Raleigh International has over 30 years’ experience driving sustainable change through inspiring young people to volunteer overseas. We are looking for an experienced nurse to join our management team in London.
As the Medical Coordination Manager you will play a key role in supporting our staff and volunteers. This involves ensuring the highest health and safety standards are met at all times on our international projects, including providing optimum response in case of emergencies. You will assist in the recruitment and support of expedition medics and vet all applicants to be volunteers and staff. You will also have considerable input into policy and practice. You will be a central part of the safety team with a high level of liaison with our overseas staff and programmes.
Raleigh International is a sustainable development charity. We harness the passion and energy of young people to effect positive change in sustainable development. Our programmes focus on providing access to safe water and sanitation, protecting vulnerable environments, building resilient communities and developing youth leadership.
Our work is delivered through young people and is a collaboration between local communities, partners and volunteers from a wide range of backgrounds, nationalities and life stages. We operate in partnership with communities, non-governmental organisations (NGOs) and governments in Borneo, Costa Rica, Nicaragua, India and Tanzania. Since our foundation as a charity in 1984, Raleigh volunteers have become a global community of more than 38,000 people committed to building a sustainable future.
For more information or to apply for the role please go to: http://www.raleighinternational.org/work-for-raleigh