Job Information Health Assistant - Female NGO Information Job Information
Contract Duration To Be Defined
Governorate Nineveh
Job Shift 8:30 -16:30
Nationality Not Applicable
Working Hours Full Time
Posted 2018-04-03
Minimum Education Bachelor Degree
Degree Title
Minimum Experience 1 Year
Required Travel 75%
Job Status
No Of Jobs 1
Published Date 2019-03-23
Deadline Date 2020-04-23
[Mosul,Iraq ]

Overall purpose الهدف العام 

The main objective of the mobile health assistant is to ensure the good running of the mobile clinic site, including initial patient registration, organizational set up of the MHT, ensuring provision of required non-medical items and stationery to the doctor and nurses, communication with the beneficiaries and assisting the nurses with patients when required. At the meantime, the HA promotes good hygiene and health practices among the local population, making households visits as required. During emergency health response of the organization, she / he ensures her/ his operational presence in deployment of Emergency Response Team at 24 hours’ notice.

الهدف الرئيسي لعمل المساعد الصحي هو ضمان حسن سير العمل في موقع العيادة المتنقلة , تسجيل المرضى ,تنظيم الفريق الطبي وضمان توفير المواد غير الطبية والقرطاسية للفريق الطبي ,التواصل مع المستفيدين ومساعدة الممرضين والمرضى اذا لزم الامر. في نفس الوقت يقوم هو/هي بالتوعية  واعطاء الارشادات حول النظافة والصحة للمجتمع المحلي والقيام بالزيارات المنزلية اذا تطلب الامر,و خلال حالات الطوارى هو/هي يجب ان يكون موجودا للاستجابة للحالة خلال 24 ساعة.


Responsibilities and scope of duties المسؤوليات والمهام

  • Work closely with all members of the mobile health team

العمل بشكل مباشر مع جميع اعضاء الفريق الطبي                         

  • Ensure the good organization and functioning of the mobile medical unit and communication between the medical team and the beneficiaries

التاكيد على فاعلية عمل العيادة المتنقلة والتواصل بين الفريق الطبي والمستفيدين   

  • Treat all patients equally with respect of ethical and confidential issues

معاملة جميع المرضى بالتساوي مع احترام الامور الاخلاقية والخصوصية  

  • Plan information, education and communication sessions for target populations under supervision of the team medical doctor for a better transmission of information towards the beneficiaries

التخطيط لجلسات تثقيفية ومعلوماتية وتواصلية للمجتمع المستهدف تحت اشراف طبيب الفريق لتوصيل معلومات بصورة افضل للمستفيدين

  • Conduct information, education and communication sessions for target populations to sensitise the population and contribute to referral of specific cases

    اجراء جلسات تثقيفية ومعلوماتية وتواصلية للمجتمع لتوعيتهم والمشاركة في احالة حالات محددة

    • Contribute to reporting on the daily activities

    المشاركة في تقديم تقارير الانشطة اليومية 

    • Ensure a good collaboration and support to the mobile health teams

    التاكيد على تنسيق جيد ودعم للفريق الطبي

Qualifications & Preferred Skills


-College education

-Experience in community or public health

-Excellent communication and analytical skills

-Excecllent organisational skills

-Understanding of the Iraq medical system, particularly in Ninewa governorate, and with reference to services available at different types of facility and the referral system

-Ability to work in unstable circumstances

-Ability to solve problems, find practical solutions, and to adapt.

-Good communication skills

-Strong organizational skills and autonomy

-Language: Arabic



-Training in Project Cycle management

-Training in community or public health

-Medical assistant/ nursing diploma

-Experience in mobile clinic setting

-Experience with an NGO

-Experience with Première Urgence Internationale

-Language : English

-Software : Pack Office

How To Apply


In order to submit an application, all candidates are invited to fill the following google form by clicking on the link below:

Premiere Urgence will proceed to the preselection of candidates on a rolling basis and reserve the right to close the advertisement as soon as a candidate is identified for the position. Therefore, you are kindly invited to submit your application as soon as possible.  

Qualified female candidates are strongly encouraged to apply.

Kindly note that all applications received by email or by paper will not be considered. Only those submitted through the application link will be processed.

Premiere Urgence International thank you for your interest in the organization.”

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