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.

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.

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.

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.

Varied medical positions

South East Asia / Medical / Health / 12-23 months, 2+ years / Job ID: 1361

This development-based Christian outreach ministry has a unique system in which established Referring Partners refer all of our patients. We are committed to working side by side with local healthcare workers, seeing every case as a teaching opportunity. Through this we hope to build their skills and instill in them a desire to train.

All positions are teaching/training positions. Global workers will work alongside national staff with the goal of raising them into their positions. All positions are 5+ years unless specified. These are full-time positions. Days off-site are meant for preparation for teaching medicine and discipling in the local language. Currently we are looking for 2 primary care physicians (Internal Medicine, Family medicine), a physiotherapist, 1-2 general surgeons (would consider 1-3 years), an ophthalmologist (would consider 1-3 years), a surgical nurse, a nurse anesthetist (or anesthesiologist), and a lab technician (1-3 years).

The person will be a committed Christian, willing to encourage and train local staff. All medical staff must have current licensure from their home countries. Experience in a hospital setting is preferred. Residency (post-graduate) level training is required for Doctors.

Nurse (general)

Arab World / Medical / Health / 1-11 months, 12-23 months, 2+ years / Job ID: 1431

A Christian hospital provides ministry and medical services to local people in a beautiful town.

A registered nurse is needed to provide patient care in an inpatient setting and to participate in training and discipling the local nursing assistants.

The person must be flexible and willing to work in a team.

General doctors and nurses

Arab World / Medical / Health / 1-11 months, 12-23 months, 2+ years / Job ID: 1448

A Christian hospital provides ministry and medical services to local people in a beautiful town.

The hospital needs general doctors and nurses. English ability is a must and the candidate will need to learn Arabic.

The person should be confident in being able to work independently, be flexible and adaptable. Duration not less than 3 months.

Family Medicine Resid. Faculty

Arab World / Medical / Health / 1-11 months, 12-23 months, 2+ years / Job ID: 1420

A Christian hospital provides ministry and medical services to local people in a beautiful town.

Faculty with the Family Medicine Residency would be expected to participate in clinic and hospital-based instruction and bed-side teaching of family medicine residents and visiting medical students, in addition to helping to supervise call shifts and preparing and presenting formal academic lectures on family medicine topics. They would also participate in recruitment for the residency and other administrational tasks.

The person must be flexible and willing to work in a team.

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.