Ultrasound Technician

Asia, Medical / Health, 1-11 months, 12-23 months, 2+ years, Consultant / Job ID: 152

Set in the foothills of the Himalayas this sixty-bed hospital provides care to rural families who suffer from diseases common in the West such as diabetes as well as from TB typhoid burns etc. Large numbers of ill children and women with obstetrical emergencies and complications are also attended to. The hospital is in a small village with a population of several thousand located three hours north of the capital city and on an ancient silk route. The area is predominantly agrarian and mountainous with a quite warm summer weather and occasional snow in the winter.The hospital has sixty beds divided into male female obstetric wards a dozen private rooms and 15-bed nursery. Two operating rooms are in use. Several hundred patients are seen each day in outpatient clinics. The hospital was started in 1956 at its present location.

There is a need for an ultrasound technician who would be able to teach ultrasound and participate in clinical ultrasonography.

There are long- and short-term opportunities available for both males and females. Volunteers should be professionally qualified. In this challenging environment it is helpful to have a hardy personality and a good sense of humor.

Physicians – all sorts

Asia, Medical / Health, 1-11 months, 12-23 months, 2+ years, Consultant / Job ID: 144

Set in the foothills of the Himalayas this sixty-bed hospital provides care to rural families suffering from diseases such as diabetes TB typhoid burns etc. Large numbers of ill children and women with obstetrical emergencies and complications are also attended. The hospital has sixty beds and two operating rooms. Several hundred patients are seen each day in outpatient clinics.

We need physicians both male and female. We can receive physicians in most specialties but there is a particular need for a female Obstetrician/Gynecologist as well as Internal Medicine or Family Practice physicians. The positions include Monday-to-Friday clinics daily rounds and care for inpatients and also care for OB medical pediatric and general surgery patients as per specialty. All doctors take part in night calls.

Long- and short-term opportunities are available in each profession for both males and females. Volunteers should be professionally qualified in their field. In this challenging environment it is helpful to have a hardy personality and a good sense of humor.

IT/Tech Support

Asia, Information Technology, 1-11 months, 12-23 months, 2+ years, Consultant / Job ID: 983

This 75-bed hospital serves the tribal people of the region. It has good operating rooms and is supported by a laboratory pharmacy x-ray and ultrasound facilities physiotherapy and mother/child healthcare departments.

We are in need of an IT Support Person to look after our computers update our website oversee the installation of an integrated hospital information system and teach computer skills to nurses and clerks. The IT person would have to help design our system here and oversee the laying of cable.

This project requires someone with database management experience as it will involve setting up the admissions system pharmacy and hospital stores in a computerized system. The software is written and the folks who designed it are in the US but our people cant really communicate with them.

Lab Technologist/Trainer

Asia, Medical / Health, 1-11 months, 12-23 months, 2+ years, Consultant / Job ID: 258

Set in the foothills of the Himalayas this sixty-bed hospital provides care to rural families who suffer from diseases common in the West such as diabetes as well as from TB typhoid burns etc. Large numbers of ill children and women with obstetrical emergencies and complications are also attended to. The hospital is in a small village with a population of several thousand located three hours north of the capital city and on an ancient silk route. The area is predominantly agrarian and mountainous with a quite warm summer weather and occasional snow in the winter.The hospital has sixty beds divided into male female obstetric wards a dozen private rooms and 15-bed nursery. Two operating rooms are in use. Several hundred patients are seen each day in outpatient clinics. The hospital was started in 1956 at its present location.

A lab technologist/trainer is desired for helping to upgrade present lab facilities training lab students and upgrading local lab technicians. Laboratory technologist certification from an accredited program in the country of origin is essential. Local language acquisition would also be a must.

Long- and short-term opportunities are available for both males and females. Volunteers should be professionally qualified. In this challenging environment it is helpful to have a hardy personality and a good sense of humor.

