Infection Prevention Officers in Kano, Nigeria

Health, Wellness and Fitness
Minimum Qualification
Required Experience
1 - 3 years
Employment Type
Male or Female
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Job Description

Marie Stopes International Organization Nigeria (MSION) is a results-orientated non-Governmental organisation Social Enterprise, which uses modern management and marketing techniques to meet the needs of the underserved, and dramatically improve access to high quality family planning and other reproductive health services in Nigeria, MSION is member of Marie Stopes International's Global Partnership, which operates in over 42 countries worldwide,
The core responsibility of this post is to use your:

  • Initiative
  • Energy
  • Persistence
  • Results orientation
  • Drive
  • Integrity
  • Enthusiasm
  • Commitment to personal development

To further MSI's partnership mission of: empowering individuals to have children by choice not chance

Marie Stopes International Organization Nigeria (MSION) is seeking the services of result orientated, competent, clinicians and service delivery focused individuals to implement a new USAID funded Family Health plus Project (FH+), which aims at building the capacity of public sector providers to provide long acting reversible contraceptives (LARCs) using a competency based approach which includes didactic training, coaching, supportive supervision and mentoring, Furthermore, FH+ will strengthen the overall health system and empower users to demand quality FP and improve their access to long-acting family planning in 20 States in Nigeria


Reporting To: Regional Team Leader
Duration Of Contract: 2 years
Probationary Period: 6 months

Key Responsibilities

  • Ensure all clinical instruments are washed, sterilized and stored properly.
  • Support clinical team in providing training on infection prevention and medical waste management
  • Maintain medical stock/a drug inventory and ordering registers
  • Ensure proper management and disposal of both general and medical waste
  • Promote and maintain a welcoming, friendly, professional and efficient atmosphere towards all clients at all times
  • Keep office, its surroundings, client care areas and all used medical equipment tidy, neat and clean at all times.


Qualifications, Skills and Experience

  • Must have at least basic education to be able to read and write English.
  • Organisation, initiative, tidiness and courtesy
  • English and local languages
  • Capacity to work as a team member
  • At least 2 years' experience working in a similar role
  • Experience of working in a clinical environment
  • Excellent provider of client- interaction skill
  • Good written and verbal communication skill
  • Articulate and analytical with attention to details
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