Organisation: Médecins Sans Frontières (MSF)
Project: MSF Europe Migrations
Starting Date: Immediately
Duration: 3-months contract (possible extension for other 6 months)
Médecins Sans Frontières (MSF) is an international independent medical and humanitarian action-driven organisation that offers assistance to populations in distress, to victims of natural or man-made disasters and to victims of armed conflict, without discrimination and irrespective of race, religion, creed or political affiliation. The MSF movement is built around 5 operational centres (OC) supported by 23 sections and offices worldwide. MSF in Greece provides humanitarian and medical assistance to the refugee and migrant populations fleeing conflict in their home countries and following a migration route via Greece and the Balkans towards Northern Europe.
Provide obstetrical care to pregnant women and their babies, doing follow up before, during and after delivery, according to MSF obstetrical and reproductive health protocols, universal hygienic and newborn caring standards and under supervision of a specialist doctor, in order to ensure their health conditions and avoid post-delivery complications.
Education: Essential midwifery qualification or specialization. Desired Bachelor in Midwifery.
Experience: Essential working experience of at least two years in midwife activities related jobs. Desirable previous experience working with other NGOs.
Languages: Mission language (English) and local language (Greek) essential. Other languages would be an asset: Arab, Farsi, French.
Knowledge: Essential computer literacy (word, excel and internet).
Please send your CV and a motivation letter in English quoting reference code "Athens Midwife" in the subject line of the e-mail at: [To send your CV please click here]
Closing date: 18/05/2018
All applications will be treated in strictest confidentiality. Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.