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

Human Resources Manager

South Asia, Administration, 12-23 months, 2+ years, Consultant / Job ID: 1648

A local school system runs 13 schools 4 hostels and a project for womens empowerment.

The school board needs an HR specialist to assist in establishing a good human resources structure and policies.

We need someone who has professional HR knowledge and experience for an organization. Issues include the following: the structure and employment system is loose the evaluation rules and welfare are not consistent there is no proper timekeeping and there is a high turnover rate among school teachers.

Dentist

South Asia, Medical / Health, 1-11 months, 12-23 months, 2+ years, Consultant / Job ID: 151

This is a 60-bed mission hospital in a small town in the foothills of the Himalayas whose purpose is to care for the physical and spiritual needs of the local population.

There is a need for a dentist to do basic restorative dental work.

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

Ultrasound Technician

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

This is a 60-bed mission hospital in a small town in the foothills of the Himalayas whose purpose is to care for the physical and spiritual needs of the local population.

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 good sense of humour.

Physicians – all sorts

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

This is a 60-bed mission hospital in a small town in the foothills of the Himalayas whose purpose is to care for the physical and spiritual needs of the local population.

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

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

Solar Engineer

South 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 laboratory pharmacy X-ray and ultrasound facilities and has 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.

Media Consultant

South Asia, Media, 1-11 months, Consultant / Job ID: 1011

This center provides materials for outreach and discipleship among tribal people.

The center needs someone to help train locals in using software and technology to produce audio and visual materials.

Someone skilled in media production particularly recording and editing of audio and video for use in ministry.

Lab Technologist/Trainer

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

This is a 60-bed mission hospital in a small town in the foothills of the Himalayas whose purpose is to care for the physical and spiritual needs of the local population.

A lab technologist/trainer is required for routine lab procedures helping to upgrade present lab facilities training lab students and upgrading local lab technicians. Laboratory technologist certification from an accredited program in 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 humour.

Alternative Energy Consultant

South Asia, Other, Consultant / Job ID: 894

With huge energy shortages and rising prices many hospitals throughout the country are struggling to operate properly to provide appropriate care. These hospitals are looking for individuals able to suggest alternative energy and water supplies as well as possibly start up the projects.

Power and water shortages plague most of this country. Many hospitals struggle to provide care with irregular power supply and water shortages. An individual/team with experience in alternative energy sources and/or water purification methods is needed to help these hospitals continue to provide their valuable services to the communities in which they work.

Qualifications would include experience in alternative energy sources and/or water purification methods. A willingness to be flexible and work in tough environments is essential.

Teaching Consultant/Trainer

South Asia, Education, Consultant / Job ID: 896

A small school system runs 13 schools 4 hostels and a project for womens empowerment.

Trainers are needed to work in schools of the Board to train and mentor teachers. This is a great opportunity to encourage and offer skills to teachers who have had little training.

We are looking for experienced and enthusiastic teacher-trainers with the ability to communicate and train others.