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

Medical Students

South Asia, Medical / Health, 1-11 months / Job ID: 721

This started as a community health and development project expanded to include a hospital and now has training and research departments. Their wholistic health approach works for spiritual physical social and emotional transformation.

Duties would include participation (under staff supervision) in all the daily activities of ward rounds outpatient clinics surgery and emergency calls. Participants would develop skills in history-taking (through available translation) physical examination appropriate lab x-ray evaluation and differential diagnoses in a rural hospital context as well as common procedures and would assist in surgeries when possible. There would be opportunity to study the diseases and conditions encountered each day especially those endemic to developing countries and most importantly be a model of Christian compassion in attitudes and actions toward patients and staff.

Qualifying participants will be enrolled in the final year of an accredited medical school in their country of origin and have a personal commitment to Christ and a desire to be involved in advancing his kingdom.

Physiotherapist

Arab World, Medical / Health, 1-11 months, 12-23 months, 2+ years / Job ID: 387

Various projects work with mentally and physically disabled children.

The role will involve working with disabled children and training nationals.

We need a trained physiotherapist who is able to be flexible and adaptable.

General Surgeon

South 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.

Doctors

South Asia, Medical / Health, 1-11 months, 12-23 months, 2+ years / Job ID: 281

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.

Family practice doctors pediatricians and obstetricians are being recruited for a Christian hospital in an under-served area.

Qualified family practice doctors pediatricians and obstetricians able to work in a confined and challenging environment.

Nurses/Midwives

South Asia, Medical / Health, 1-11 months, 12-23 months, 2+ years / Job ID: 284

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.

Trained and registered nurses and midwives who are interested in working with tribal people in a remote but well-populated region are being sought. The majority of our nurses are competent practical nurses trained in the hospital and the nurse/midwife would supervise and further train these nurses. Ob-Gyn nurses are especially needed. Short-term nurses are needed for introducing barrier nursing in the baby nursery and should be willing to work alongside local nurses.

Experienced registered nurses both male and female are needed in all areas of specialization. If a nurse is highly specialized and used to working with advanced technology s/he may get frustrated here. Because of cultural sensitivities midwives should be female. Candidates should be prepared to commit long term since language study for a period of about twelve to eighteen months is a requirement. Supervisory and teaching experience is appreciated but not required.

Anaesthetist/Nurse Anaesthetis

South Asia, Medical / Health, 2+ years / Job ID: 325

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 anaesthetist will supervise the application of anaesthetics within the operating theatres. S/he will train staff and will advise on equipment and methods to improve work in this area.

A qualified and experienced anaesthetist/anaesthesiologist is needed for this work. Length of experience is not as important as commitment to the task and the people of this region. Candidates should be prepared to commit long term since language study for a period of about twelve months is a requirement.

Purchasing Officer

South Asia, Medical / Health, 2+ years / Job ID: 977

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 Purchasing Officer is needed for the hospital to tighten financial control check current prices manage inventories negotiate contracts and handle vendor relations.

Have related experience. Willing to learn local languages which is necessary for purchasing duties.

X-Ray Technicians

South Asia, Medical / Health, 1-11 months, 12-23 months, 2+ years / Job ID: 976

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.

Perform and give training to local staff on operating x-ray facilities.

Candidates must be willing to work in a remote location. Short- and long-term options available.

Nurse Trainer/Educator

South Asia, Medical / Health, 12-23 months, 2+ years / Job ID: 1455

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 nurse trainer is needed one interested in working with tribal people in a remote but well-populated region. The majority of our nurses are competent practical nurses trained in the hospital and the nurse/midwife supervises and trains them.

Experienced registered nurses both male and female are needed in all areas of specialization. Candidates should be prepared to commit long term since language study for a period of about 12-18 months is a requirement. Supervisory and teaching experience is appreciated but not required.