Multimedia Coordinator

Asia, Information Technology, 1-11 months, 12-23 months, 2+ years / Job ID: 1729

We are an autonomous education board whose purpose is to provide high quality education fully informed by our Christian values and arising from our Christian roots. Our scope includes primary and secondary schools higher education and vocational professional and technical training for children regardless of race or creed and hostels for Christian children. The board is under the auspices of one of the national churches and is supported by other churches and organizations worldwide.

The post holder will collaborate with management to develop and implement an effective communication and marketing strategy. They will work closely with the Executive Director to facilitate fundraising activities by providing success stories of beneficiaries including testimonials videos pictures and newsletters.They will manage the organizations social media profile and presence and be responsible for the proper record keeping of media material. They will monitor and update the website and maintain records of media coverage. They will be responsible for digital marketing content and assist with marketing campaigns as needed and will be responsible for the pre- and post-production of videos including script writing budgeting coordination with principals and multimedia staff video editing and releasing of videos.

The post holder will be skilled in using video-editing software such as Filmora Adobe Premiere and Davinci Resolve and in using photo-editing software such as Photoshop and Adobe Illustrator. They will also have skills in using sound editing software and Microsoft Office and will have a good knowledge of photography and video.

ESL Teachers

Asia, Education, 1-11 months, 12-23 months, 2+ years, Consultant / Job ID: 988

A 75-bed hospital serves the tribal people of the region. It has good operating rooms and is supported by a laboratory pharmacy x-ray and ultrasound facilities physiotherapy and mother/child healthcare departments. It also runs a school that serves 60 children (from Grade 1 to 5) and offer English training to their staff as well.

Teachers are needed for the hospitals school for a period of 6-12 months. The Principal would like people who can help her develop the teachers. The school is English-medium. It would also be good if they can cover for the Principal while she is on home leave or on a break.

We need people with English and TEFL training as well as experience in teacher training people willing to work in a challenging environment.

Host/Hostess

Asia, Hospitality, 1-11 months, 12-23 months, 2+ years / Job ID: 1454

This organisation cares for Christian workers on the field. They run a guest house to provide a place where people can come and rest pray debrief and attend seminars.

The job would be to take bookings make sure rooms are ready for people when they come be hospitable and be willing to pray talk and encourage people if they need it make sure meals are cooked by the cook and do some cooking and cleaning if needed oversee the workers collect finances at the end of peoples stay use the gifts that God has given you to help others.

A couple who are called by God to help and encourage with the gift of hospitality.

English Teacher

Asia, Education, 1-11 months, 12-23 months, 2+ years / Job ID: 1756

This Christian school was begun in 1924. It currently has about 80 students but is now inviting students of all faiths to enrol in order to grow in God-fearing character and academic excellence.

The post holder will teach mother-tongue English to the students and improve the English of the teachers at the school.

The post holder will be a committed follower of Christ who will serve as part of a mission and a supporting church or churches. They will hold a BA or BS liberal arts degree from a US or Canadian college. A TESOL certificate will be advantageous.

Solar Engineer

Asia, Engineering, 1-11 months, 12-23 months, Consultant / Job ID: 992

This 75-bed hospital serves the tribal people of the region. It has good operating rooms and is supported by a laboratory pharmacy x-ray and ultrasound facilities physiotherapy and mother/child healthcare departments.

Solar Engineers are needed to help us overcome power shortages and demonstrate solar ovens and other solar applications appropriate for this culture.

A suitable person should have experience in solar engineering. Be willing to learn about a new culture to evaluate and adapt professional knowledge into this context.

General Surgeon

Asia, Medical / Health, 1-11 months, 12-23 months, 2+ years / Job ID: 225

This 75-bed hospital serves the tribal people of the region. It has good operating rooms and is supported by a laboratory pharmacy x-ray and ultrasound facilities physiotherapy and mother/child healthcare departments.

A qualified general surgeon is needed to perform a wide range of surgical procedures. He/she would also attend the outpatients clinic and consult with patients on general medical issues.

A qualified general surgeon able to work in a remote and stressful environment is needed.