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Medicine and
Community Health

Intermediate Term Service

For more information about the service opportunities. Please contact one of our regional representatives.

All opportunities are on voluntary basis and participants are responsible for all expenses incurred from the trip.

No.Projects / PositionTrip DateObjectivesPersonnel Needs & Remarks
1Agricultural project assistantAt least 1 month1) Assist in coordinating and developing agriculture & agricultural co-op projects;
2) Liaison with local workers, village leaders, local and expatriate experts to understand & coordinate agricultural co-op work;
3) Make village visits
1) Able to communicate in Chinese and/or willing to learn;
2) Willing to learn Nosu Yi language & culture, and to work through translators if needed;
3) Able to adapt to limited resources;
4) Has a sense of humour, is a self-initiator & is flexible.
5) Ability to read some English would be helpful.
2AssistantsAt least 1 monthTo assist job coach to guide special needs young adults in food preparation and cleaning jobYoung and energetic. Humble and willing to work with people with special needs. Fluent in Mandarin.
3Bread BakerAt least 1 monthExperienced in working in bakery:
- advise in purchasing of baking equipment and layout of kitchen
- to help organise the flow of work for the bread production
Provide consultancy on bread bakery
4Community Caring WorkerAt least 1 month1) Assist in chaplaincy;
2) Visit & caring patients especially palliative care.
3) Mental health training.
1) Mandarin (able to speak, read and write Chinese);
2) Have related & relevant experiences.
3) Have a humble heart.
4) Able to work independently.
5) Not for PRC visa applicants.
5Elderly Services AssistantAt least 1 month1) Assist in organising short-term teams in conducting elderly services related training for local elderly centre staff.1) Have a heart for elderly;
2) Medical background with at least 2 years related experience;
3) Good communication skill;
4) Experiences work with volunteers
5) Not for PRC visa applicants.
6English teacherAt least 1 month1) Develop curriculum and teach primary and/or secondary school children for supplementary (after school hours) enrichment classes
2) Run English-based club (e.g. board games)
3) Run and/or participate in English camps
1) Trained English teachers with preferably 3 years experience
2) Experience working with children/youth
3) Ability to speak Chinese not necessary but helpful to have an independent and adventurous spirit; willing to learn basic Chinese language and culture
4) Willing to work weekday evenings and Saturdays until late (9pm)
7English Teaching AssistantsAt least 3 months1) Assisting and Supporting students when they come to the centre to read online Englsih books during lunch hour and in the evening.
2) Assisting and Supporting English Teachers to teach small group classes.
3) Providing extra assistance to the students who are ahead or behind the progress.
Passionate in working with youth. Not for PRC visa applicants.
8Event Coordinator in student centreAt least 3 months1) Planning and coordinating students and community events.
2) Recruiting and training local volunteers to serve their community
Passionate in working with youth. Not for PRC visa applicants.
9Guitar TutorAt least 1.5 monthsRunning guitar classes for teens or young adultsPassionate in working with youth. Not for PRC visa applicants.
10Health care personnel with community health background, especially community nurses, dietitiansAt least 1 month1) Participate and assist in village health training, especially in nutrition and nutritious cooking;
2) Develop health training material that is relevant to the needs of villagers
1) Able to communicate in Chinese (spoken and written) and willing to learn and work with Yi translators;
2) Able to teach others;
3) Able to adapt to limited resources;
4) Has a sense of humour, is a self-initiator & is flexible.
11Job coachAt least 3 monthsDesign job chart for special needs worker and provide training in food and cleaning business1) Design job chart for each individual worker
2) Train each worker for their designated job
3) Fluent Mandarin speaker.
12Kindergarten teacherAt least 1 month1) Develop kindergarten health education and character development curriculum ;
2) Provide training & coaching to village kindergarten teachers ;
3) Assist in kindergarten breakfast project and running of kids' summer camp
1) Able to communicate in Chinese and/or willing to learn;
2) Willing to learn minority language & culture, and to work through translators if needed;
3) Able to adapt to limited resources;
4) Has a sense of humour, is a self-initiator & is flexible.
5) Ability to read some English would be helpful.
13Medical doctor, especially with diagnostic imaging, echocardiography, gynaecology and orthopaedics expertise.At least 1 month1) Facilitate/develop new medical initiative with the county hospital to upgrade & strengthen their clinical capacity;
2) Provide on-the-job training/coaching to local doctors;
3) Organise & coordinate specialized medical training.
1) Preferably with at least 5 years of experience beyond post-graduate training in his/her respective field;
2) Willing to learn mainland medical system & come alongside local medical staff;
