Anthropologist (Person Centred Care Ambassador)

Anthropologist (Person Centred Care Ambassador)

JOB Vacancy Announcement #: 3997

Job Title: Anthropologist (Person Centred Care Ambassador)

Application deadline: 08th Nov 2020, 17:00 hrs.

Other Information’s:

Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.

CVs should be in English Language and in Word or PDF format.

Job Requirements:

Education University degree in medical anthropology, social-anthropology or sociology

 Experience Previous work experience in relation with medical anthropology/socio-anthropology or qualitative research is essential

Experience in developing countries and experience with us or any other organization in public health is highly recommended.

 Languages Essential, mission language.


Job Description:

Main Purpose:

Provide our project with a socio-anthropological analysis and understanding of local, socio-cultural determinants such as perception of health and illness and health seeking behavior in order to improve medical activities.

o Accountabilities :

o Support projects with testing community understanding throughout the whole project cycle (assessments, design and planning, implementation, monitoring and evaluation)

o Responsible for the strategy, planning and organization of participatory program design processes (involving patients, staff and technical advisors) to create co-designed medical programs and/or improve key clinical process in the clinical setting (eg. admission/ wardrounds/ consultation/ discharge)

o Support to Person Centered Health Programming ambitions in the mission

o In collaboration with project coordinator and medical team leader identify and design pro-active and reactive feedback channels appropriate to the context and communities. Support PC/MTL on closing the feedback loop to the patient/communities.

o Support quality monitoring through collection and analysis of user (patients) and carer (staff) experiences.

o Responsible for mapping of community structures, (formal and informal) actors and social networks to support dialogue and coordination with different actors and stakeholders

o Support projects in assuring two-way communication with communities; organize assessments to understand community health info wishes, needs and preferred methods. Support on development of community centered communication plans and developing roles for patient advocates.

o Support with implementation and management of activities to in-cooperate the voices of patients and communities in existing health programs through establishment of, for example, community care teams (including community stakeholders and our staff) and/or patient advisory groups

o Provide support, advice and training to colleagues on community values, perspectives, health context and social realities to support person centered care practices

o -Provide feedback and recommend areas for improvement of person and community centeredness in the missions health programming.

Advertiser : Confidential غير معلن

Duty Station: Derek, (with frequent visits to the field inside North Syria).

How to Apply:
Please send your CV to the following email/Link:

Please send your application and updated CV in English and any relevant certificates) to:

 Email address please indicate in the subject of email “Anthropologist (Person Centred Care Ambassador)”

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