Dünya Doktorları Derneği
Medecins du Monde Turkey (MDM-T) / Dünya Doktorları Dernegi (DDD) is a Turkish based humanitarian non-governmental organisation that facilitates access to healthcare for populations affected by armed conflict, violence, natural disasters, disease, famine, poverty and exclusion. 

Our organization collaborates with partners and key stakeholders to implement projects that facilitate access to primary and secondary-level healthcare services to respond to the medical needs of displaced population. 

DDD is the 16th member of the Doctors of the World International Network that is committed to meeting the health needs of vulnerable people globally.
 
 Please visit www.dunyadoktorlari.org.tr to learn more.

Hierarchical & Functional Links
Based in Hatay, the Nurse/Health Counsellor is under the line management of the Field Manager and PHC Doctor.

Status:    Fixed-Term Contract(with possible extension)
Expected Starting Date:    ASAP

EXPECTED POFILE 
Education/Qualification
- Nursing school or college certificate 

Professional Experience
- 2 years of previous work with medical NGOs

Languages
- Required: Turkish and/or Arabic; 
- Preferred: English(asset)

ESSENTIAL DUTIES
- Nurse/Health Counsellor will be responsible to check all patients depending on DDD treatment protocol
- Filling Medical Papers
- Reporting
- Other related tasks 

Responsibilities
Nursing/Health Counselling
- Know, apply, and make sure universal hygiene standards. Ensure asepsis rules during all nursing cares. 
- Perform consultations;
- Provide health care to the patients;
- Implement medical protocols according to internationally accepted/DDD standards;
- In collaboration with the medical staff, provide regular health education to patients on diagnosis, treatment and medication (if prescribed);
- Follow up the filling of case file;
- Ensure accurate recording of patient medical records;
- Identify and to organise the transfer of emergency cases to the competent authority;
- Asses the needs further up to the humanitarian needs and refer cases to the suitable healthcare service providers or to the related internal focal person(case worker or MHPSS team member) up to beneficiary’s needs;
- Ensure that patient privacy and confidentiality are respected and ensure quality of the sterilization process.
- Perform Injections whenever needed and according to the doctor prescriptions;
- Perform wound dressing when required and according to the standard of hygiene and medical precaution and suture the simple cutting depending on doctor explanation.
- Take vital signs for all patients in sharing with medical staff, when it is required.
- Do triage for patients, when it is required
- Malnutrition scan for all children between 6 months to 5 years.

Reporting
- Conducting appropriate data entry for each case.
- Filling DDD files depending on direct line explanation
- Write the treatment on prescription depending on direct line recommendation
- Filling tally sheets forms, outpatient’s form, referral forms, referral registration and daily morbidity
- Report relevant activities through data collection and reporting system;
- Draft monthly and annual activity reports;
- Contribute to the situation reports when needed;
- Provide a mission report and/or handover document at the end of contract.

Other Related Duties
- Any other related DDD tasks as assigned by supervisor/line manager.

Compliance & Ethics
Promote and encourage a culture of compliance and ethics throughout Dünya Doktorları Derneği. As applicable to the position, maintains a clear understanding of Dünya Doktorları Derneği and donor compliance and ethics standards and adheres to those standards. Conducts work with the highest level of integrity. Communicates these values to staff and to partners and requires them to adhere to these values.
Prevention of Sexual Exploitation and Abuse
Actively promote PSEA (Prevention of Sexual Exploitation and Abuse) standards within Dünya Doktorları Derneği and amongst beneficiaries served by Dünya Doktorları Derneği.

NB: Considering the purpose and values of the organisation, DDD requests to its employee complete flexibility in term of duties and commitment, as their job description and job title can be adjusted throughout the year according to needs and priorities.

Dünya Doktorları Derneği is an equal opportunity employer whereby we ensure all hiring and employment decisions, and operates all programs, services, and functions without the practices that discriminate against any person employed or seeking employment based on race, colour, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national or ethnic origin, age, marital status, disability, genetic information or any other status or characteristic protected under applicable law.

How to Apply:
Please apply with your CV and motivation letter through our website.
Closing Date: 15.05.2024

Due to the urgency to fill this post, DDD reserves the right to review the CVs on a rolling basis and selected candidates may be interviewed prior to the closing dates listed, therefore early applications are encouraged.
DDD is not in a position to respond to every applicant individually due to the anticipated high number of applications.
Please note that only short-listed candidates will be contacted for the first interview. 
Any offer made to the candidate in relation to this vacancy notice is subject to funding confirmation.

General Information
DDD retains the discretion to re-advertise the vacancy, to cancel the recruitment, to offer a contract with a modified job description or for a different duration, or to offer a contract at a lower grade.