The Nigerian Red Cross Society (NRCS) was established through an Act of Parliament in 1960. This Act depicts that the NRCS is recognized by the Federal Government of Nigeria as a community-based Voluntary Aid Society, auxiliary to and complementing the public authorities in the area of humanitarian interventions.
DELIVERING HEALTH AND NUTRITION ASSISTANCE TO CAMEROON REFUGEES
CALL FOR CLINICAL LABORATORY CONSULTANTS
The Nigerian Red Cross Society (NRCS) is a recipient of United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR) funds to implement the ‘Delivering Health and Nutrition Assistance to Cameroon Refugees’ Project.
As a result of the conflict in southern Cameroon, more than 50,000 persons are displaced into neighboring Nigeria in search of safety, stability, and a better life.
The project seeks to strengthen access and delivery of quality healthcare and nutrition services to Cameroon refugees and host communities in Benue, Cross River, and Taraba states of Nigeria.
The project will support the revitalization of health departments and PHCs in Taraba, Benue and Cross River States according to NPHCDA Minimum standards including upgrading laboratory capacities and addressing the human resource for health needs for optimal diagnosis and management of common medical ailments.
Nigerian Red Cross Society is seeking for committed and skilled Clinical Laboratory professionals to support UNHCR/NRCS projects to improve laboratory practices in PHCs and selected secondary care facilities across Benue, Cross River and Taraba states to meet the UNHCR minimum requirements of Laboratory services in UNHCR supported PHCs.
State LGAs PHCs
Benue Adikpo Abande, Ikyogen
Cross River Akampa Osomba
Calabar South NRCS Clinic
Boki Bashua, Bashu, Biajua,
Danare II, Orimekpang,
Etung Agbokim, Ajassor
Obanliku Amana, Upranch, Utanga
Ogoja Adagom, Ukende
Taraba Takum TY Danjuma, Shibong
Terms of reference/Scope of the Consultancy
Consultants will be expected to support the following:
Qualifications, Experience, and Attributes
Interested and qualified consultants should send their CVs and cover letter as one document in PDF format saved with their name to firstname.lastname@example.org
The subject of the mail: Laboratory Consultant 2021
Kindly note that applications that do not follow this specification will be disqualified.
All applications should be sent before 5 pm Friday, 23rd July 2021.
Only Shortlisted candidates will be contacted.