Your profession is what you're put on this earth to do! CURE offers unique opportunities for you to use your passion, skills, and talents for a greater purpose. Whether serving at one of our international hospitals, or in the U.S. at the Mission Support Center, our employees delight in using their professional skills to heal children, both physically and spiritually. We invite you to explore opportunities to join our team!
Who does CURE need?
Our hospitals and programs cannot function without a team of dedicated, talented professionals. We need YOU to consider joining our team so that we can keep doing what we’re doing!
We hire professionals who support and embody the following values:
Being Christlike– We value reflecting Jesus with compassion to those we serve.
Being Childlike – We value a child’s passion for life and dependence on God in how we think, live, and love.
Integrity – We value doing what we say and saying what we do.
Restoring the Broken – We value taking action in responding to the physical and spiritual needs of those without voice and resources.
Intentional Relationships – We value collaborative partnerships that cultivate trust and authenticity.
CURE has an exceptional opportunity for an Anesthesiologist at its hospital in Ethiopia. This position represents a unique opportunity for a challenging and fulfilling career in improving the standard of health of a community. The Anesthesiologist will be responsible for providing hands-on anesthesia care to our patients, which adheres to the quality standards of CURE.
ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS AND RESPONSIBILITIES :
Complete preoperative anesthesia evaluations and make recommendations for appropriate anesthesia interventions.
Utilize appropriate monitors, equipment, supplies, and medications in the set up for, and completion of, appropriate anesthesia interventions.
Perform induction, maintenance & emergence of general anesthesia. Perform effective management of the patient airway and fluid resuscitation. Address and resolve any anesthesia-related complications that may arise.
Perform various regional anesthesia techniques.
Assess and implement pain management in the postoperative recovery period.
Accurately and thoroughly chart pertinent patient information.
Ensure the safety of patients during consultations, surgical interventions and in the postoperative environment.
Assist the Medical Director in ensuring the maintenance of an accurate and adequate supply of medications and supplies.
CORE COMPETENCIES/SKILLS/EDUCATION NEEDED
Medical degree (MD or DO) from a qualified, recognized medical institution.
Board certification, or board eligible, preferred.
Current and unrestricted medical license.
Two (2) years of experience in a private or hospital practice.
Experience in the developing world is strongly preferred.
Fluency in English required. Fluency in one of the local language(s) may also be required depending on the location.
Strong communication skills, especially with those of different cultures.
Competency and proficiency in anesthetic procedures.
In addition, all candidates should be familiar with the Statement of Faith, and will be required to agree with the declarations of the Statement of Faith in order to be considered for this position.
This is a full-time, paid position that offers a modest salary with a comprehensive benefits package that may include health and life insurance, relocation assistance, retirement, housing, in-country transportation, and annual leave.