OT / PT / Speech Therapist

Central Asia / Medical / Health / 1-11 months, 12-23 months, 2+ years / Job ID: 1493

This local rehabilitation center for children with Cerebral Palsy opened in 2011. It aims to provide high-quality rehabilitation to children with CP (age 0-16) who cant afford to pay for therapy thats available. Its run by local neurologists and therapists with currently an early intervention center (age 0-3 years) and two rehabilitation centers for children age 3-16.

The job involves working with a local team with opportunities to provide training for the staff teaching parents and working with children on a day-to-day basis.

The applicant should be flexible and open to working with the local health care system. There are many challenges in working in health care according to evidence-based practice but through working alongside local staff there will be opportunities for learning and development. It is important to have some level of local language. Translators can be provided for training.

Medical University Professor

Central Asia / Medical / Health / 12-23 months, 2+ years / Job ID: 1494

This new English-language medical school is designed to produce the next generation of leaders in the medical system of Central Asia.

English is the working and teaching language. Instructor assistant associate and full professor positions are posted regularly for a wide range of positions and departments (listings change frequently). For example: surgery medicine anatomy nursing research (Masters in molecular medicine program and a Masters in public health program).

Faculty positions usually require a PhD. People with a Masters qualification plus experience may be considered for instructor-level positions.

Elementary School teacher

West Asia / Education / 12-23 months, 2+ years / Job ID: 1427

A very significant English-language international K-12 day school in West Asia educating TCK/MK children in a key mega-city of the region has a holistic vision of a Bible-based education aiming to educate the Head Heart and Hands of each student. The students are drawn from like-minded families creating a pleasant free yet safe environment for the school community. The schools vision is to develop wise and healthy Third Culture Kids who use their academic proficiency and spiritual character to engage with and influence society.

The school is recruiting primary school teachers for the 2019-2020 year Grade 2 Grade 4 Grade 5 and Special Education teachers are being sought. A minimum commitment of one year is required however 2 years is preferred. Teaching staff must have at least a Bachelors degree in the area being taught as well as teaching credentials (i.e. teaching license or certificate). Two years teaching experience may be accepted in place of teaching credentials. A salary and work visa are provided.

Interested teachers will have a desire to both teach and care for their students with Gods love. They will want to work in a cross-cultural setting in international education in a crossroads mega-city of this region with a diverse staff of teachers and administrators from many countries.

Secondary School Teacher

West Asia / Education / 12-23 months, 2+ years / Job ID: 1498

A very significant English-language international K-12 day school in West Asia educating TCK/MK children in a key mega-city of the region has a holistic vision of a Bible-based education aiming to educate the Head Heart and Hands of each student. The students are drawn from like-minded families creating a pleasant free yet safe environment for the school community. The schools vision is to develop wise and healthy Third Culture Kids who use their academic proficiency and spiritual character to engage with and influence society. The school enables families to carry out their work in the city by providing a university preparatory education of high quality for their children. Cambridge IGCSE curriculum is used through Grade 10 and an American AP curriculum is used for Grades 11 and 12. With 45 international and 25 national staff the school has over 260 students representing more than 30 nations.

The school is recruiting secondary school teachers for the 2019-2020 year Religious Education Art English Biology/Science Economics Geography and Social Sciences teachers are being sought. A minimum commitment of one year is required however 2 years is preferred. Teaching staff must have at least a Bachelors degree in the area being taught as well as teaching credentials (i.e. teaching license or certificate). Two years teaching experience may be accepted in place of teaching credentials. A salary and work visa are provided.

Interested teachers will have a desire to both teach and care for their students with Gods love. They will want to work in a cross-cultural setting in international education in a crossroads mega-city of this region with a diverse staff of teachers and administrators from many countries.

