Female Physiotherapist

Vacancy Number:KVID20170228-36050
Title: Female Physiotherapist
Category:Health Care
Duration:The position is Open-Ended
Exp.:2017-02-28-(1 Years Ago)
Jobs no:1


Organization:Swedish Committe for Afghanistan (SCA) |About Swedish Committe for Afghanistan (SCA)


Education:Minimum 3-year Diploma in physiotherapy, bachelor or Doctor degree (DPT) in physiotherapy will be pr
Work Experience:• 2-4 ’ experience as a physiotherapist with Years

Qualifications & Requirements:

  • Minimum 3-year Diploma in physiotherapy, bachelor or Doctor degree (DPT) in physiotherapy will be preferred,
  • 2-4 years’ experience as a physiotherapist with recognized institution/organization,
  • Computer skill at operator level, especially with MS Office packages.
  • Fluency in English and Dari and/or Pashto, both written and spoken
  • Interpersonal and communication skills
  • Supervisory, team worker, analytical, and troubleshooting skills
  • Experience of planning, reporting and budgeting
  • Ability and willingness to travel to the project sites within Afghanistan and adjust to SCA environment.
  • Honest, proactive and well mannered.
  • To be Afghan National

Duties & Responsibilities

Main Responsibilities:

  • To treat those disabled and none disabled people in the area who need physiotherapy either at home or in the clinic

  • To manage the Physiotherapy care of the patient, including patient assessment treatment planning and implementation for those conditions and disabilities prevalent in area

  • To assess the disabled people identified by CBR-workers and community volunteers in the community who may need physiotherapy

  • To express good empathy, safety and competence in the handling of disabled and none disabled physiotherapy related patient

  • To follow up the disabled people who have been referred to other rehabilitation sources

  • To participate in internal DP-project coordination meetings

  • Local technical aids should be advised to the CBR-workers and community volunteers and Family trainers

  • To write prescriptive report regarding his/her activities on regular basis and submits to the Head of Physiotherapy

  • Home visit should be conducted regularly in accordance to planed time table, which should be made in consultation and coordination with CBR-workers and community volunteers

  • To keep clinic and it is instrument clean and tidy and store all equipment in a safe way

  • To provide necessary awareness in relation to disabilities and prevention of disability for the PwDs, their family and the community

  • To share his/her knowledge and experience with relevant colleagues and train CBR-workers, community volunteers and Family Trainers in the required therapy/procedures

Submission Guideline

Application Procedures:

  • SCA actively promote and encourages women and persons with disabilities to apply.
  • Interested qualified candidates should submit a full CV (maximum four pages) with a cover letter in a single word document file explaining their motivation in applying for the job and highlighting their relevant skills and experience.
  • To apply online please send your application / CV to [email protected]
  • The subject line must include (Female Physiotherapist – HRM/ERMO 12-17) otherwise your application may not be considered.
  • Candidates may also submit applications by letter (hard copy) directly to the SCA HRM Unit in either Kabul, Ghazni, Kunduz, Wardak, Taloqan, Mazar-e-Sharif, Laghman or Jalalabad;
  • Academic certificates or references need not to be submitted at this time. These will be requested if called for interview.
  • Only short-listed candidates will be invited for test/interview.
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