Medical Doctor (Detention Monitoring Project)

• Post based in the Program Office in Beirut with scheduled visits to B/ML, Bekaa and South Lebanon among a team of nurses

Full Time

  • Deadline for Applications: Monday 5th August 2019
  • Job DESCRIPTION: • Provide medical consultations for cases identified and referred by the nurse.
    • Consult with prison doctors on medical cases of detainees.
    • Refer if needed to hospitals.
    • Prescribe medicine upon need.
    • Conduct initial assessment and refer to other medical staff (psychologist/psychiatrist).
    • Protection monitoring (identified violations) at detention facilities, documenting and referring situations of concerns to social workers for reporting to UNHCR.
    • Provide other activities as deem fit.

  • Job Qualifications: • Qualified Medical Doctor and license to practice in Lebanon and a registered member of the Lebanese Order of Physicians • Previous working experience working with NGOs is preferable • Ability to work in challenging conditions (e.g. Prison, weather, noise) and to cope with security context • Ability to work as part of a team and participate in all activities of the Program • Ability and willingness to work in a different areas in Lebanon • Fluent Arabic and good English language skills