ELL/ESL Teacher

West Asia / Education / 12-23 months, 2+ years / Job ID: 1428

A very significant English-language international K-12 day school in West Asia educating TCK/MK children in a key mega-city of the region has a holistic vision of a Bible-based education aiming to educate the Head Heart and Hands of each student. The students are drawn from like-minded families creating a pleasant free yet safe environment for the school community. The schools vision is to develop wise and healthy Third Culture Kids who use their academic proficiency and spiritual character to engage with and influence society. The school enables families to carry out their work in the city by providing a university preparatory education of high quality for their children. With 45 international and 25 national staff the school has over 260 students representing more than 30 nations.

The school is recruiting ELL/ESL teachers for the 2019-2020 year. A minimum commitment of one year is required however 2 years is preferred. Teaching staff must have at least a Bachelors degree in the area being taught as well as teaching credentials (i.e. teaching license or certificate). Two years teaching experience may be accepted in place of teaching credentials. A salary and work visa are provided.

Interested teachers will have a desire to both teach and care for their students with Gods love. They will want to work in a cross-cultural setting in international education in a crossroads mega-city of this region with a diverse staff of teachers and administrators from many countries.

Counsellor

West Asia / Other / 12-23 months, 2+ years / Job ID: 561

This ministry was started by some of our partners in 2014 to address the long-term impact of childhood abuse which is rampant in the local and refugee communities. This is a non-official group including a few licensed counsellors.

There is need among the expatriate national and refugee communities for counsellors. This country has a high attrition rate among its expatriate workers and counsellors can help stem the flow. There are also enormous needs in the local community which could be addressed by a qualified counsellor. This job could be done through the local or international church or independently.

We are looking for a short-term licensed counsellor who can help with English-speaking expats and nationals or a long-term counsellor who can learn the language and get involved at a deeper level.

Youth Worker

West Asia / Theology / Church / 1-11 months, 12-23 months, 2+ years / Job ID: 560

The churches in the major cities in this land need help with developing youth ministry. Reaching the youth and discipling them is a big need.

A significant focus for the churches in this country is providing ministry and support for teens. There is very little being done and its a significant need. Those with skill and focus on this age-group can work even while they are learning language.

Applicants should have experience in youth work be initiators and self-starters have the desire and calling to work with youth and teens and have the ability to work with others under the authority of a pastor or other leader.

University student

West Asia / Education / 1-11 months, 12-23 months, 2+ years / Job ID: 558

University students are among the most open and accessible segments of this highly unreached country. By studying here and doing life with local university students you can reach peers who have never heard the Gospel in a meaningful way.

There is a lot of scope for undergraduate students to study at a number of good English-speaking universities in this country. Some of these schools offer accredited degrees in a wide variety of subject areas.

The ideal students for this job have a personal relationship with God through Jesus Christ and desire to lead others into such a relationship. They are willing to live in the dorms hang out together share meals and study times and do life with the local students.

Entrepreneurs

West Asia / Business / 2+ years / Job ID: 557

There is scope in this country for creative and experienced entrepreneurs. While its not an easy place to do business it can be profitable and the spiritual impact can be significant. With patience investigation and consultation with those available on the ground the local economy and needs can be understood.

A relatively high capital investment is required. The best approach is to begin with a job working for a local company for example as an international marketing manager or specialist. Local companies are eager to improve their exports. BAM requires a serious long-term commitment.

All the typical characteristics of entrepreneurs are needed plus grace to operate in a cross-cultural setting.

Website and App Developer

West Asia / Information Technology / 12-23 months, 2+ years / Job ID: 463

Many ministries in this country have websites and IT infrastructure produce resources for churches and children and communicate with their clients using various forms of media. These ministries have a vision to strengthen the local church serve the local population and spread the Good News in this 99.8 Muslim country.

People are heavy users of social media and smart phone usage is very high. Ministries here can expand their reach and impact by innovative use of technology. Bringing IT expertise and solutions to these organizations by equipping them with new websites new apps and new technology will allow them to bring the gospel into communities and areas which may never have heard the Good News.

Applicants must have some experience in web App and programming technologies. Specific technologies are not important but a willingness to learn and bring creative ideas is more important. A 1-year minimum commitment is required longer is preferred.