices and implementing development projects aimed at community development at the grass root level. ORCD is a multi-donor funded NGO, implementing health, agriculture and community development projects in several provinces of the country.

Job Descriptions:

  • Providing infants nutrition services and counseling for pregnant women.
  • Training in nutrition services for pregnant and lactating women.
  • Providing counseling on family planning strategies.
  • To enhance community awareness, organizing sessions with women to increase their knowledge levels.
  • Providing specific advices to women for Reproductive Health activities.
  • Offering advices to pregnant and lactating women on accessing additional food.
  • Encouraging pregnant and lactating women to get vaccines and folic acid (IFA).
  • Filing forms and register sheets of HMIS related to RH.
  • Following ANC visits of patients.
  • Identifying and guiding pregnant women in birth plans.
  • Submitting monthly reports to the mobile health team leader.
  • Filing of Partograph appropriately.
  • Any other tasks assigned by team leade

Job Requirements:

  • Holding Midwifery certificate from secondary health institutes of ministry of public health or having community level competency certificates.
  • Having a minimum of 2- 3 years of work experience in healthcare centers.
  • In addition to proficiency in native languages, having access to English language.
  • Having strong skills in communication, verbal and written communication and report writing.
  • Being patient, maintaining a positive attitude and having the ability to work in crisis situations.

Submission Guidelines:

Qualified interested Afghan candidate can fill out the following online form entering the link for cover letter and CV: https://forms.gle/dqoJxsHakENxSfnZ9

The vacancy number should be written as: (Midwife, VA No: ORCD-117-2024)
Only short listed candidates will be invited for an interview

Submission Email:

1. Fill out the following form https://forms.gle/EsixabUKfG3232PG6 2. If you can’t use the above form, send your cover letter and CV to this email: recruitment@orcd.org

Submission Email:



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