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At InterHealth Worldwide we are passionate about supporting the health and wellbeing of those who are working to make the world a better place. Founded on Christian principles, we support over 10,000 people working for over 300 organisations based in the UK and around the world. We have two centres, one in London, UK and one in Nairobi, Kenya.

We provide occupational and travel health care, psychosocial support, training and travel supplies. We prepared 1,800 people to travel out from the UK to support the Ebola crisis in 2014. Our client organisations increasingly work in traumatic contexts and we have recently provided medical and psychosocial support and training in high security countries such as Turkey/Syria, South Sudan, Central African Republic, Somalia and Afghanistan. We work in country with both international and national staff, and aim to prepare people for assignments, support individuals and teams in situ and provide good aftercare at the end of an assignment or after critical incident. We also provide occupational health care to some 125 charitable organisations across the UK, including churches and dioceses.

London, UK
At our London clinic, we use an integrated approach to healthcare to support the physical, mental and spiritual wellbeing of individuals, which has been refined through 25 years of practice.

For any queries relating to our UK vacancies please contact Julie
Westin or Shelagh Windsor-Richards
at jobs@interhealth.org.uk

Nairobi, Kenya
We have established a regional hub in Nairobi, Kenya. It replicates the model of integrated healthcare we have established in London, and we will adapt the framework for use in East Africa. This is a really exciting step for us and is our first centre based outside the UK.

For any queries relating to our Kenya vacancies please contact Jacqueline Mbugua at jobs.kenya@interhealthworldwide.org

Note

Candidates must be in sympathy with InterHealth's Christian beliefs and Core Values.

Our jobs and other charity jobs also appear on CharityJOB.

Vacancies

  • Medical Doctor & Team Leader - Nairobi

    Working hours: Full-time, 5 days per week 9am-5pm

    We are looking to recruit a Medical Team Leader to take responsibility for the operational management and development of InterHealth's Medical and Travel Clinic services in Nairobi.

    This position at InterHealth provides an experienced medical doctor, who has excellent individual and team management skills, with the opportunity to serve humanitarian and mission workers. You will be knowledgeable of travel medicine, general practice or occupational health with an understanding of the particular needs of our worldwide client base.

    The Medical and Travel Clinic Manager will be the lead clinician for our team of doctors and nurses, involved in the coordination and line management of the team, with oversight of clinical governance and a role in the development of services to meet client needs. They should embody our culture of professional, personable and excellent standards of care and have the gift of drawing the different disciplines of our medical and support services to work together in a professionally collaborative style.

    As one of our Clinical Leaders, you will have an important role in safeguarding the ethos and values of InterHealth as an organisation, ensuring that the delivery of medical services is carried out in accordance with these values.

    Job Description & Person Specification

    To apply please download and complete our Application Form and return by the closing date to jobs.kenya@interhealthworldwide.org

    Only candidates who are short-listed for interview will be contacted, therefore if you do not hear from us, please assume that your application has not been successful.

     

  • Travel Health Clinician - London

    Salary: £60,000 per annum, pro rata, dependent upon skills and experience
    Working hours:
    Part-time, 2 days per week (flexible, preferably Tuesdays and Fridays) 9am-5pm 

    This is your opportunity to contribute your well honed skills and experience to the work of InterHealth. We are passionate about supporting the health and wellbeing of those who are working to make the world a better place.  Founded on Christian principles, in the last 12 months we have supported 20,000 people working for over 500 organisations engaged in relief, development and missionary work. Our original centre is in London and in 2014 we opened a regional centre in Nairobi to meet the needs of organisations working across East Africa and the Middle East. 

    We invite you to apply to join our Medical Team in London as a Travel Health Clinician.

    The role involves carrying out medical consultations either face-to-face or remotely by email, telephone/Skype, carrying out tests, follow up care with patients and reporting to organistions. You will also provide cover for the out of hours telephone advice service along with other members of the Medical Team as well as contributing to the wider development of InterHealth's medical services.

    The role of Travel Health Clinician requires a medical qualification (MB BS, MBBChir or equivalent) as well as registration with the GMC to practice medicine in the UK.

