Physician Assistant


Company Planned Paren...
Category Public Health
Location Kparigu
Job Status Full-time
Salary GH¢ 
Education First Degree
Experience 5 years
Job Expires Nov 30, 2022

Company Profile

The Planned Parenthood Association of Ghana (PPAG), is an NGO and a member of the International Planned Parenthood Federation (IPPF). PPAG, a leading provider of Sexual and Reproductive Health and Rights (SRHR) education, information and services in Ghana,in close collaboration with OXFAM, hereby invites result-oriented and committed persons to apply for the following vacant position to be filled in the Association.

Job Description



  • Serve as the facility head
  • Provide routine patient consultation on minor ailments, reviewing detention and admitted cases on ward rounds and Sexual Reproductive Health (SRH) issues including Family Planning counseling, HIV/AIDS management and treatment of STI’s and Post Abortion Care
  • Provide SRHR education/information to patients and clients
  • Ensure the effective overall running of the Clinic
  • Manage emergency clinical cases.
  • Assist in providing curative and preventive health services in the clinic.
  • Ensure the efficient use of clinical equipment and resources
  • Prepare and follow an effective referral system, where necessary
  • Refer cases to the appropriate facility, if necessary.
  • Ensure that clinical reports are collated and submitted as required
  • Collate and analyze service statistics to improve service delivery and programmes
  • Ensure effective infection control in the clinic and adhering to quality of care (QoC)
  • Supervise and ensure the effective implementation of SBCC activities in the clinic and the community
  • Ensure that staff provide effective and efficient clinical services and service delivery
  • Ensure that clients and providers rights are adhered to
  • Liaise with other nurses and midwives to ensure that clinical standards are adhered to
  • Attend meetings and training programmes as required
  • Prepare Annual Work Plan and Performance Appraisal
  • Performs any other related duties as assigned by the immediate supervisor

Required Skills or Experience

  • A degree in Physician Assistantship or any other higher related field with a minimum of five (5) years relevant working experience, 3 of which must be in a managerial or administrative position.
  • Having additional qualification in Mental, General or Midwifery Nursing is an added advantage.

The applicant;

  • Very good interpersonal, communication, report writing and presentation skills
  • Must be honest, transparent and reliable
  • Must be friendly and accommodative
  • High sense of responsibility, humour, be judgmental and able to take initiatives
  • Must be a team player
  • Must be able to work for long hours and under pressure
  • Ability to travel at short notices

How To Apply

Sorry, job has expired.


Please note, employers receive numerous applications per posting and will only shortlist the most qualified candidates. Also is not involved in any decision made by an employer/recruiter and therefore does not guarantee that applications sent will result in a candidate being shortlisted/selected for that position.
To Top