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Clinical/Technical Director, Developing Midwives Programm

BRAC University, Dhaka, Bangladesh is looking for a Clinical/Technical Director for the Developing Midwives programme under the BRAC Institute of Global Health funded by DFID.

Objectives of the programme

  1. Delivering an accredited three year Diploma Program to 410 students
  2. Developing capacity of a hub (temporary Project Secretariat located within BRAC University) and spoke model (Academic Sites throughout the country) to deliver the three year Diploma Program into underserved rural and urban areas
  3. Develop a Department of Midwifery and Nursing (DMN) which would ultimately become the hub for the Diploma Program and enable BRACU to offer a range of professional educational qualifications in nursing and midwifery and
  4. Mobilise and support national advocacy to establish midwifery as a recognised autonomous profession in Bangladesh

Purpose of the Post:
As Bangladesh lacks expertise to oversee and implement the technical aspects of the Developing Midwives programme, international expertise will be sought for a Clinical/Technical Director for the programme.


  1.  Improve curriculum and pedagogy
  2. Faculty development
  3. Monitoring
  4. Coordination in close collaboration with the Senior Technical Advisor
  5. Support establishment of the department


The position for clinical director is required from 1st November 2014 to 31st December 2017.

Deadline: 2nd of October 2014

 Information and Contact

 For more information contact Nushrat Ahmed, DFID Programme Magager: or,

Shehlina Ahmed, Health Adviser:




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