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Community First Responder
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Community First Responder

Locations

Colombia: Manizales, Rural Areas

Fields

  • Biochemistry
  • Biomedical Science
  • Chemistry
  • Dentistry
  • Education
  • Food Science & Nutrition
  • Health Administration
  • Health Sciences
  • Hospitality
  • Human Resources
  • Medicine
  • Nursing
  • Pharmaceuticals
  • Physical Therapy
  • Psychology

Causes

  • Biological Research
  • Childcare & Children
  • Community Centers
  • Dental
  • Education
  • Health
  • Health Care
  • Health Education
  • Hospital
  • Human Rights
  • Medicine
  • Nursing
  • Nutrition
  • Orphans
  • Public Health
  • Translation

Program Duration

1-2 Weeks, 1-2 Years, Alternative Spring Break, Summer

Year(s) Offered

Year Round

Age Requirement

Age Requirement Varies

Participation Guidelines

European, Canadian, American, South African, Kiwi, Australian, Worldwide, Asian, Irish and British Participants.

Cost in USD per week

Contact Provider for Cost Details

Program Includes:

lodging at Minga House

Accommodation Options

  • Group living
  • Guest House

Salary & Compensation

non-paid internship

Experience Required

No.

Qualifications

Requirements:
● First Aid Certified and CPR Certified
● Experience in at least one of these following professional roles: firefighting, law enforcement, EMT, corpsman or combat medic, paramedic, nurse, or medical doctor
● High intermediate proficiency in Spanish

Special Skills Desired:
● Strong interest in community health
● Strong communication and presentation skills
● Strong problem-solving skills
● Good physical condition
● Strong leadership qualities
● Proven effective team member
● Great attitude
● Proactive
● Self-directed
● Responsible and mature

Application Procedures

  • Online Application
  • Phone/Video Interview
  • Resume