Pediatrician

South Asia / Medical / Health / 1-11 months, 12-23 months / Job ID: 1258

A 55-bed hospital provides quality care at affordable prices to the people of this region in the spirit of Christ.

We are looking for a pediatrician with adequate experience in the field.

Experience in the field would be preferred.

Medical Services (all types)

South East Asia / Medical / Health / 1-11 months, 12-23 months, 2+ years / Job ID: 1367

This charitable organisation works primarily in healthcare but also in other areas for the development of society. It exists to promote the health and welfare of the local people. It aims to maintain the quality of life and the environment through healthcare and educational activities.

There are opportunities to become part of an NGO that provides, among other things, medical support, care and life skills training at a male drug rehabilitation centre, and medical support at a care centre for disabled children. Addicts and prostitutes who have come to know Jesus need psychological support, counselling and medical advice. Although medical, educational and project management skills are particularly useful, the heart and passion of any potential partner is key.

Applicants should have a heart to bless the people of this region, and a willingness to serve Father in unexpected ways. Although some medical and counselling skills are required, a heart to serve with God for building His Kingdom is definitely needed. Good relationship skills are essential.

Midwives/Nurses

Arab World / Medical / Health / 2+ years / Job ID: 740

A Christian hospital with a new building opening in 2012, urgently needs nurses and midwives.

At least 2 years of recent experience and an appropriate license in the current country of practice are required.

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 can’t afford to pay for therapy that’s available. It’s 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 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 health care 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 Master’s 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).

Physio/Occupational Therapist

Central Asia / Medical / Health / 1-11 months, 12-23 months / Job ID: 1121

This NGO is committed to helping disabled children, with a focus on children with autism.

A physiotherapist or occupational therapist is wanted to design and run rehab programs for children with disabilities.

The applicant should have suitable qualifications, and some experience in physiotherapy / occupational therapy is desirable.

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.

Family Physician/GP

East Asia / Medical / Health / 2+ years / Job ID: 1542

There are multiple opportunities in both public and private hospital settings.

Multiple opportunities are available that include teaching local family medicine residents in either a public or private hospital setting, clinical work in a private clinic, and charitable work based in a large city.

Family physician or general physician with current board certification. For local licensing purposes, preference is given to those trained in the US, Europe, Australia, and New Zealand. There may be opportunities for specialists too.

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

Member Care worker

South East Asia / Medical / Health / 2+ years / Job ID: 1257

A Christian inter-agency international non-profit cooperative provides training, consultation, counselling, assessment, and opportunities for renewal for all expatriates living and working in this country. Our team consists of a variety of experienced and trained caring professionals.

We believe that people are complex and multi-faceted and as such we seek to provide holistic care. We provide training and resources to support the personal well-being of individuals, couples, families and organisations; we build and foster resiliency for those living internationally and provide support during times of crisis (counselling and de-briefing). Our services include cultural orientation, transition and debriefing, quiet days, marriage/family enrichment, counselling, prayer ministry, Spiritual Direction, workshops and assessments.

We are looking for a member care worker who has cross-cultural experience, preferably with an organisation; good interpersonal skills; experience in providing a range of pastoral care/mental health care services; ability to work and connect well with people from diverse backgrounds; and ability to work well in a team.