Marie Stopes International Midwife Nurse Jobs in Ethiopia

Marie Stopes International Midwife Nurse Jobs in Ethiopia

Job Description

  • Under the supervision of the Technical Head/ MCH Specialty Centre Manager, Midwife Nurse performs delivery services at the labour ward; assists doctors and specialists help delivery services; ensures the women in labour get all the necessary support, ensures the tools and instruments for the delivery room are readily available; performs the duties in accordance with accepted standard medical practice and professional code of conduct


  • Takes active part in the provision of services in the labour and maternity ward;

  • Provides labour follow-up and attend normal deliveries;

  • Ensures all instruments needed for delivery services are readily in place;

  • Assists normal delivery including vacuum assisted vaginal delivery;

  • Provides immediate new born care;

  • Provides immediate postnatal follow up and timely consultation when problems arise;

  • Assists postpartum women in initiating breast feeding postpartum women on danger signs, family planning and HTC;

  • Provides counselling to labouring and postpartum women;

  • Assists doctors as Theatre Nurse and undertakes all standard measures required for procedures;

  • Prepares all surgical instruments, sets and medical supplies required for operation in accordance with accepted standards;

  • Assists doctors intra-operatively (as a Scrub Nurse, Circulating Nurse, etc.) and makes the instruments ready for other operations as required;

  • Co-works with the scrub nurses in the OR as a runner/ circulator;
  • Puts the interest of clients / patients above all other considerations and ensures the confidentiality of all cases;

  • Ensures proper receipt, storage, safe keep, issuance and timely
    placement of orders of surgical instruments and medical supplies for theatre by pre-establishing re-order level and regular replenishment of enough stocks of the same;

  • Ensures the maintenance of high level standards and applies universal precautions to infection prevention;

  • Avails herself / himself to regular stock taking and audit as and when required;

  • Prepares and submits periodic reports as required;

  • Make an on-time report for the clinical incident happened in the center as per the guideline of MSIE.

  • Performs related tasks as required.

    Job Requirements

    Person Specification

    Qualifications Requirements


  • BSc/Diploma in Midwifery


  • Four years with Diploma in Midwifery. Two years of experience need for BSc

    Skills, Attitudes, Attributes

  • Good Communication and Interpersonal skills

  • Capacity to be compassionate and caring
    Conscious of Government, MSI and MSIE regulations

  • Ability to make logical and timely decisions

  • Counselling skill

  • Awareness of concepts and strategies of quality care

  • Pro-choice

    How to Apply

  • Interested and qualified applicants should mail only their motivation letter and C.V, within ten (10) days from the date of this announcement to:

    Human Resources, Marie Stopes International Ethiopia

  • Through the following e-mail address:

  • Due to the volume of applications, we will only contact shortlisted candidates, and we are unable to provide any feedback on unsuccessful applications.

  • Please mention the title of the position and work place you applied for on the subject line of your email.

  • Candidates who do not follow these instructions will not be considered.

  • Msie strongly encourages female candidates to apply

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