Nurse – Afghan Nationals Only

Organization: IRC - International Rescue Committee

Clinic Service delivery

  • Provide direct clinical care, working closely with the other mobile team clinical staff to ensure the delivery of high quality comprehensive primary healthcare services.
  • Triage, screening and assessment of patients (in line with COVID protocols)
  • Provision of inpatient and outpatient treatment, ensuring medications are given to patients as prescribed by the Medical Doctor.
  • Delivery of hygiene promotion, health education and patient/care giver counselling.
  • Ensure adherence to infection prevention and control measures.
  • Ensure accurate recording of information in the clinic registers, and timely completion of summary reports.
  • Mobile clinic areas are appropriately stocked with essential equipment and supplies.


Staff Supervision & Development

  • Maintain open and professional relations with team members, promoting a strong team spirit and provide guidance to enable staff to successfully perform in their positions.
  • Provide nursing support and mentorship to other mobile clinic staff, providing on-the-job training where needed.


Project Management

  • Plan and implement outreach activities with the rest of the team to access vulnerable clients to increase service utilization.
  • Work with and support community volunteers to provide health promotion, community mobilization and awareness raising.
  • Ensure regular inventory and consumption tracking of medical drugs and supplies.
  • Work with relevant staff to ensure prompt requesting of medical drugs and supplies.


Coordination and Representation

  • Develop and maintain effective working relationships with local communities, local government agencies and other implementing partners.
  • Hold meetings with local communities and represent the program in local stakeholder meetings.


Monitoring and Reporting

  • Ensure all patient consultations are documented and patient records completed.
  • Submit reports in a timely manner.


Other Duties

  • Ensure non-disclosure of any information whatsoever about practices and IRC activities to any other person or organization without permission, except in the normal performance of the service.
  • Consistently and proactively monitor/assess the safety and security of the team; promptly reporting concerns or incidents to IRC management and liaising with community leaders and other external parties as required to maintain/enhance the security environment for IRC programs.

Other duties as assigned by the supervisor to enable and develop IRC programs

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