Health, Nutrition & Psychosocial Jobs

"Humanitarian aid work gives me the privilege and challenge of helping to relieve a little suffering in some of the most difficult and far-flung places on earth."

Ella

Health Manager, South Sudan

Helping communities heal

As one of our core strengths, our Health, Nutrition & Psychosocial staff are critical to our field programming worldwide. They work to save as many lives as possible during emergencies, reduce the risk of illness and disease in their aftermath, address trauma and abuse in conflicts, and strengthen local health services to serve their communities better long after we leave.

Roles in Health, Nutrition & Psychosocial are available across our country programmes and our Technical Advisors based at the Global Support Office are responsible for the quality of our health programming around the world.

We look for health professionals who:

  • Are qualified doctors, nurses, midwives, psychologists, psychiatric nurses, social workers, or nutritionists
  • Have experience in primary health care, international public health, tropical medicine, community nutrition and medicine, and/or health education
  • Have previous experience delivering health services in developing countries, in emergency settings and/or during disease outbreaks
  • Possess training and skills in project management, budget management, and people managementespecially the training and empowering of other staff

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South Sudan Health, Nutrition & Psychosocial | Field - International staff
Improve the overall health situation of the target population. This involves providing technical and managerial support to ensure implementation of quality medical services within the...
Afghanistan Health, Nutrition & Psychosocial | Field - International staff
The Health & Nutrition Project Manager will lead one of the Medair projects responding to health and nutrition humanitarian needs in Afghanistan. The Project Manager...
Syria Health, Nutrition & Psychosocial | Field - International staff
Provide technical advice and support to the field management and the health, nutrition, and protection staff in Syria and to interact with Medair’s Senior Health...
Afghanistan Health, Nutrition & Psychosocial | Field - International staff
Contribute to the strategic direction to be undertaken by the Country program, based on the continuous analysis of the health and nutrition needs of the...
D.R. Congo Health, Nutrition & Psychosocial | Field - International staff
Develop, lead, monitor, and evaluate the assigned health project(s), effectively managing and reporting on the projects in line with the objectives, timeframe, and budget, focusing...
Afghanistan, Bangladesh, D.R. Congo, Iraq, Jordan, Lebanon, Madagascar, Middle East Region, Myanmar, Nepal, Somalia, South Sudan, Syria Health, Nutrition & Psychosocial | Field - International staff
Manage the health project in line with the objectives, timeframe and budget laid down in the current proposal and meet Medair quality standards and the...
Afghanistan, Bangladesh, D.R. Congo, Jordan, Lebanon, Madagascar, Somalia, South Sudan, Sudan, Syria, Yemen Communications, Fundraising & Media | Field - International staff
Medair vROC online course
South Sudan Health, Nutrition & Psychosocial | Field - International staff
Provide technical support to ensure implementation of quality medical services within the health interventions in Renk, with a focus on diagnosis and management, in line...
South Sudan Health, Nutrition & Psychosocial | Field - International staff
Develop, lead, monitor and evaluate the assigned MHPSS project(s). This involves effectively managing and reporting on the projects in line with the objectives, timeframe and...
Afghanistan, Bangladesh, D.R. Congo, Iraq, Jordan, Lebanon, Madagascar, Middle East Region, Myanmar, Nepal, Somalia, South Sudan, Syria Health, Nutrition & Psychosocial | Field - International staff
Assist and supervise the direct implementation of nutrition programme, which includes screening, clinical management of severe and moderate acute malnutrition, community mobilisation and Infant and...
South Sudan Health, Nutrition & Psychosocial | Field - International staff
Improve the overall health situation of the target population, implementing quality health services and contributing to the achievement of proposal objectives within the planned timescale...
Switzerland Global Support Office Health, Nutrition & Psychosocial | Global Support Office staff
Offer strategic and technical advice to headquarters and the field, as well as training and coaching to Medair field health and nutrition staff in emergency...

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