Clinical Mentorship Consultant

Vacancy Number:Jhp-116-79
Title: Clinical Mentorship Consultant
Duration:September 2019
Exp.: 2019-12-31-(6 Months From now)
Jobs no:1
Salary:NTA Pay scale


Organization: Jhpiego | About Jhpiego
City: Balkh
Country: AF


Education:Obstetrician/gynaecologist & Midwife
Work Experience:3-5 Years

  • Obstetrician/gynaecologist & Midwife

  • At least 3-years’ clinical experience in maternal newborn health and family planning

  • Previous experience in competency based trainings and supportive supervisory roles is advantageous

  • Excellent writing analytical and communication skills in Dari Pashtu and English (preferable)

  • Basic computer skills

  • Committed and willingness to travel in rural areas in the country

Duties & Responsibilities


The Consultant will be based in 5 regions (Kabul Nangarhar Balkh Herat and Kandahar) and will work in a mentoring team to implement integrated whole team on-site mentoring for quality improvement to support strengthening maternal and newborn health and family planning services at selected national regional district hospitals and Comprehensive Health Centres (CHC).


Clinical Mentorship:

Advocate for clinical mentorship and negotiate with hospital management for buy-in to onsite mentoring and quality improvement  

Support formation of facility quality improvement team and selection of onsite clinical representative for mentorship program

Facilitate initial assessment analysis and action plan for improvement learning and data strengthening

Develop detailed mentoring schedule for monthly visits to each facility including: improvement plan follow up learning activities and data review

Support preparation for learning sessions (e.g. training supplies care of models commodities learning tools)

Facilitate monthly mentoring visits for quality improvement learning and data strengthening

Role model behaviour and practices (e.g. respectful maternity care)

Work with onsite clinical for mentorship program to plan for on-site practice

Coordinate mobile phone based mentoring to service providers and support practice of skills

Participate in training and technical updates to ensure that knowledge skills and competencies are current and Ensure competence in technical and mentoring skills

Data Support Record Keeping and Reporting:

Support facility team to discuss and analyses data update dashboard and submit data every month

Ensure adequate and organized record keeping of activities including mentoring plans implementation progress mentoring visits

Share records with relevant stakeholders and supervisors as needed

Write and submit timely reports as required including key issues achievements successes challenges and lessons learned.


Provide regular feedback of the planned activities and the challenges to provincial team (Provincial Program Manager and Provincial Coordinator) and Clinical Team in Kabul on daily and weekly basis.

Attend to RMNCAH and MNDSR provincial committee meetings with provincial coordinators and provide the progress of mentorship in targeted health facilities.  

Any other task assigned by the supervisor

Submission Guideline

Jhpiego offers competitive salaries and a comprehensive employee benefits package including: medical and dental plans; paid vacation holidays and sick leave; education assistance plan and more.

Send resumes to [email protected] . For further information about Jhpiego visit our website at

Jhpiego are also requesting interested applicant to submit their profile on the Global Consultant Registry no later than December 12 2018. Jhpiego will be unable to consider applicants who are not registered in the database.  Please go to to submit your profile. 

Note: The successful candidate selected for this position will be subject to a pre-employment background investigation.

Jhpiego is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer!

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