    If you wish to speak to someone about  the role or would like further information, please contact Dr Kitty Smith (Medical Team Leader) or Dr Simon Clift (Director of Health Services) on 020 7902 9000 or kitty.smith@interhealth.org.uk or simon.clift@interhealth.org.uk

    How to Apply:

    To find out more please download our Job Description & Person Specification. To apply please download and complete our Application Form. Please return completed Application Forms to jobs@interhealth.org.


    Closing date: Wednesday 3rd May 2017

    Interviews: Thursday 11th May 2017

    Start date: as soon as possible

    Only candidates who are short-listed for interview will be contacted, therefore if you do not hear from us, please assume that your application has not been successful.

  • Travel Health Nurse - Part Time - London

    Part Time: 3-4 days per week; days to be agreed with the Travel Clinic Team Leader

    Salary: £31,705-£35,000 pro rata per annum, depending on skills and experience

    This dynamic role involves being part of a specialist team of nurses advising mission and humanitarian workers/volunteers who are working/travelling internationally. This is a challenging yet rewarding role enabling you to maximise your travel health knowledge.

    In this role you will:

    • Carry out travel health consultations and thereby increase awareness of health risks related to travel.
    • Ensure accurate and up-to-date information is used to give appropriate health advice and vaccine recommendations to meet the needs of the individual’s travel itinerary.
    • Administer vaccines in a correct and safe manner having fully informed the patient and obtained consent.
    • Assist with the delivery of health briefings.
    • Perform duties within the scope of professional practice to contribute to the smooth running of the clinic.
    • Work within the guidelines set out in the Patient Group Directions and within the sphere of your own competence under the NMCs’ guide for the Administration of Medicines and the NMCs’ Standards for Medicines Management

    You will be a Qualified Registered Nurse with valid experience in travel medicine and it would be desirable if you have lived in a developing country. You will have a caring and friendly nature and be able to empathise with InterHealth's wide range of clients. You will be comfortable with InterHealth's Christian ethos and values. 

    How to Apply:

    To find out more please download our job description and person specification. To apply please download and complete our Application Form. Please return completed Application Forms to jobs@interhealth.org. 

    • Closing date: Monday 10 April 2017
    • Interviews:   Friday 21 April 2017
    • Start date:     As soon as possible

    Only applicants who are short-listed for interview will be contacted and invited for interview, therefore, if you do not hear from us, please assume that your application has not been successful.

     

     

  • Travel Health Nurse - Part Time - BANK - London

    Part Time: Days and hours to be agreed with the Travel Clinic Team Leader.

    Rate of pay: £16.82 per hour plus holiday premium rate of £2.445 for every hour worked

    This role works with a collaborative team to maximise the potential and effectiveness of people working/travelling internationally, through the delivery of whole person healthcare.

    In this role you will:

    • Carry out travel health consultations and thereby increase awareness of health risks related to travel.
    • Ensure accurate and up-to-date information is used to give appropriate health advice and vaccine recommendations to meet the needs of the individual’s travel itinerary.
    • Administer vaccines in a correct and safe manner having fully informed the patient and obtained consent.
    • Assist with the delivery of health briefings.
    • Perform duties within the scope of professional practice to contribute to the smooth running of the clinic.
    • Work within the guidelines set out in the Patient Group Directions and within the sphere of your own competence under the NMCs’ guide for the Administration of Medicines and the NMCs’ Standards for Medicines Management

    You will be a Qualified Registered Nurse with valid experience in travel medicine and it would be desirable if you have lived in a developing country. You will have a caring and friendly nature and be able to empathise with InterHealth's wide range of clients. You will be comfortable with InterHealth's Christian ethos and values. 

    How to Apply:

    To find out more please download our job description and person specification. To apply please download and complete our Application Form. Please return completed Application Forms to jobs@interhealth.org.

    • Interviews:   To be confirmed
    • Start date:     As soon as possible

    Only applicants who are short-listed for interview will be contacted and invited for interview, therefore, if you do not hear from us, please assume that your application has not been successful.

  • Director of Health Services - London

    Full Time role working Monday to Friday, 09.00-17.00

    Salary: £60,000

    Do you want your work life to support people who are working to bring hope and change around the world?  If so, InterHealth is pleased to be able to offer you the opportunity to join its Leadership Team as Director of Health Services, based at our London Offices.

