CTG overview:

  • CTG staff and support humanitarian projects in fragile and conflict-affected countries around the world, providing a rapid and cost-effective service for development and humanitarian missions. With past performance in 17 countries – from the Middle East, Africa, Europe, and Asia, we have placed more than 20,000 staff all over the world since operations began in 2006.
  • CTG recruits, deploys and manages the right people with the right skills to implement humanitarian and development projects, from cleaners to obstetricians, and mechanics to infection specialists, we’re skilled in emergency response to crises such as the Ebola outbreak in West Africa. Key to successful project delivery is the ability to mobilise at speed; CTG can source and deploy anyone, anywhere, in less than 2 weeks and have done so in 48 hours on a number of occasions.
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Overview of position:

  • Response Med is seeking to provide health professionals to deliver clinical services in UN facilities located in Somalia.
  • Personnel shall deliver primary care & hospital level services, including emergency, surgical, diagnostic, intensive care & general hospital services.
  • Personnel shall provide the services at the UN level 1+ health facility located in the UNSOS camp within the AAIA in Mogadishu & in sector health facilities, as & when required.
  • Additionally, personnel may be to reinforce these AMISOM level 2 hospitals during emergency situations that severely stress facilities.
  • The UN level 1+ health facility is a capability that was established in 2012 with the objective of providing emergency & primary health care for the UN international personnel in Somalia.
  • The facility has since been supporting UNSOS, UNSOM & AMISOM FHQ personnel.
  • Additionally, the facility is available to international personnel from other UN entities, diplomatic missions & UNSOS contracted vendors, on a cost recovery basis.
  • Services may, on occasion, also be extended to the SNA.

Role objectives:
We are seeking to recruit a qualified Physiotherapist to provivide services that will include but not be limited to the following:

  • TENS therapy.
  • Infra red therapy.
  • Laser therapy.
  • Interferential therapy
  • Wax therapy.
  • Shortwave diathermy.
  • Ultrasound therapy.
  • Traction (cervical / lumbar) therapy.
  • Exercise therapy.
  • Simulator therapy.

The successful candidate will be a team player with the ability to effectively add value to enabling good patient outcomes & shape best clinical & non clinical practice. Key responsibilities include but are not limited to:

  • Receive, assess & evaluate patients / clients using physiotherapy interventions i.e. electrotherapy, manipulative therapy / technology, exercise therapy.
  • Plan & organize group physiotherapy, treatment / session for patients / clients.
  • Provide health promotion & education to patients / clients on neuro musculoskeletal disorder & health.
  • Carry out physical disability assessment for categorization, registration & other support.
  • Communicate & work in cooperation with other team members in providing an integrated quality service, taking the lead role as required.
  • Document client records in accordance with professional standards & departmental policies.
  • Work within own scope of professional competence in line with principles of best practice, professional conduct & clinical governance. register, record & document patients’ information & present the same to the Medical Officers at the unit.

Project reporting:

  • This role reports to the line manager.

Key competencies:

  • Bachelors Degree in Physiotherapy with a minimum of three years progressive post qualification experience.
  • Currently registered & licensed to practice physiotherapy without supervision in own country or another UN member state.
  • English proficiency, a minimum of level B 2 is required.
  • Preference / desire to live & work in Somalila.

Team management:

  • This role does not have any team management responsibility.

Further information:

  • Qualified female candidates are encouraged to apply for this role.
  • CTG is open to reviewing applications of both expats as well as Somali nationals for this role.

How to apply