Accountant

Asia, Administration, 1-11 months, 12-23 months, 2+ years / Job ID: 227

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.

The hospital uses QuickBooks to maintain its accounts. The accountant would supervise improvements to the system train our accounts staff and recommend changes that will better provide management with the information needed to run the hospital. The accountant may also be asked to advise on the best means of improving the hospitals medical records.

The accountant would preferably be familiar with QuickBooks or similar generic accounting systems. He/she would be experienced in accounting for a medium-sized organisation. Length of experience would not be as important as enthusiasm and commitment to the task. The length of term would be between six months and two years the longer term being preferred.

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.

Alternative Energy Consultant

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.

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.

Evangelist

Asia, Theology / Church, 2+ years / Job ID: 226

This 75-bed hospital serves the tribal people of a remote 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.

The evangelist will work with the resident pastor talk and pray with patients and visitors speak to patients and visitors at daily devotions and at the outpatients department lead bible studies and prayer groups for staff and interested people and work with external organisations.

A theologically trained Christian who is prepared to commit at least three years to the position of which twelve to eighteen months would be in language study. Either male or female but a female is preferred because majority of our patients are female.

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.

Professor

Asia, Theology / Church, 1-11 months, 12-23 months, 2+ years / Job ID: 1759

We are an evangelical inter-mission seminary which trains national people in various aspects of ministry.

We are looking for a professor of theology to teach students at a certificate level in the national language or at masters level in English. Sub-specialities could include systematic theology hermeneutics homiletics missions etc.

We are looking for someone with experience in teaching and with a minimum of an MTh and preferably a DTh degree. We will require references regarding teaching experience and moral character.

Manager

Asia, Administration, 2+ years / Job ID: 1669

The purpose of this center for trauma counseling is to train people in doing trauma counseling and to provide counseling care to victims of terrorism and violence and their families. Once this center is well established our vision is to organize satellite centers in other cities as well to serve the least of these in this country.

The center needs a manager to run administrative tasks.

A suitable person is someone who has experience with project management and good communication skills. Does not have to have a counseling background but would be beneficial if have related training so can relate to coworkers and clients. A willingness to learn the local language and culture is required.

Hospital Director

Asia, Administration, 2+ years / Job ID: 1456

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.

The Director will run the hospital correspond with donors and potential staff applicants and be in charge of the national and expat staff.

We are looking for a qualified administrator with experience running a complex organization must be willing to work in a challenging area.

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.