Lecturer / assistant or associate professor


Program: Master’s in Clinical Midwifery
Duration: One year, full time (with possibility to extend).
Reporting to: Dean of the College
Employment Professional Volunteer

Qualification and Experience

(a) PhD in Midwifery/Reproductive health/Maternity Nursing
(b) Minimum of 3 years post-doctoral and research experience.
(c) Applicants must be a Registered Midwife
(d) Experience in teaching and coordinating relevant academic programs
(e) Excellent oral and written communication skills


The appointee will play an active role in the academic direction of clinical midwifery program including teaching, research, academic assessment and academic administration. The appointee should carry out such duties as are assigned to him/her in accordance with academic rules and regulations of the Hamlin College of Midwives and regulatory bodies in the countries.
The appointee will have the following duties and responsibilities:-
a) Conducting classes for the clinical midwifery students
b) Setting out and implementation of timetables for clinical midwifery program
c) Carrying out assessment, monitoring and evaluation of examination work and providing an academic and consultative support to students in their learning activities.
d) Liaising the Hamlin College of Midwives with likeminded teaching institutions and other appropriate bodies in relation to Midwifery and other health related matters
e) Providing academic input on existing and new courses and course development and course co-ordination.
f) Engaging in research, consultancy and development work as appropriate.
g) Participating in national and internal committees appropriate to courses and meetings convened by the academic commission of the college.
h) Maintaining appropriate records and making available information as required by the college.
i) Engaging in promotion including student recruitment
j) Participating in development, implementation and maintenance of academic quality assurance arrangements.
k) Participating in appropriate activities necessary to the development of the programs in the college
l) Providing advice to the Dean and Vice Dean of the college.
The performance of these duties will require attendance in addition to class contact hours during the normal working week.

Other Information

• Hamlin Fistula Ethiopia will facilitate accommodation in Addis-Ababa for volunteer academics.
• Visa application process will be handled by Hamlin Fistula Ethiopia and the Hamlin College of Midwives.
• Timeframe – from late 2019 TBC

To apply please submit your CV together with a one page letter outlining your interest to serve as a volunteer to Zelalem Belete, Dean Hamlin College of Midwives.

Contact information:
Hamlin Fistula Ethiopia
Hamlin College of Midwives
Email: Zelalem.b@hamlinfistula.org

Enquiries Australia:
Catherine Hamlin Fistula Foundation
Email: Carolyn.Hardy@Hamlin.org.au
Tel: +61 2 9440 7001

Find out more information here.



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