Malawi: Team Leader – Quality Improvement, Malawi

Organization: EPOS Health Management
Country: Malawi
Closing date: 22 Feb 2017

Introduction

  • Quality Management in the Health Sector in Malawi

  • GIZ

  • Malawi

  • Status: tender

  • Duration of assignment: up to 30 person months starting 07/2017, project will come to an end in 12/2019

  • Duty station: Lilongwe with travel to target districts of Lilongwe, Dedza, Mchinji and Ntcheu

Project Objectives

The health system of the target districts, especially in maternal and newborn health care has been strengthened with respect to quality and delivery of services.

The programme will be engaged in target districts of Dedza, Lilongwe, Mchinji and Ntcheu, contribute experience to central policy dialogue and feedback developments from there to the districts. It will operate in three result areas:

  1. institutional reforms in the health sector

  2. quality management and

  3. human resource development and management

The consultant will work in result area 2, providing support to selected districts in implementing the National Quality Management Strategy under the Ministry of Health.

Expert Profile

  • Qualifications and skills

  • A medical doctor or other health professional with a Master in Public Health, or International

  • Health or Health Management with a focus on developing countries

  • Proven work experience in health systems in Eastern Africa, Malawi is an asset

  • Project management including experience as a team leader

  • Work experience in Quality Management in health care in particular in developing countries

  • Good spoken and written German and English

  • Work experience in strengthening health information systems

  • Familiar with GIZ’s Capacity WORKS management model

  • Experience in capacity building preferably in the areas of Quality Management and HMIS

How to apply:

To obtain more information or to submit your CV, please contact: Ms. Neha Khurana at neha.khurana@epos.de

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