Humanity & Inclusion Physiotherapist Jobs in Ethiopia

Humanity & Inclusion Physiotherapist Jobs in Ethiopia

Job Id: 218363

Category: Health Care
Location: Gambela
Career Level: Entry Level (Fresh Graduate) Employment Type: Full time
Salary: 18.454 - 19.377 depending on experience + 40% taxable adversity allowance

Job Description

The Physiotherapist will provide home-based outreach physiotherapy service for persons with disabilities, injuries & chronic illness in Nguenyyiel refugee camp.

S/he will be based in Gambella with daily professional travels to the Nguenyyiel refugee camps.

The main stakes of the post are:

  • Make detail assessment of patients with regards their rehabilitation needs using HI’s Rehabilitation assessment form.

  • Based on assessment, identify problems and make treatment plan with the beneficiary.

  • Provide home based physiotherapy treatments for beneficiaries by doing community outreach.

  • Ensure good communication, with help of translators, with beneficiary at all times throughout assessment, setting of goals and explanation of treatment.

  • Ensure that Physiotherapy equipment is kept safely and if repairs are needed, facilitates the maintenance thereof and compile information

  • Prescribe, provide and train on the use of assistive and/or mobility devices to beneficiaries.

  • Keeping beneficiary database and activity documentation according to project requirements

  • Preparing weekly activity reports using HI’s reporting templates

  • Collaborating and coordinating with senior physiotherapist to meet project target

  • Other duties as assigned by line manager

  • Reporting as required by project indicators and participate in project evaluation

    Job Requirements

    Physiotherapist will have the following attributes:
  • Have a degree in physiotherapy

  • Preferably have at least 6 months of physiotherapy practice. Fresh graduates can also apply

  • Willingness and ability to work in remote locations

  • Willingness to live in an environment where entertainment facilities are limited and with movement restrictions

  • Resilient to stress


    Experience in the field of disability inclusion

    Duration of the contract: until May 31, 2020.

    How to Apply

    Interested applicants who meet the above criteria should fill in the attached application form Job application form.docx and submit it with a 1 page motivation letter through ethiojobs or email it at on or before the above mentioned deadline.

    Please clearly state the position you apply in the subject of your email. Only short listed candidates will be contacted for exam/interview no phone calls please.

    We’re committed to safeguarding and promoting child protection and expect all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. This position involves working with beneficiaries and is subject to strict safer recruitment checks.

    The successful candidate will be required to complete a police check and sign self-declaration form to help us verify your suitability to work with children including checks with past employers.

    Humanity & Inclusion is an equal opportunity employer and particularly welcomes women and persons with disabilities to apply.

    Humanity & Inclusion Physiotherapist Jobs in Ethiopia

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