OPPORTUNITY


 Nursing Instructor

Train (long term) or assist with training (mid term) of nurse-aide-evangelists & in-service development of all nursing personnel.


SUMMARY

LOCATION

Cote d'Ivoire, Western Africa

REQUIREMENTS

MT-Experience in nursing education required, tropical medicine training and experience required. LT- BSN or higher in nursing education, tropical medicine school, 2 or more years hospital clinical experience in the USA, experience in nursing education required. Cooperative, dependable, adaptable, flexible, willing to work long hours. Some French would be helpful.

RESPONSIBILITIES

Our 3 year nursing program is designed to meet the personnel needs of our own hospital. Responsibilities include classroom and clinical instruction as well as in-service education for all nursing personnel. The country nursing educational standards are improving and emphasizing professionalism as opposed to technician-type training.

LANGUAGE NEEDS

Trained on Field

LANGUAGE USED

French and local languages

LIVING ENVIRONMENT

Team members are housed on the large hospital compound. Houses are cement block and minimally furnished but with electricity (220) and running water/plumbing. Limited internet and phone service available.

WORKING ENVIRONMENT

61 in-patient beds, 4 surgical suites, large out-patient clinic that sees 100-200 patients/day, active laboratory, pharmacy and chaplain services

INTERNSHIP

No





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