JOB Vacancy Announcement #: 3997
Job Title: Anthropologist (Person Centred Care Ambassador)
Application deadline: 08th Nov 2020, 17:00 hrs.
Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.
CVs should be in English Language and in Word or PDF format.
Education University degree in medical anthropology, social-anthropology or sociology
Experience Previous work experience in relation with medical anthropology/socio-anthropology or qualitative research is essential
Experience in developing countries and experience with us or any other organization in public health is highly recommended.
Languages Essential, mission language.
Provide our project with a socio-anthropological analysis and understanding of local, socio-cultural determinants such as perception of health and illness and health seeking behavior in order to improve medical activities.
o Accountabilities :
o Support projects with testing community understanding throughout the whole project cycle (assessments, design and planning, implementation, monitoring and evaluation)
o Responsible for the strategy, planning and organization of participatory program design processes (involving patients, staff and technical advisors) to create co-designed medical programs and/or improve key clinical process in the clinical setting (eg. admission/ wardrounds/ consultation/ discharge)
o Support to Person Centered Health Programming ambitions in the mission
o In collaboration with project coordinator and medical team leader identify and design pro-active and reactive feedback channels appropriate to the context and communities. Support PC/MTL on closing the feedback loop to the patient/communities.
o Support quality monitoring through collection and analysis of user (patients) and carer (staff) experiences.
o Responsible for mapping of community structures, (formal and informal) actors and social networks to support dialogue and coordination with different actors and stakeholders
o Support projects in assuring two-way communication with communities; organize assessments to understand community health info wishes, needs and preferred methods. Support on development of community centered communication plans and developing roles for patient advocates.
o Support with implementation and management of activities to in-cooperate the voices of patients and communities in existing health programs through establishment of, for example, community care teams (including community stakeholders and our staff) and/or patient advisory groups
o Provide support, advice and training to colleagues on community values, perspectives, health context and social realities to support person centered care practices
o -Provide feedback and recommend areas for improvement of person and community centeredness in the missions health programming.
Advertiser : Confidential غير معلن
Duty Station: Derek, (with frequent visits to the field inside North Syria).
How to Apply:
Please send your CV to the following email/Link:
Please send your application and updated CV in English and any relevant certificates) to:
Email address firstname.lastname@example.org please indicate in the subject of email “Anthropologist (Person Centred Care Ambassador)”