VSO International Volunteering Opportunities
VSO is the world’s leading independent international development organisation that works through volunteers to fight poverty in developing countries.
VSO is currently looking for qualified persons to fill the following volunteering positions:
1. Radiographer - Bungoma, Kenya.
You’ll be educated to degree level or above in a discipline that includes that use of radiography equipment
You’ll have experience of training others in the use ultrasound and x-ray and be comfortable working with colleagues with a wide range of abilities
The Little Sisters of St. Francis is a faith-based organisation and you’ll need to be respectful of their values
In addition you’ll need to be patient, enthusiastic and accept that the pace of change may be slower than you are used to
Financial package includes a local salary, return flights, accommodation, insurance and more.
2. Optometrist - Kwale, Kenya.
You’ll need to be a qualified optometrist and have experience of managing a vision testing facility.
You’ll have the skills needed to train your local colleagues. As with all placements, it is vital that you are prepared to work in an environment with far fewer resources available and must therefore be flexible and adaptable in your work
The local community can be very welcoming, a sociable and outgoing nature will serve you well as will a desire to become part of the community.
Closing Date: Open until filled
For more information and application, see: VSO International Volunteering Opportunities