HEALTHCARE PLACEMENT 2018
Open all year, starting on Mondays, participation fee 210€ per week. Program runs Mon-Fri, (free weekends). Culture week mandatory: 210€ to start the programme.
- Code : G/BM/HP2018
- Dispo : 5M / 5F (Total Part 10)
- Langue du Projet : ENG / ENG
- Age : 18 - 98
The Green Lion
Working time will be around 4-5 hours a day more or less, depending on patients. You will be working alongside local staff, nurses and doctors and will be provided scrubs and any other medical materials required. You may also have a chance to work surrounding villages for health check ups and healthcare awareness campaigns or to support healthcare education at a local monastery.
About the Accommodation During your participation in the program, you will be staying in an authentic monastery school. There is a school library where you can relax as well as family-owned shops where you can buy basic things. Food Arrangements Food served is basic and Burmese inspired, which consists of lots of rice, vegetables, meat, egg, etc.
You will be staying at an authentic Buddhist monastic school located in Northeastern Mandalay. The monastery is the home to over 1,000 children aged 7-18 whose parents are unable to care for or whose homes are too far from Mandalay. Monks and novices reside here as well. The students are friendly and always curious to meet newcomers. Many are pre-university students, which will allow you to interact and make new friends. This is a great chance for an authentic cultural exchange!
Additional Requirements This program is only available to those with health care credentials – medical students, nursing students, dental students, doctors, dentists, nurses You will need to submit your document(s) to the clinic on arrival Additional Equipment Modest clothing – covering your shoulders, legs and down to your knees