Vacatures in Kolkata

Onderstaande vacatures zijn beschikbaar voor vrijwilligers in Kolkata. Heb je interesse neem dan contact op met Lilian Teunissen

De precieze beschikbaarheid voor onderstaande vacatures is afhankelijk van een aantal factoren. We houden natuurlijk daarbij ook rekening met jouw mogelijkheden om naar Kolkata te gaan. 

 

Sinds de oprichting van CR Nederland in 1990 zijn meer dan 150 Nederlandse vrijwilligers je voor gegaan. 

Clinical Volunteer Coordinator

Qualification: This role is autonomous and, ideally, requires a healthcare professional with five years work experience and good management skills. 

 

Mission: as the Clinical volunteer Coordinator, you visit both the clinics and do administration tasks at the office. Responsibilities include:

  • Coordinating and overseeing the planning of work roles; orientating, supporting and inducting the medical volunteers into their roles and their work place.
  • Being available for all volunteers, maintaining good morale by providing opportunity to discuss personal and professional issues. Arranging regular volunteers meetings.
  • Providing feedback for reports, reviews, references etc.
  • Updating volunteer job descriptions as necessary and adapting new positions when required.
  • Recruitment liaison with the Support Groups regarding new applicants, ensuring the criteria for the volunteer job descriptions are fulfilled and providing relevant volunteer feedback. Liason with medical volunteers applying directly to Calcutta Rescue Kolkata
  • Being a good listening, professional ear for local staff and advocating their needs. Having an active role in the monitoring, evaluation and updating of protocols and clinical practices in all medical areas.
  • Implementing a new structure of a “Project Mentor” in the teams supporting a newly joining volunteer as well as “Volunteer Mentor”, existing volunteer to new volunteer.
  • Evaluating a staff survey regarding “Volunteer Projects” together with the recent Clinical Volunteer Coordinator. Carrying out and implementing news tasks and roles as a result.
  • Working alongside the CEO/Deputy CEO and Project Heads to assist in communication and liaison between volunteers, staff and management.
  • Being a member of the MAC (Medical Audit Committee). Contributing to clinical decision making regarding funding of treatment and giving feedback/ appropriate information to the volunteers.
  • Contributing to the Operational Committee meetings, where operational issues are discussed, and liaising with the supervisors of the projects.
  • Having an active role in the monitoring, evaluation and updating of protocols and clinical practices in all medical areas.
  • Attending the Doctors meetings once a month.
  • Updating the Clinical and Volunteer Coordinator Handover document to be provided to the Support Group.
  • Depending on the profession and spare time, being direclty involved into a medical project.

 

Locatie - Kolkata, India

Type - Vrijwilliger

Periode - minstens 6 maanden

Opleidingsniveau: Healthcare professional

Wat bieden wij: stipendium

 



Volunteer Doctor or Nurse for schools

Qualification: general or internal medicine with interest in paediatrics or paediatrician, or nurse with interest in paediatrics.

 

Mission: help on medical screening and reviews of children, to enhance the follow up of children and visibility of the weakest (malnourished, low BMI, anaemia, chronic disease, social issues, etc). Continue training of medical room assistant. Implement any improvement identified as useful.
Other activities possible in school: participate in hygiene and health education to staff and students. 
Work with: medical room assistant and school Doctor who visits each school once a week.

Locatie - Kolkata, India

Type - Vrijwilliger

Dienstverband -2 to 3 days per week.

Aanvang: vanaf april 2019 

Periode - 6 maanden

Opleidingsniveau - Arts, verpleegkundige,  

Wat bieden wij: stipendium

 



Nutrition Project Manager:

Qualification: general or internal medicine with interest in paediatrics or paediatrician, or nurse with experience in paediatrics.

 

Mission: supervision of health worker regarding malnutrition screening and data collection on a paediatric nutritional pilot project in a slum area of street medicine. The aim is to get as much data as possible and analyze it to extend the project to other areas. Implement any improvement identified as useful.
- 1 visit per week, + paperwork 1 day per week.
- Working with local field team of health worker

 

 

Locatie - Kolkata, India

Type - Vrijwilliger

Dienstverband - Full-time

Aanvang: maart 2019 tot december 2019

Periode - 6 maanden

Opleidingsniveau - Arts, verpleegkundige, Medisch onderzoeker 

Wat bieden wij: stipendium

 



Verpleegkundige / disability nurse

The patient group consists mainly of children and sometimes adults with learning disabilities, behavioral problems, mental, sensory and/or physical disabilities . Responsibilities of the disability nurse are: observe and advice the Disability Department Supervisor (D.D.S) on the following:

  • Conducting initial assessments of patients with disabilities attending the clinics.
  • Formulating an individual Care Plan of action based on the assessment findings to meet the patient’s needs.
  • Advising patients and their families about health, diet, exercise, obtaining additional support, and utilizing outside resources.
  • Develop knowledge through training and orientation to the Staffs and caregivers on issues like Women’s Rights, Gender, Sexual & Reproductive Health rights, Disability Legislations, Policies & Schemes, responding to violence etc.
  • Identify any useful appliances or support services necessary to improve the general well being and safety for the patient. Identifying and referring patients to other services as necessary, for example; vocational training establishments, Residential care, Rehabilitation Centers etc.

Locatie - Kolkata, India

Type - Vrijwilliger

Dienstverband - Full-time

Periode - 6 maanden

Opleidingsniveau - HBO

Vereisten: disability nurse or nurse with experience in disability

Wat bieden wij: stipendium



Verpleegkundige / Nurse

Calcutta Rescue runs 2 schools and several clinics in Kolkata. For the schools we need a volunteer school health nurse. the nurse will be based at the two Calcutta Rescue Schools and works with the staff of schools and clinics to ensure that students have their medical needs addressed. It includes screening of the children under 12 years of age to identify any health issues, parasitic infections, dental-and eye problems, ensuring their vaccinations are up-to-date and referring children for appropriate medical care. She/he will have a leading role in monitoring the children, who are in the special diet program. The role also includes teaching health education to staff within schools.

Locatie - Kolkata,

IndiaType - Vrijwilliger

Dienstverband - Full-time

Periode - 6 maanden

Opleidingsniveau - HBO

Vereisten: verpleegkundige A liefst met kinderspecialisatie en/of tropenopleiding

Wat bieden wij: Stipendium



Arts / Doctor

The role of a doctor is providing repeat prescriptions under the supervision of the Indian doctor.

  • Eg prescriptions for patients suffering from chronic diseases (diabetes, hypertension or asthma) who are in a stable condition.
  • Assist the clinic doctors in project work on hypertension, diabetes, thalassaemia or COPD. This includes collection & tabulation of data from the patient’s treatment card about lifestyle, medication, BP recordings, and complications arising including target organ disease involvement.
  • Health screening of the children in Calcutta Rescue’s schools, including medical examination of newly admitted children; ensuring children have been immunized.
  • Updating protocols.

Locatie - Kolkata, India

Type - Vrijwilliger

Dienstverband - Full-time

Periode - 6 maanden

Opleidingsniveau - WO

Achtergrond: Calcutta Rescue heeft 2 scholen en 2 klinieken,

tevens 2 mobiele klinieken.

Vereisten: artsen diploma, liefst ervaring met kinderen of

in de tropen.

Wat bieden wij: stipendium