    At InterHealth Worldwide we are passionate about supporting the health and wellbeing of those who are working to make the world a better place. Founded on Christian principles, we support over 25,000 people working for over 600 organisations based in the UK and around the world. We have two centres, one in London, UK and one in Nairobi, Kenya.

    In this role you will:

    1. Be responsible for ensuring that InterHealth delivers clinical services of a high quality and in line with professional standards and regulatory compliance.
    2. Oversee strategic development of all clinical services developing the international clinical profile of the organisation.
    3. Line manage the Clinical Services Manager, PHS Team Leader, Health Communications Manager and Global Training Manager.
    4. Be responsible for ensuring that research is undertaken as appropriate to ensure a sufficient research and evidence base for all our services.
    5. Be jointly responsible with the Director of Growth and Innovation for ensuring that InterHealth’s Health Communications are up to date and effective at meeting the needs of our different audiences.
    6. Conduct clinical appointments with clients one day a week and provide back up to the relevant clinical team as appropriate.
    7. Report to Board of Trustees on all clinical-related matters.
    8. Represent InterHealth externally within the humanitarian & mission sectors.

    You will have clinical qualifications as a doctor, nurse or psychologist and have international clinical experience in travel and/or global health within the relief and developent sector or mission sector.

    You will have a proven record of senior management within a diverse and changing environment, both in clinical and non-clinical functions and be an excellent relationship builder. Your management style will be collaborative, inclusive and empowering.

    Your analytical problem-solving ability will be evidenced in substantial experience of designing and delivering effective research projects.

    You will be a committed Christian and be passionate about InterHealth's vision. You will have personal energy and drive with the ability to think strategially and work under pressure. 

    How to Apply:

    To find out more please download our job description and person specification. Should you wish to have an initial conversation with the Chief Executive, Henrietta Blyth, please call +44 (0)20 7902 9001

    To apply please download and complete our Application Form.

    Please return completed Application Forms to jobs@interhealth.org.uk 

    Start date:    As soon as possible

    Only applicants who are short-listed for interview will be contacted and invited for interview, therefore, if you do not hear from us, please assume that your application has not been successful.

  • Head of Finance/Financial Controller - London

    Full Time role working Monday to Friday, 09:00-17:00

    Salary:  £43,000-£50,000 dependent upon skills and experience

    Is it time for you to use your commercial and financial skills for something more meaningful? InterHealth can offer you a role where you will have the satisfaction of supporting people who bring hope and change around the world. We are looking for a Head of Finance who will not just bring excellence in their work but also a strong desire to contribute to our vision and mission.

    At InterHealth we are passionate about supporting the health and wellbeing of those who are working to make the world a better place. Founded on Christian principles, we support over 25,000 people working for over 600 organisations based in the UK and around the world. We have two centres, one in London, UK and one in Nairobi, Kenya.

    This is an exciting opportunity for a highly motivated and enthusiastic person to lead an able and committed finance team. You will be a qualified (ACA/ACCA/CIMA) accountant and be talented in the use of MS Office and a full range of accountancy software (InterHealth uses Sage 50).

    The role of the Finance Department is to provide a complete finance service to the whole of InterHealth, addressing all issues of a finance nature and providing all relevant information to meet external demands. These services may include, but are not limited to, monthly reporting, budgetary control, forecasting, cash management, financial advice, income management, financial reporting to external bodies, annual accounts preparation, debt management, payroll & pension services.

    Having gained sound experience in the commercial and service sectors you may also have experience gained in a private medical practice and ideally some understanding of the reporting requirements for a UK charity.

    You will be a good communicator who enjoys working collaboratively within a team whilst also being capable of working independently and using your own initiative. A coaching style of line management with an interest in the development of a talented team would be highly desirable.

    Your experience and skills will enable you to take full responsibility of all the day to day, monthly and annual financial function of the organisation.

    You will have excellent written and verbal communication skills and be able to communicate financial matters to non-financial colleagues. You will have strong analytical and problem solving skills and work with exceptional accuracy and attention to detail. As InterHealth grows there will be changes so you will thrive on a new challenge, be flexible and quick to learn new skills. We also operate as a business so you will be commercially aware.

