Counselor

South Asia / Medical / Health / 2+ years / Job ID: 1516

A Healing Center to aid the victims of terrorism and violence, and their families. The purpose of this center for trauma counseling is to both train people in doing trauma counseling, and to provide counseling care. 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 Pakistan.

To provide counseling in the aftermath of violent incidents, to train Pakistanis in trauma counseling, and to oversee the day-to-day running of the center.

Somebody who has a qualification in counseling in trauma and crisis, some clinical experience in this field, and who can train others in this area, too.

Midwife Tutor

South Asia / Medical / Health / 2+ years / Job ID: 149

This opportunity is with a 60-bed mission hospital in a small town in the foothills of the Himalayas, whose purpose is to care for the physical and spiritual needs of the local population.

A midwife is needed for clinical prenatal care and inpatient deliveries of high-risk patients. The ability to train others would be helpful. The position is open to females only.

Long- and short-term opportunities are available. Volunteers should be professionally qualified. In this challenging environment, it is helpful to have a hardy personality and good sense of humor.

Dentist

South Asia / Medical / Health / 1-11 months, 12-23 months, 2+ years, Consultant / Job ID: 151

This is a 60-bed mission hospital in a small town in the foothills of the Himalayas, whose purpose is to care for the physical and spiritual needs of the local population.

There is a need for a dentist to do basic restorative dental work.

There are opportunities for both long- and short-term volunteers. Volunteers should be professionally qualified. In this challenging environment, it is helpful to have a hardy personality and good sense of humor.

Physicians – all sorts

South Asia / Medical / Health / 1-11 months, 12-23 months, 2+ years, Consultant / Job ID: 144

This is a 60-bed mission hospital in a small town in the foothills of the Himalayas, whose purpose is to care for the physical and spiritual needs of the local population.

We need physicians, both male and female. We can helpfully receive physicians in most specialties, but there is a particular need for a female obstetrician/gynecologist as well as General Practice or Family Practice physicians. The positions include Monday-to-Friday clinics, daily rounds, and care for inpatients. Also care for OB, medical, pediatric, and general surgery patients as per specialty. All doctors take part in night call.

Long- and short-term opportunities are available in each profession, for both males and females. Volunteers should be professionally qualified in their profession. In this challenging environment, it is helpful to have a hardy personality and a good sense of humour.

Ultrasound Technician

South Asia / Medical / Health / 1-11 months, 12-23 months, 2+ years, Consultant / Job ID: 152

This is a 60-bed mission hospital in a small town in the foothills of the Himalayas, whose purpose is to care for the physical and spiritual needs of the local population.

There is a need for an ultrasound technician who would be able to teach ultrasound and participate in clinical ultrasonography.

There are long- and short-term opportunities available for both males and females. Volunteers should be professionally qualified. In this challenging environment, it is helpful to have a hardy personality and good sense of humour.

Lab Technologist/Trainer

South Asia / Medical / Health / 1-11 months, 12-23 months, 2+ years, Consultant / Job ID: 258

This is a 60-bed mission hospital in a small town in the foothills of the Himalayas, whose purpose is to care for the physical and spiritual needs of the local population.

A lab technologist/trainer is required for routine lab procedures, helping to upgrade present lab facilities, training lab students and upgrading local lab technicians. Laboratory technologist certification from an accredited program in 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 humour.

Anesthesiologist

South Asia / Medical / Health / 1-11 months, 12-23 months, 2+ years / Job ID: 1446

This is a 60-bed mission hospital in a small town in the foothills of the Himalayas, whose purpose is to care for the physical and spiritual needs of the local population.

Qualified Anesthesiologist

There are long- and short-term opportunities 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 humour.

Medical Students/Elective

South Asia / Medical / Health / 1-11 months, Elective / Job ID: 261

This is a 60-bed mission hospital whose purpose is to care for the physical and spiritual needs of the local population.

There are opportunities for medical students at the hospital, observing and participating in all functions of a physician, commensurate with abilities. Only senior medical students are accepted.

The qualified student would be under staff physician supervision, participating in all daily activities of ward rounds, outpatient clinics, surgery, and emergency calls. In this challenging environment, it is helpful to have a hardy personality and good sense of humor. An on-field commitment of at least one month is necessary. Medical students should be in their 4th year.

Obstetrician/Gynaecologist

South Asia / Medical / Health / 1-11 months, 12-23 months, 2+ years, Consultant / Job ID: 262

This busy obstetric and gynaecological centre is a 100-bed hospital which gives government-recognised midwifery training to young women from the Christian community. A community development programme is being re-established in an area affected by floods.

An experienced female obstetrician/gynaecologist is URGENTLY needed for the women’s hospital.

An experienced and qualified female ob-gyn.

Paediatric Nurse

South Asia / Medical / Health / 2+ years / Job ID: 264

This busy obstetric and gynaecological centre, with paediatric inpatient care for neonates and infants and outpatient care for under 5’s, is a 100-bed hospital which gives government-recognised midwifery training to young women from the Christian community. A Community Development Programme is being re-established in an area affected by floods several years ago.

A Paediatric Nurse with an interest in neonates/infants would be a welcome addition to the team. The nurse would be involved in clinical work in a low-tech environment while striving for high-quality nursing care and teaching of national staff.

We need an experienced nurse, with interest /experience in neonatology.