Serge’s team in Chogoria, Kenya, is in need of a Orthopedic Surgeon and Surgical Residency Educator. If you are interested, please fill out a Go Form. If you know someone who is interested, please send them our way (email@example.com)!
Position Title: Orthopedic Surgeon and Surgical Residency Educator
Location: Chogoria, Kenya
Deployment: as early as July 2019
Length of Service: 1-2 years service or 4 years service (long-term)
Responsibilities: Provide clinical and surgical orthopedic care in a rural Kenyan church hospital where 80% of the surgical need is orthopedic, as part of a mission team of Kenyans and North Americans committed to sharing the Gospel through medical care, chaplaincy, discipleship and education in an underserved area. The hospital has been identified as a site for the Pan African College of Surgeons surgical residency program, so significant time will be spent mentoring Kenyan general surgery trainees in orthopedic care.
Requirements and Critical Qualities:
- Board Certified or Board Eligible in Orthopedic Surgery (graduate of an approved medical school, completion of an Orthopedic Surgery residency, in good standing)
- Vibrant faith with a vision for empowering others to heal the broken and share the Gospel
- Willingness to trust God for living in a beautiful but relatively difficult to access area (slopes of Mount Kenya), learn language, submit to a cross-cultural team situation
- Solid teaching skills for training surgical residents and general interns