Pastoral Clinical Counsellor

Asia, Medical / Health, 2+ years / Job ID: 1191

We are a Christian inter-agency international non-profit cooperative that 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 aim for ethical spiritual and moral responsibility based on Biblical principles and founded in prayer

We believe that people are complex and multi-faceted and as such we seek to provide holistic care we also 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 through counselling and de-briefing. We offer cultural orientation transition and debriefing services quiet days marriage/family enrichment counselling prayer ministry and Spiritual Direction workshops and assessments.

Applicants should have cross-cultural experience preferably with an organisation good interpersonal skills with people from diverse backgrounds and an acceptance of the spiritual/cultural diversity they bring to an international team experience in providing a range of pastoral care/mental health care services and a willingness to develop and provide training on relevant topics.

Services Director

Asia, Medical / Health, 2+ years / Job ID: 1707

This organization serves cross-cultural workers in Asia and around the world through Clinical Counseling Soul Care Training and Events.

The Services Director is responsible for overseeing and developing the clinical counseling program including providing both clinical and personnel supervision of the clinical and soul care staff. S/he works together with the Executive Director to make decisions on clinical issues that affect the team.

The Services Director must have at least five years of post-masters supervised clinical experience in a multidisciplinary mental health setting and be trained and licensed as a clinical mental health worker and supervisor of clinical counselors. S/he will have good interpersonal and communication skills plus leadership and administrative experience as well as being able to work collaboratively and think globally.

Dental Hygienist

Asia, Medical / Health, 12-23 months, 2+ years / Job ID: 1071

This organisation aims to develop the professional skills of dental workers in Kyrgyzstan and to raise good leaders who will serve the country.

The job will involve teaching the local hygienists and setting up a Public Dental Health Care project for the children in an orphanage or a rural village.There are also opportunities for technicians to train local technicians.

The person should be qualified and experienced in working at dental clinics teaching and training local staff. The person should be flexible and humble in attitude eager to learn the local culture and language and be responsible for others.

Dental Technician

Asia, Medical / Health, 12-23 months, 2+ years / Job ID: 1072

This organisation aims to develop the professional skills of dental workers and raise good leaders who will serve the country.

The job involves teaching and training the local dental technicians.

The person should be qualified and experienced in working at dental clinics teaching and training local staff. The person should be flexible and humble in attitude eager to learn the local culture and language and be able to take responsibility for others.

Dental Hygienist

Asia, Medical / Health, 2+ years / Job ID: 1451

The organization educates dental professionals (dentists hygienists and dental technicians). It also teaches preventive dental hygiene to children from low-income families. It operates dental clinics as a self-sustainable business model.

The hygienist will provide preventive hygiene education for dental health and simple checks and treatment.

An experienced hygienist is needed.

Medical Professionals

Asia, Medical / Health, 1-11 months / Job ID: 1452

We are doctors working with local doctors to create a business as mission. We have a clinic in the capital but are also interested in other areas in the country.

Doctors and nurses can do on-site work with a translator. Specialists can also come and help teach with a translator.

RNs MDs DOs with any skill set. There is also another local clinic and a homeless center that can use some help.

Counselor/Psychologist

Asia, Medical / Health, 2+ years / Job ID: 1473

The NGO was started in 1996 to address issues of under-employment among women. They started training women in agriculture and learned that many husbands were leaving for work in other countries but were being illegally trafficked. So they started education on immigration rights. According to the director religious extremism is a growing issue which they wish to address.

They are interested in a trained counselor or psychologist to work with women and young men who are the victims of trafficking religious extremism domestic violence and other issues.

They are looking for someone willing to make a long-term commitment as building relationships and understanding how people communicate takes a long time. A willingness to learn the language is essential but you could also work through a translator. Proficiency in language to be able to work without a translator could take 5+ years.

Dietician/Nutritionist

Asia, Medical / Health, 1-11 months / Job ID: 1682

A non-profit international development and humanitarian organization established for over 30 years and receiving support from the World Bank USAID and others.

The ideal candidate will initiate and develop materials for health promotion projects and develop resources for families to help them increase the weight of children with cerebral palsy and developmental delay. They may also be asked to train medical staff.

It would be helpful to have some research experience or experience of working with patients on changing their diet following a stroke diabetes hypertension or heart disease in order to develop materials.

Obstetrician

Asia, Medical / Health, 1-11 months, 12-23 months, 2+ years / Job ID: 300

This rural 150-bed hospital does nearly 4000 deliveries each year. The hospital has an active community health program and there are opportunities to be involved in research as well as clinical obstetrics. It is an integrated rural health and development program with extensive community work and there are strong links between the community antenatal clinics and the hospital.

An obstetrician is urgently needed for the hospital after the departure of a long-term senior obstetrician. The post includes a significant training component as national junior doctors are part of the team and come expecting postgraduate training. The hospital is nationally known for its training of nurse-midwives and community midwives as well as doctors. The existing obstetric team is about 50 per cent national and 50 per cent international doctors.

A capacity-building attitude will be a daily necessity (sometimes it is easier to do it yourself than teach someone else) but the hospital is in a unique position for holistic ministry at a number of levels.

Therapist (Physio/Occupation.)

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