Requisition ID: req31562
Job Title: Nurse
Employment Category: Regular
Employment Type: Full-Time
Compensation: JOD 0.00 – 0.00 Salary
Location: Zaatari Camp, Jordan
The International Rescue Committee (IRC) responds to the world’s worst humanitarian crises and helps people to survive and rebuild their lives. Founded in at the request of Albert Einstein, the IRC offers lifesaving care and life-changing assistance to refugees forced to flee from war or disaster. At work today in over countries and U.S. cities, we restore safety, dignity and hope to millions who are uprooted and struggling to endure. The IRC leads the way from harm to home.
Since 2007, IRC has worked with refugees and other vulnerable populations in Jordan focusing on urban and camp interventions addressing health, protection, economic development, and early childhood development for Syrian refugees and host communities. IRC through its health program has been providing essential Primary and Reproductive Health (RH) services to Syrian refugees and vulnerable host communities in Jordan.
The Nurse will take on the role of supporting the medical that will deliver the services to Syrian refugees and vulnerable Jordanians, Under direct supervision from the Senior Health Officer, this position will provide professional medical care with the highest quality following national and international laws and standards.
The nurse will be specifically responsible for achieving the following objectives:
Key Working Relationships
Position Reports to: Senior Health Officer
Position directly supervises: None
Indirect Reporting: Health Manager
Other Internal and/or external contacts .
Internal: Senior Health Officer, Health Manager
Working Environment: The position is based in Zaatari camp.
The IRC and IRC workers adhere to the values and principles outlined in IRC Way – Standards for Professional Conduct. These are Integrity, Service, and Accountability. In accordance with these values, the IRC operates and implements policies on Beneficiary Protection from Exploitation and Abuse, Child Safeguarding, Anti Workplace Harassment, Fiscal Integrity, and Anti-Retaliation.
We are an equal opportunity employer and value diversity at our company. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, national origin, sex, gender, gender expression, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, or disability status. We will ensure that individuals with disabilities are provided reasonable accommodation to participate in the job application or interview process, to perform essential job functions, and to receive other benefits and privileges of employment.
Education: A certified Nursing degree
Work Experience:1 to 2 years work experience as a nurse
Demonstrated Skills And Competencies
Language Skills: Fluent in Arabic. Basic knowledge of English.
Certificates or Licenses: Be certified to practice nursing in Jordan as a nurse and have any other the necessary certification from the government, and maintain license throughout the duration of the hire.