Job Opportunities

New York

 Currently, we have no job openings at our New York office.

Laos

Aside from the full-time positions posted below, LFHC welcomes medical volunteers of all specialties on a rolling basis throughout the year. Doctors, nurses, and other trained medical specialists are welcome to send their resume to  hr@fwablaos.org  at any time. Please visit Volunteer in Laos for more information.

 

Position:  Executive Director
Status: Full time
Location: Luang Prabang, Laos
Reports to: Friends Without A Border Board of Directors
Starting Date: January 1, 2019
Period: Minimum two-year contract

Position Summary:

The Executive Director (ED) will provide leadership and strategic direction for the hospital ensuring that it functions effectively and achieves its aims and objectives; namely the provision of world class medical care, education of staff, and community disease prevention. To achieve this, the ED will work closely with representatives of the Luang Prabang Provincial Health Department and Hospital developing a harmonious working relationship that promotes the integrated delivery of compassionate and quality health care to children in the Luang Prabang Province.

The ED will liaise with the FWAB Board developing strategic priorities, building and monitoring budgets, and providing the Board with information on a regular basis.  The ED will also liaise with the FWAB Board and staff to coordinate local and international fundraising, including grant applications and management of the local Friends Gallery.

Qualifications

Essential:

  1. A Medical Degree from an internationally recognized university
  2. Registration to practice clinical medicine in the applicant’s home country
  3. Recent clinical experience in the practice of acute pediatric medicine
  4. Management and budgeting experience in a health care setting
  5. Demonstrated high quality communication, leadership and organizational skills
  6. Commitment to providing compassionate and nurturing care to patients

Highly desirable:

  1. A higher qualification in a health or management field
  2. Experience working in a developing country

 Application and Inquiries:

Please email a cover letter, resume to hr@fwablaos.org with the subject line “Exceutive Director.”

Only short-listed candidates will be contacted for interviewing.

 

 

Position:  Medical Education Director
Status: Full time
Location: Luang Prabang, Laos
Reports to: LFHC Executive Director
Starting Date: January 1, 2019
Period: Two years

Position Summary:

The primary responsibility of the Medical Education Director (MED) is developing and providing high quality medical education to the hospital staff, and supervising the junior medical staff.  The MED will also be an integral member of the LFHC Executive Team.  That team will be led by the LFHC Executive Director, and will coordinate the strategic planning and the delivery of high quality patient care, education, and community outreach in accordance with the principles and values of LFHC and FWAB.

In order to achieve this successfully the position requires a minimum two-year commitment.

Qualifications and Attributes:

Essential:

  1. A Medical Degree from an internationally recognized university;
  2. Registration to practice clinical medicine in the applicant’s home country;
  3. Recent clinical experience in acute pediatric medicine;
  4. Commitment to providing compassionate and nurturing care to patients;
  5. Demonstrated communication, leadership and organizational skills.

Highly desirable:

  1. A higher qualification in one or more of pediatrics, neonatology, emergency medicine, tropical medicine or public health.  
  2. Experience in delivering education and training in a health care setting.
  3. Experience working in a developing country.

Application and Inquiries:

Please email a cover letter and resume to: hr@fwab.org with the subject “Medical Education Director.”

Only short-listed candidates will be contacted for interviewing.

Cambodia

Angkor Hospital for Children accepts applications online for various job openings and volunteer opportunities throughout the year.
For all job openings (medical or non-medical) at AHC, please visit their website here.

To apply as a medical volunteer at AHC, please visit their website here.