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Position Title: Hurricane Dorian Relief Doctors/Nurses/Care Givers Call ID: IAD.NBC.2019.01
Request Num: SR20538 Date Call was Listed: Sep 9, 2019
Status: Inactive Last Updated: Sep 30, 2019
Number of Positions: Requested Pending Filled Available
  20 0 0 0
Position Description
Country: Bahamas
Calling Organization: North Bahamas Conference
Position Type(s): Medical, Nursing, Counselor
Length of Service:
Who makes Final Decision:  
Beginning Date: Sep 6, 2019 
Ending Date: Dec 30, 2019
Urgent? Yes
Application Deadline:
Cancel call if not filled by: Dec 31, 2019
Duties:     Attend to the medical, and emotional needs of evacuees of the Abaco and Grand Bahama Islands. Work along with a team of ADRA International on the ground in Nassau and later on Abaco and Grand Bahama. Run clinics on the islands either in Nassau, Abaco or Grand Bahama.
On-site Orientation Provided? No
Stipend during Orientation?  No
Orientation Date:
Voice tape/phone interview required? No
Institution requires signed agreement?  No
Acceptable Dress: Wear clothes appropriate for hot climate; should be comfortable and lightweight clothings: scrubs; wear sneakers while on duty or any other comfortable shoes (crocs).
Unacceptable Dress: 
Lodging   (Requests for a specific gender or age must be related to accommodation issues, maturity, safety or culture.)
Lodging:   Volunteers should bring with them: tents, blow-up beds, bed sheets. Small cooler and a few amenities needed to survive their stay in the Bahamas.
Gender: Either
Age Preference: ANY years
Marital Status: Either
Child Accommodation Available: No
Housing Restrictions: Married persons may sleep in the same tent. Unmarried restricted to their own tents.
Qualifications   (Legally, "experience required" must be related to specific duties of position.)
Experience Required:   Medical licenses in respective fields; experience with trauma victims; passion for children, and people in need.
Languages:  English(Fluent) Required, French(Fair) Optional
Minimum Education Preferred:  4+ Years College/Univ
Education Comments: Applicants may possess Bachelor’s, Associate, PhDs; other medical and technical certificates, skills and experience; Counselling experience and certification
Currency: Dollars, Bahamas
Finance Type: Regular (Shared Funding)
Expense Responsibility Terms/Comments
Visa   Volunteer/Sponsor    
Medical / Inoculations   Volunteer/Sponsor    
Travel to/from Location (Volunteer)   Volunteer/Sponsor    
Travel to/from Location (Spouse)   Volunteer/Sponsor    
Local Travel   Calling Organization    
Insurance   Calling Organization   For Long Term and Short Term positions: Accident, Sickness & Personal Effects & Baggage (PEB) Insurance Protection for Volunteers. For international volunteers serving in NAD: Short-Term Travel Insurance.  
Accommodations   Volunteer/Sponsor    
Food / Meals   Volunteer/Sponsor    
Other   Calling Organization    
Additional terms/benefits or comments: Volunteer may bring other supplies to donate to Bahamian People: boots, tarps, mini stoves, mosquito repellant etc.,
Project Expenses: Bring 2 backpacks to donate to Children ages 3-21
Backpack should contain items for kids: toys, snacks, pajamas, shorts, tops, vests, underwear, baby wipes, hand sanitizers, story book...
Total Project Costs:
Travel and Visa
Destination City: Lynden Pindling International Airport
Airport: Nassau
Travel from Airport to Destination: Will be picked up by Unión representative
Required Inoculations Check CDC requirements for the Bahamas
Other Medical Recommendations
Visa Required? No           Visa Type: Check country requirements
    Who Applies:
Work Permit Required? No  Who Applies:
Police Clearance Required: No
HIV Clearance Required: No
Child Protection Clearance Required:   No
Send papers to:
Visa/Travel Details:
Requesting Organization
Organization Name: North Bahamas Conference
Calling Division: Inter-American Division
Calling Union: Atlantic Caribbean Union Mission
Calling Conference: North Bahamas Conference
Country: Bahamas
Supervisor: Scantlebury, Janelle
Title: Coordinator
Approved By:   Janelle Scantlebury, Adventist Volunteer Coordinator for Inter-American Division on Sep 6, 2019. Entered by: Scantlebury, Janelle
Approved By:   Janelle Scantlebury, Janelle Scantlebury for Inter-American Division on Sep 6, 2019. Entered by: Scantlebury, Janelle