Medical Doctor | Team COVID-19 Response – Basilicata (Italia)
INTERSOS is an independent humanitarian organization that assists the victims of natural disasters, armed conflicts and exclusion. Its activities are based on the principles of solidarity, justice, human dignity, equality of rights and opportunities, respect for diversity and coexistence, paying special attention to the most vulnerable people.
Terms of reference
Job Title: Medical Doctor – Team COVID-19 Response – Basilicata
Duty station: Matera – Metaponto area
Starting date: 01/09/2020
Contract duration: 3 months
Reporting to: Project Manager and Head of Migration Unit
Supervision of: Staff Mobile Medical Unit
General context of the project
In the frame of the COVID-19 Response intervention ongoing in Southern Italy since March, there is necessity to expand the same approach of mobile medical intervention in coordination with Regional Authorities also in Basilicata Region in the area of Matera/Metaponto
General purpose of the position
Medical coordination of the Intersos team and implementation of medical activities.
Main responsibilities and tasks
- implement health education sessions regarding prevention and identification of COVID-19 cases among target population
- implement medical session for individuals in prevention of COVID-19 infections
- data collection
- coordination with Health Officers of Regional and local authorities
- implement general medical sessions for individuals
Required profile and experience
Degree in medicine and medical license to work as a MD in Italy
Previous experience in social medicine is an advantage (professional or volunteer experience)
Strong interest to the area of social medicine
Italian and English, fluent
Available in living in harsh working condition
Availability to move in Matera for the project duration
Medical fit to work on COVID-19 related activities
HOW TO APPLY:
Interested candidates are invited to apply following the link below: https://www.intersos.org/posizioni-aperte/italia/#intersosorg-vacancies-italy/vacancy-details/5f365131a8ab9e0015c6a796/
Please note that our application process is made of 3 quick steps: register (including your name, email, password, citizenship and Skype address), sign-up and apply attaching your CV and motivation letter in PDF format. Through the platform, candidates will be able to track their applications’ history with INTERSOS.
In case you encounter severe difficulties applying through the platform, you can send an email attaching your CV and motivation letter (both in PDF version) via email to firstname.lastname@example.org, with subject line: “Platform issue – SR-01-1567– Medical Doctor – Team COVID-19 Response – Basilicata”.
Please also mention the name, position and contact details of at least two references, including the line manager during your last job. Family members are to be excluded.
Only short-listed candidates will be contacted for the first interview.