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CONTACT - Job Opportunities with GPH
Ganga Prem Hospice offers exciting job opportunities for both volunteers and salaried staff. Working with the terminally ill is an exploration of life itself, and Ganga Prem understands this.

The well-knit Hospice team made up of professionals of different cultural and ethnic backgrounds provides every aspect of palliative care—medical, emotional, social and spiritual—to its patients, who also come from many different social, economic and religious sections of society.

The team cutting a Christmas cake after a busy clinic
Working for Ganga Prem Hospice in the beautiful foothills of the Himalayan mountains could be an opportunity of a lifetime. The town of Rishikesh and the surrounding area is known for its cultural, holistic and spiritual traditions. The upcoming in-patient facility is being built near Rishikesh, in a quiet, rural setting on the bank of the holy river Ganga.

Come and join us at Ganga Prem Hospice, where loving and skilful service goes hand in hand with personal development.

Vacancies

1. General doctor needed. Part time or full time.

A compassionate and caring doctor is needed to serve end-stage cancer patients through the work of Ganga Prem Hospice.

Minimum qualification: MBBS. Experience in the field of cancer or palliative care preferred.

Skills preferred: Computer proficiency (Microsoft Word and Excel, e-mail, Internet browsing, etc)

Responsibilities: The applicant must be able to adapt to different work settings. The responsibilities include but are not limited to:

  1. Providing palliative care to cancer patients, particularly advanced stage;
  2. Organizing and running a palliative care clinic;
  3. Conducting home care visits to end-stage cancer patients;
  4. Organizing and running general clinics in rural areas at or near the Hospice site; and
  5. Future work includes working in an in-patient setting at the proposed Hospice (near Raiwala, Rishikesh).

Salary: Rs. 30,000 onwards depending upon qualification and experience (for full-time position)

To apply: If you would like to be a part of our team which is dedicated to serving cancer patients, please send a detailed resume by e-mail to info@gangapremhospice.org, listing three referees and their mobile numbers.

The successful candidate will undergo a 6-week training in palliative care.

 

2. Qualified social worker needed. Part time or full time.

A compassionate and caring social worker is needed to help end-stage cancer patients and their families through the work of Ganga Prem Hospice.

Minimum qualifications: MSW

Skills preferred: Computer proficiency (Microsoft Word and Excel, e-mail, Internet browsing, etc)

Responsibilities: The applicant must be able to adapt to different work settings. The responsibilities include but are not limited to:

  1. Extending all-round social service to cancer patients and their families;
  2. Providing counselling at palliative care clinics;
  3. Conducting home care visits to end-stage cancer patients and their families;
  4. Helping patients and their families in arranging for hospital treatment, obtaining government grants, etc;
  5. Helping bereaved families become rehabilitated; and
  6. Future work includes working in an in-patient setting at the proposed Hospice (near Raiwala, Rishikesh).

Salary: Rs. 8,000 onwards depending upon qualification and experience (for full-time position)

To apply: If you would like to be a part of our team which is dedicated to serving cancer patients, please send a detailed resume by e-mail to info@gangapremhospice.org, listing three referees and their mobile numbers.

The successful candidate will undergo a 6-week training in palliative care.


3. Volunteer doctors and nurses needed. Part time or full time. Long or short term.

Qualified volunteer doctors and nurses are needed in Rishikesh for the Ganga Prem Hospice home care programme. A compassionate and caring nature is essential. Knowledge of Hindi preferred. Doctors and nurses will need to look after their own lodging and food arrangements.

If interested, please contact Pooja at info@gangapremhospice.org.

 

4. Volunteer for office work. Part time or full time. Long or short term.

A volunteer is needed at the GPH office in Rishikesh to help with simple office work. Basic computer knowledge and a good command of English is essential. The work includes data entry for cancer clinics and home care services. The volunteer will need to look after his/her own lodging and food arrangements.

If interested, please contact Pooja at info@gangapremhospice.org.

 

 
 
 
 
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