International Medical Corps is a global humanitarian nonprofit organization dedicated to saving lives and relieving suffering through health care training and relief and development programs.
Established in 1984 by volunteer doctors and nurses, International Medical Corps is a private, voluntary, nonpolitical, nonsectarian organization. Its mission is to improve the quality of life through health interventions and related activities that build local capacity in areas worldwide. By offering training and health care to local populations and medical assistance to people at high risk, and with the flexibility to respond rapidly to emergency situations, International Medical Corps rehabilitates devastated health care systems and helps bring them back to self-reliance.
International Medical Corps is currently supported the government of South Sudan trough MOH to improve the health status of South Sudanese by implementing approximately 10 programs across nine sites in South Sudan.
Through nearly 16 health facilities in urban and rural areas, International Medical Corps provides basic health care and integrated service provision, from preventative care to emergency surgery to reduce the morbidity and mortality among vulnerable people including refugees, IDPs and host communities.
To address South Sudan’s acute health worker shortage, and foster self-reliance, International Medical Corps trains health professionals and community volunteers and support the running of 3 Health Science Institutes for midwifery and nursing in Juba, Wau and Kajo Keji areas.
Also, IMC is implementing nutrition, sexual and reproductive health, mental health, and GBV and public health interventions in South Sudan.
The Volunteer Medical Doctor with surgical skill will be overseeing the management of the heath care facilities and supervising the clinical and reproductive health staff. They will integrate protocols related to IMC and oversee the management of chronic diseases and clinical management of SGBV cases, the management of RH services including obstetric cases with complications.
The Medical Doctor with surgical skill will review cases and decide on referrals and will ensure a proper reporting system is in place with good surveillance of common diseases and integrating the HIS system.
Additionally, the Volunteer Medical Doctor with surgical skills be asked to conduct Caesarean sections, when needed, appendectomies and other emergency cases. They will report to the Project Manager and the Medical Director and work closely with the other health actors
To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential function with or without reasonable accommodation. The tasks listed are representative of the nature and level of work assigned and are not necessarily all-inclusive.
Program Implementation, Oversight & M&E
Coordination and Representation
Code of Conduct
It is our shared responsibility and obligation to prevent matters involving Sexual Exploitation & Abuse, Trafficking in Persons, Child Safeguarding and any suggested violation to our Code of Conduct, which may involve Conflicts of Interest, Fraud, Corruption or Harassment. If you see, hear or are made aware of any suggested activities then you have an obligation to report.
International Medical Corps is proud to provide equal employment opportunities to all employees and qualified applicants without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, national or ethnic origin, age, disability or status as a veteran.