    You will be a team player and enjoy supporting and mentoring your team who are keen to develop in their careers.

    How to apply:

    To find out more please download our job description and person specification. To apply please download and complete our Application Form. Please return the completed Application Form together with your CV, to jobs@interhealth.org.uk

    Should you wish to have an initial conversation about your suitability for the role, please contact Peter Hopkinson, Operations Director, at peter.hopkins@interhealth.org.uk. 

    Closing date: Wednesday 30 May 2017

    Interviews:   Wednesday 07 June 2017

    Start date:     As soon as possible

    Only applicants who are short-listed for interview will be contacted and invited for interview, therefore, if you do not hear from us, please assume that your application has not been successful.

     

     

  • Medical Training & Supplies Manager - Nairobi

    Working hours: Full-time, 5 days per week 9am-5pm

    At InterHealth Worldwide we are passionate about supporting the health and wellbeing of those who are working to make the world a better place. Founded on Christian principles, we support over 10,000 people working for over 500 organisations engaged in relief, development and missionary work.

    This is an exciting opportunity for an experienced registered nurse who is motivated to lead the development of InterHealth’s First Aid training and Medical Supplies regionally.  This role will oversee our medical training to ensure high quality delivery and effectiveness in meeting the needs of our clients.  The role also manages the sales of high quality medical supplies and safe clinical practice in the stocking and dispensing of medical drugs. The role requires some international travel, including to high risk locations.

    Applicants need to demonstrate a clear commitment to InterHealth's mission and core values, motivated by Christian beliefs and humanitarian ideals.

    How to apply:

    Please download our Job Description and Person Specification for further details about the role.

    Closing date: Friday 31st March 
    Start date: As soon as possible.

    Please return your completed Application Form by the closing date of Friday 31st March 2017 to jobs.kenya@interhealthworldwide.org

    Only applicants who are short-listed for interview will be contacted and invited for interview, therefore, if you do not hear from us, please assume that your application has not been successful.

  • Medical Team Leader - London

    Salary: £65,000 per annum, pro rata

    Working hours: Part-time, 4 days per week 9am-5pm 

    This is your opportunity to contribute your considerable skills and experience to the work of InterHealth. We are passionate about supporting the health and wellbeing of those who are working to make the world a better place.  Founded on Christian principles, in the last 12 months we have supported 20,000 people working for over 500 organisations engaged in relief, development and missionary work. Our original centre is in London and in 2014 we opened a regional centre in Nairobi to meet the needs of organisations working across East Africa and the Middle East. 

    We invite you to apply to join our Travel Health Team as Medical Team Leader in London.

    In this role you will be responsible for ensuring that the Medical Team deliver high-quality health care defined as excellent in patient safety, clinical effectiveness and patient experience. In addition the Medical Team Leader is expected to take part in the delivery of Medical Team services including clinical consultations and providing out of hours telephone advice as part of the team.

    The Medical Team is currently a small unit (2.3 FTE) and the demand for medical services fluctuates as a result of seasonal variation and the unpredictable nature of international humanitarian crises. Therefore the balance between the management and direct service delivery components of the role will vary but it is envisaged that overall it will work out as 3 days clinical duties to 1 day management.

    As one of the four Clinical Team Leaders (CTL’s), the Medical Team Leader will have an important role in safeguarding the ethos and values of InterHealth as an organisation, ensuring that the delivery of medical services is carried out in accordance with these values.

    The role of Medical Team Leader requires a medical qualification (MB BS, MBBChir or equivalent) as well as registration with the GMC to practice medicine in the UK.

    If you wish to speak to someone about  the role or would like further information, please contact Dr Kitty Smith (Medical Team Leader) or Dr Simon Clift (Director of Health Services) on 020 7902 9000 or kitty.smith@interhealth.org.uk or simon.clift@interhealth.org.uk

    How to Apply:

    To find out more please download our Job Description & Person Specification. To apply please download and complete our Application Form. Please return completed Application Forms to jobs@interhealth.org.

    Closing date: Wednesday 10th May 2017

    Interviews: Thursday 18th May 2017

    Start date: as soon as possible

    Only candidates who are short-listed for interview will be contacted, therefore if you do not hear from us, please assume that your application has not been successful.