INSTITUTION : ECOWAS PARLIAMENT
DIRECTORATE : DIRECTORATE OF ADMINISTRATION & FINANCE
POSITION TITLE : BILINGUAL NURSE
GRADE/STEP : G4-1
DURATION : ONE YEAR CONTRACT
DUTY STATION : HEAD OFFICE, ABUJA
SUPERVISOR : MEDICAL OFFICER
SUPERVISING : NIL
OBJECTIVE OF POSITION:
To assist the Medical Officer in dealing with in-house routine medical cases as well as preventive health care.
DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES
Assists the Medical Officer in attending to day-to-day medical needs of staff members and Members of Parliament during parliamentary sessions.
Provides first aide and accompanies patients to the hospital where necessary.
Assists in implementing infection control measures within the work environment.
Assists the Medical Officer in liaising with hospitals to ensure that staff members and Members of Parliament are given quality and cost effective medical care.
A minimum of a Certificate in Nursing at the level of Registered Nurse. Fluency in at least two of the three official languages of the Community – English, French and Portuguese.
Five (5) years work experience.
The position is on Grade G4-1 with an Annual Salary of UA9,894, equivalent to US$15,611.
Only citizens of ecowas Member States are eligible for appointment in ecowas Institutions and Agencies. General Service positions are open to only candidates resident in the host country of the Institution. In the case of permanent positions, only candidates whose age is less than fifty (50) years at the time of appointment are eligible for consideration.