International Medical Corps has been providing emergency medical, nutritional, as well protection assistance to IDPs and refugees in South Sudan. In addition, in education sector, IMC also provides support on the management in three nursing and midwifery colleges of Wau, Kajokeji and Juba.
IMC’s basic package of essential health care encompasses high impact primary health care services, as well as key nutrition, and protection interventions. Through support of existing Ministry of Health (MoH) health facilities, training of medical staff, and operation of mobile medical units (MMU), IMC offers curative and preventive consultations, maternal and child health (MCH) care, reproductive health services including skilled birth attendance, family planning (FP), syndromic management of sexually transmitted infections (STIs) and services of the Minimum Initial Services Package (MISP) for Reproductive Health (ie. clinical management of rape, HIV prevention, hygienic delivery, emergency obstetric and neonatal care (EmONC)), therapeutic and supplementary nutrition services linked to comprehensive food security activities, gender-based violence (GBV) prevention and response, and mental health support. IMC also focuses on building the capacity of local community structures, such as village health committees (VHCs), mother support groups and community health workers (CHWs). CHWs are trained and supported to conduct health education and hygiene promotion activities in their communities to encourage best health practices and utilization of available health services. The aim of IMC’s work is to strengthen local social services and develop capacity for greater community resilience, while maintaining flexibility and the ability to respond to the continuing instability and accompanying increasing humanitarian needs in the country.
To oversee the overall design and implementation of monitoring and evaluation (M&E) systems and procedures and ensure that all aspects of the IMC Mission’s M&E systems are adhered to.
• Maintain communication with Country Director, Medical Director, Program Coordinator, Program Officer, and Field Managers to ensure implementation of M&E systems;
• Maintain the contact with HQ technical unit advisors and support the planning of field visits with HQ advisor.
Compliance & Ethics: Promotes and encourages a culture of compliance and ethics throughout International Medical Corps. As applicable to the position, maintains a clear understanding of International Medical Corps’ and donor compliance and ethics standards and adheres to those standards. Conducts work with the highest level of integrity. Communicates these values to staff and to partners and requires them to adhere to these values.
Prevention of Sexual Exploitation and Abuse: Actively promote PSEA (Prevention of Sexual Exploitation and Abuse) standards within International Medical Corps and amongst beneficiaries served by International Medical Corps.
Masters level or higher degree in social science, statistics, international.