3) Able to teach others;
4) Able to adapt to limited resources ;
5) Has a sense of humour, is a self-initiator & is flexible.
14Medical doctor, especially with pathology or diagnostic imaging or echocardiography expertise.At least 6 months1) Facilitate/develop new medical initiative with county hospital to upgrade & strengthen their laboratory and diagnostic imaging services;
2) Provide on-the-job training/counsel to local doctors;
3) Organise & coordinate specialised medical training.
1) Preferably with at least 5 years of experience beyond post-graduate training in his/her respective field;
2) Willing to learn mainland medical system & come alongside local medical staff;
3) Able to teach others;
4) Has a servant spirit, can delegate & relate to people.
5) Able to adapt to limited resources ;
6) Has a sense of humour, is a self-initiator & is flexible.
15NurseAt least 11 months1) To share nursing management skills.
2) To participate in all projects on-site.
1) Strong team player.
2) Native Mandarin speaker and able to type Chinese.
3) Physically fit for rural living.
16Occupational TherapistAt least 3 monthsProvide occupational therapy consultancy services for training the local occupational therapist trainees1) Provide consultancy and coaching for local occupational learning assistants and teachers teaching the special needs children
2) Conduct training for the learners with special need / occupational disabilities.
3) Basic Mandarin communication skill preferred.
17Physio Therapist/ Occupational Therapist/ Speech Therapist/ Special Education Teacher At least 2 monthsProviding rehabilitation services for Cerebral Palsy kids at the Rehabilitation centre:
1) To share and update the knowledge of the Cerebral Palsy management in hospital setting.
2) To train workers in caring Cerebral Palsy kids;
3) To teach Cerebral Palsy patients' families about family care at home.
Rehabilitation Physicians with 3-year experience / Physiotherapists with 2-year experience / Occupational Therapists with 2-year experience / Special Education Teacher with 2-year experience; able to communicate in Mandarin and read.
18PhysiotherapistAt least 6 months1) Teach hospital therapist clinical assessment and treatment planning;
2) Participate in all projects on-site.
1) Strong team player.
2) Speaks fluent Mandarin and type Chinese.
3) Physically fit for rural living
4) Not for PRC visa applicants.
19Rehabiltation Center Training CoordinatorAt least 1 month1) Assess the needs of Rehabilitation Centre's Multiple Professional Assessment Team.
2) Organise and conduct short-term training teams to meet the needs.
1) medical background with at least 3 years related work experience;
2) worked in a team with multiple professions;
3) Not for PRC visa applicants.
20Social Worker /CounsellorAt least 1 month1) Running Tuition centre for migrant kids and family visits;
2) Organise summer camps & activities;
3) Integrate burnt patients back to society
1) Able to speak in Mandarin, able to read and type Chinese.
2) Able to live and work independently in a city.
3) Strong team player.
4) 2-3 years' experience.
5) Not for PRC visa applicants.
21Special Needs Education Specialist / TeacherAt least 3 months1) Assist in defining the training syllabus and curriculum for special needs learning support services
2) Recruit and train local special needs teachers
3) Provide learning support services to children with special needs
1) Work as a special needs specialist / teacher in a learning support centre.
2) Preferred to have previous experiences in vocational training for people with special needs.
3) Basic Mandarin communication skill preferred.
22Speech and Language TherapistAt least 3 monthsProvide speech therapy consultancy services for training the local speech therapist trainees1) Provide consultancy and coaching for local speech learning assistants and teachers teaching the special needs children
2) Conduct training for the learners with special needs and speech disabilities.
23Teach enrichment courses in creative thinking, problem solving, life skillsAt least 1 month1) Develop project-based curriculum and teach primary and/or secondary school children in supplementary (after school hours) enrichment classes
2) Run and/or participate in camps
1) Trained teachers with minimum 3 years experience with International Baccalaureate or Design Thinking (or similar) experience
2) Experience working with children/youth
3) Ability to speak Chinese a bonus but non-Chinese speakers also welcome if willing to work with translators/interpreters; latter will need to have an independent and adventurous spirit, willing to learn basic Chinese language and culture
4) Willing to work weekday evenings and Saturdays until late (9pm)
24VideographerAt least 1 month1) Develop localised health educational and training videos;
2) Explore other technology based medium for training and education purposes
1) Able to communicate in Chinese and/or willing to learn;
2) Willing to learn Nosu Yi language & culture, and to work through translators if needed;
3) Able to adapt to limited resources;
4) Has a sense of humour, is a self-initiator & is flexible
5) Ability to read some English would be helpful.

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