Refugee Worker

West Asia / Other / 1-11 months, 12-23 months, 2+ years, Consultant / Job ID: 1374

The church in this city is responding in love to the flood of refugees coming from Syria Iraq Afghanistan and Iran. Refugee ministry is a team effort using a community center and home visits seeking to minister wholistically to the needs of these people in Jesus name.

Refugee ministry is available for those willing to come and serve at least 6 months. People of all nationalities and ages can help in this work. There is a lot of people contact so being outgoing and friendly and open to cross-cultural friendships is important. By touching in Jesus name the lives of those devastated by war or persecution you can help them come to know Him and His healing and transformation. Volunteers can help in significant ways whether short- or long-term through language help art sports music drama administration technical support home repair skills visitation listening prayer etc. Knowing Arabic Farsi or Dari is a plus but not required.

We need caring people with a servant heart. You need a love for people a desire to share Christ in word and deed and a solid spiritual life depending on God You need to be flexible adapting to a dynamic work environment and changing refugee needs and profiles. We want to start new ministries to refugees so an initiator or leader-type would be a plus. You should be a team-worker with good people skills and be willing to learn the language and culture of the refugees you will serve.

English Teacher

West Asia / Education / 12-23 months, 2+ years / Job ID: 554

English teaching is currently the most accessible job in this country. Many schools at all levels (elementary secondary university and adult education) are seeking teachers who are native speakers of English or have good TEFL training. The nation is largely unreached and needs people who can shine the light to come and serve here.

Work for an ESL teacher is generally teaching classes preparing exercises and exams grading etc. Often speaking and listening skills are delegated to the foreign ESL teachers particularly. There are lots of hours of contact with students plus the opportunity to meet with parents and school administrators demonstrating love and showing faith at work .These jobs provide work visa and residence permission plus good-to-excellent compensation.

The requirement for native speakers of English is an undergraduate degree in any subject plus a TEFL certificate. There are various ways to acquire the TEFL certification including taking an inexpensive and short online course. Appropriate experience is valuable but not required. A non-native English speaker should have a university degree in English or English Literature or Teaching English.

Therapist (Physio/Occupation.)

South Asia / Medical / Health / 1-11 months, 12-23 months, 2+ years, Consultant, Elective / Job ID: 1463

This is a development project situated in a rural area. It has a training school for midwives nurses and community workers a community development work a research hub an English-speaking school up to age 16 and a 150-bed hospital (with obstetric gynaecology surgical medical and paediatric departments). There is also a Rehab department for children where mainly children with cerebral palsy are seen but also other children with disabilities. There is a clubfoot program and assistive devices are produced on location.

The project is seeking a physiotherapist or occupational therapist who can support the rehab team with training and with the management of patients with needs outside of the normal problems.

Physiotherapist or Occupational Therapist. Some clinical experience is preferred

Music Drama teacher (secy)

Central Asia / Education / 1-11 months, 12-23 months, 2+ years / Job ID: 346

An international day school offers a high-quality English-medium education with a Christian worldview to 150+ students of different nationalities from K – 12.

The school is recruiting a drama teacher.

The ideal candidate will have relevant qualifications and experience.

Agricultural sales marketing

Central Asia / Agriculture / 12-23 months, 2+ years / Job ID: 742

This organization is involved in the orchard business and training.

The job involves developing sales and marketing for the orchard business.

The successful applicant should have appropriate work experience and qualifications.

Archaeologist

Central Asia / Other / 1-11 months, 12-23 months, 2+ years / Job ID: 1510

An archaeological research organisation

The job involves working in local archaeological projects.

The applicant should have relevant experience and qualifications.

Beekeeper

Central Asia / Agriculture / 1-11 months, 12-23 months, 2+ years / Job ID: 354

This organization is involved in an orchard nursery business.

The job entails keeping honey bees in a local orchard.

The applicant should have relevant experience and qualifications.

Orchardist

Central Asia / Agriculture / 1-11 months, 12-23 months, 2+ years / Job ID: 310

This organisation is involved in the orchard business and training programmes.

This job involves working with local farmers to assist and train them in developing profitable fruit-growing farms.

Experience in orchard management of apples pears apricots plums and peaches would be helpful. Experience in fresh-fruit marketing and storage is also useful.

Entrepreneur (Business or NGO)

Central Asia / Business / 2+ years / Job ID: 307

There are opportunities to develop and run a business or an NGO.

This would involve setting up and running a business or NGO.

The applicant should be a confident entrepreneur and able to deal with uncertainty the cultural context and language challenges.

Medical professionals

Central Asia / Medical / Health / 1-11 months, 12-23 months, 2+ years / Job ID: 1236

The vision of this non-profit organisation is to create outstanding medical education programmes that will radically improve the quality of healthcare in the country. This is done through organizing master classes lectures and hands-on training.

There is a need for medical specialists in different areas. The main role will be involvement in training and mentoring local professionals in local hospitals clinics or medical universities. Besides medical training there are opportunities to teach medical English in local hospitals and clinics.

The organisation is looking for medical professionals with at least five years work experience and at least a Masters degree. Applicants should have the desire to pass on their knowledge and skills to local professionals. There is a need for: doctors orthopedic surgeons neurologists pediatricians and nurses (especially specializing in wound care).