Vacancy: Specialist in Internal Medicine
Comprehensive Community Based Rehabilitation in Tanzania (CCBRT) is a locally registered organisation first established in 1994. It is the largest indigenous provider of ophthalmic and rehabilitation services in the country. CCBRT aims to be the leading provider of accessible specialized health services in Africa and serves as healthcare social enterprise and through development programmes the community and the most vulnerable. Committed to preventing lifelong disabilities wherever possible, CCBRT is also engaged in extensive maternal and newborn healthcare (MNHC) activities including obstetric fistula repairs and is currently constructing a Maternity and Newborn Hospital.
In order to support our existing services as well as the upcoming expansion of our services, we are looking for an experienced Specialist in Internal Medicine.
Provide quality service delivery to a wide range of CCBRT patients for chronic disorders, such as (but not limited to) hypertension, heart disease, diabetes, problems of the lungs, brain, kidney, and gastrointestinal tract in both CCBRT’s outpatient clinics and in-patient wards.
Ensure cost efficient delivery of quality health services at CCBRT and ensuring guidelines/standard operating procedure/policies pertaining to patient care are followed. Collaborate with multidisciplinary teams of health professionals to provide excellent patient care.
Ensure quality of medical and other administrative data (such as log books , patients files etc) and actively participate in CCBRT patient data management system and contribute to other CCBRT reporting requirements. Contribute to the learning & research culture at CCBRT.
Medical Specialist in Internal Medicine, trained at a recognized institution with at least 5 years of experience
Proven ability to perform all medical and invasive procedures relevant for the area of practice
Registered with the Tanganyika Medical council as Specialist in Internal Medicine.
Critical thinking and methodological approach to problem solving and decision making
Effective counseling skills
Excellent communication skills; Proficient in English and Swahili
Ability to work effectively with in a team
Ability to set clear standards for performance
If you are interested, please submit your curriculum vitae with 2 references, a full overview of working areas as specialist, and a cover letter telling us why you believe you are the right person for the role, and why you want to work for CCBRT in particular. We are an equal opportunities employer and encourage people with disabilities to apply. Please send your application via email to: firstname.lastname@example.org
Please indicate job reference number: 2018-03
DEADLINE FOR APPLICATIONS: 10th March 2018