Teachers – English and Bible

Arab World, Education, 12-23 months, 2+ years / Job ID: 1604

This well-established organisation serves Iraqi refugee families and welcomes short-term and long-term volunteers as well as short-term teams.

The organisation runs a small school and teachers of English and the Bible are needed. You may teach one or both of these subjects depending on your experience. Knowledge of Arabic is not necessary but would be helpful. You would be teaching at the school alongside local refugee and foreign workers.Outside of school hours you are encouraged to go on ministry visits to refugee families.

Volunteers need to be compassionate people who can work in a team. They must enjoy working with children. They need to be flexible to adapt to the local ways of relating and to carry out the role.This role is more suited to confident assertive individuals or couples who can set clear boundaries around work and ministry expectations. It is also helpful to be flexible and open-minded about what your day might look like.

IT support worker

Arab World, Information Technology, 1-11 months / Job ID: 1791

This organisation supports and advocates for refugees and asylum seekers.

You will serve refugees by giving support in the office with IT skills. Most tasks will involve IT and computer skills with the option of helping in other ways as you are able and as the need arises. The minimum length of time of the placement is from one to three months.

You will speak and write excellent English. You will have a desire to serve refugees and to support those working with them.

Administrative support

Arab World, Administration, 1-11 months / Job ID: 1793

This organisation offers support advocacy and assistance for refugees living in a capital city in the Middle East.

You will serve refugees by giving support in the office with tasks such as updating databases data entry revising application forms and updating the website as required. The minimum length of time preferred is one to three months.

You will speak fluent English possess good computer skills and be able to learn a new database system (Smartsheet) quickly. You will have the desire to serve refugees with the skills and gifts you have.

Teachers Chaplain Counsellor

Arab World, Education, 1-11 months, 12-23 months, 2+ years / Job ID: 1804

We are an international Christian school serving TCK children from Grades 1 through to 12.

There are multiple positions available at the school for the coming academic year beginning in August 2024. Priority needs are for teachers of secondary Maths Science English and Social Studies and for a guidance counsellor a secondary chaplain a special education teacher and an elementary teacher.The school is often looking at expanding their options so if you are interested in working there please enquire whatever your speciality.The positions are not salaried but a stipend is offered along with a residence visa and discounted tuition for the children of full-time staff.

The school is looking for mature Christians with a minimum of two or three years work experience.

Dentist

Arab World, Medical / Health, 1-11 months, 12-23 months, 2+ years / Job ID: 1402

This is a quiet effort by volunteer professionals from around the world who live and work alongside local communities and government organisations assisting in the development of the country.

There is an established clinic but no dental work happening currently despite the huge need. We require someone with vision and leadership skills to restart a dental program and to be flexible within the local system.

Applicants should be flexible and cross-culturally skilled. Translators and dental assistants are available but the candidate should plan to work on learning the local language.

Nursing nurse training

Arab World, Administration, 12-23 months, 2+ years / Job ID: 1403

This is a personal quiet effort by volunteer professionals from around the world who live and work alongside local communities and government assisting in the development of the country.

Expatriate nurses are involved with administration as well as direct patient care. The care may in the form of acute nursing care or patient education and takes place in a small primary care clinic in a refugee camp as well as in projects that involve in-home rehabilitation being part of teams caring for patients with PKU (a congenital metabolic disorder) training local midwives etc. There is some opportunity for mentoring local nurses and potentially options to teach nursing at the university if the person has adequate credentials.

Nurses who apply should be flexible cross-culturally skilled and able to take personal initiative. They should be able to work with a team and do what is needed. They should plan to work on learning the local language.

Counsellor

Arab World, Medical / Health, 2+ years / Job ID: 1405

This is a personal quiet effort by volunteer professionals from around the world who live and work alongside local communities and government assisting in the development of the country.

We are looking for an experienced counsellor for psychological care for refugees who have experienced war displacement family loss and abuse. A background in trauma counselling would be particularly helpful but any counselling experience is good. Work would take place in an established refugee camp as well as in other projects.

You need to be flexible compassionate resilient able to work with a team and able to take the initiative in developing programs as needed. You must be able to work across cultures. Candidates must plan to learn the local language and culture. Emotional resilience and awareness of self-care and team-care are important.

Physician

Arab World, Medical / Health, 12-23 months, 2+ years / Job ID: 1401

This is a personal quiet effort by volunteer professionals from around the world who live and work alongside local communities and government ministries assisting in the development of the country.

The physician will provide medical care for refugees in an established camp. There is opportunity to meet medical needs and to screen for psychological trauma in the context of the physician-patient relationship.

The ideal candidate will be flexible and able to work across cultures. Translators are available but the candidate should work on learning the local language as well.

Church Volunteer (various)

Arab World, Theology / Church, 1-11 months, 12-23 months, 2+ years / Job ID: 1513

The churchs vision is to grow to train people for ministry to design new programs and activities for youth and children to increase unity to be a neighbourhood church that attracts the neighbours to its services to increase social activities and to minister to the refugees in the area.

There are many possibilities for this role: the church and neighbourhood have many opportunities but the need is for human resources. The church would like someone who is able to fulfil one or more of the following roles: Youth work tutoring (French and English) music (for example to start a choir with the youth) teaching English to refugees and locals working with the elderly (the church has an old peoples home – nursing experience would be a bonus) visiting refugees in the neighbourhood and co-ordinating relief writing grant proposals and administration to improve ministry in the neighbourhood medical ministry beginning a theological/ministry training centre and manual work to maintain the church building.

The ideal person for this role is someone with entrepreneurial characteristics willing to work independently but with a high degree of judgement and cultural sensitivity. No specific qualifications are required if you are able to carry out one of the listed roles. If a candidate has no working Arabic some Arabic study whilst in country is required.

Strategic coach

Arab World, Other, 2+ years / Job ID: 1716

This business was founded in 2009. It offers camping experiences for kids and families in the region along with expeditions sports academies and other related events. Their motto is Live from the inside out. The staff are kingdom-minded and their ongoing discipling and training is a central component of the companys vision.

Organizing and leading sports academies for kids and youth Creating a 5-year strategy for club sports coach training etc.

The strategic coach will have 20+ years experience in coaching in one of the following sports: basketball swimming soccer tennis volleyball or handball as well as a general understanding of most sports. He or she will be a mature believer who is able to lead bible studies devotions and group discussions. The coach will have a love for kids and be flexible innovative full of energy and friendly.