Education: Completion of high school and further formal education/training in nursing such as registered Professional Nurse designation or equivalent is required.
Work Experience: A minimum of seven (7) years of progressive clinical experience in the medical field and hospital is required.
A minimum of three (3) years of experience in Nursing Care is required.
Experience in emergency or intensive care is desirable
Experience in the United Nations system or a comparable international organization is desirable.
Languages: English is the working language of the United Nations Secretariat. For the advertised positions, fluency in English is required. Fluency in Arabic is required. Knowledge of another UN official language is desirable.
UN CORE VALUES AND COMPETENCIES:
Professionalism: Knowledge of occupational nursing requirements, treatments, and procedures. Knowledge of Public and Community Health practice, including health promotion and programs and disease prevention. Certified as an Advanced Life Support provider in order to respond to Medical emergencies; Provide first care to patients and prepare for treatment. Knowledge of standard medical equipment and have the ability to use them in emergency situations. (ECG machines, Multiparameter Monitor, Infusion Pump, Point of care test). Shows pride in work and achievements; demonstrates professional competence and mastery of subject matter; is conscientious and efficient in meeting commitments, observing deadlines and achieving results; is motivated by professional rather than personal concerns; shows persistence when faced with difficult problems or challenges; remains calm in stressful situations. Takes responsibility for incorporating gender perspectives and ensuring the equal participation of women and men in all areas of work.
Client Orientation: Considers all those to whom services are provided to be "clients " and seeks to see things from clients' point of view; Establishes and maintains productive partnerships with clients by gaining their trust and respect; Identifies clients' needs and matches them to appropriate solutions; Monitors ongoing developments inside and outside the clients' environment to keep informed and anticipate problems; Keeps clients informed of progress or setbacks in projects; Meets timeline for delivery of products or services to client.
Commitment to Continuous Learning: Keeps abreast of new developments in own occupation/profession; Actively seeks to develop oneself professionally and personally; Contributes to the learning of colleagues and subordinates; Shows willingness to learn from Others; Seeks feedback to learn and improve.