Job Opportunities

  • Paediatrician at Pallium India, Trivandrum

    Pallium India invites applications to the post of Paediatrician at Trivandrum.

    Qualification : Post-graduate degree (MD/DCh/DNB) Paediatrics

    Experience : 4 to 7 years in Paediatrics. Exposure to palliative care preferred

    Type of Assignment : Part Time (Every Saturday from 9:00 am to 1:00 pm)

    Location : Trivandrum

    Remuneration : As per standards

    Job Profile
    • Provide symptom management, pain relief and supportive care for the patient in out-patient unit as well as in-patient unit
    • Facilitate discussion on goals of care with the patient and family.
    • Facilitate information sharing and decision making regarding patient care.
    • Consult with fellow physicians and the interdisciplinary team in establishing a written plan of care at intervals specified in the plan.
    • Adhere to the practice of confidentiality regarding patients, families, staff and the organisation.
    • Assist in the development of standards of care and practice.
    • Participate first and organise academic sessions and training programmes for skill development of the team
    • Any other responsibilities assigned by the reporting/ competent authority.

    How to apply

    Interested candidates please send your detailed CV to career@palliumindia.org

    For more information write to: career@palliumindia.org

    For other openings at different locations, please visit our Careers page.

  • Consultant – Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation at CMC, Ludhiana
    Christian Medical College & Hospital Ludhiana, logo

    Christian Medical College & Hospital, Ludhiana invites applications to the post of Consultant- Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation.

    Organization: Christian Medical College & Hospital, Ludhiana                

    Job Title: Consultant- Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation 

    No. of Vacancies: 01

    Nature of Job: Full time

    Qualification: MBBS, MD PMR

    Remuneration: As per industry standards with accommodation

    Reporting to:  Director

    Place of Job:   Ludhiana, Punjab

    Job Description:
    • Diagnosing and treating issues and medical conditions related to disabilities, including Cognitive problems, Orthopaedic issues, Mobility concerns, Pain, Muscle stiffness or poor muscle tone etc.
    • Prescribing medication for muscle or nerve problems, attention and memory issues, and behaviour, sleep, or pain concerns, among many more medical problems.
    • Treating the basic disease and preventing complications
    • Treating the disability and improving function
    • Teaching the patient and family and helping them adapt to lifestyle changes
    • Helping patients with chronic disease, pain, or disabilities progress toward optimal function.
    • Helping patients in improvement of quality of life
    • Treating patients to recover from temporary or severe impairment
    • Teaching patients how to use assistive devices, such as braces, wheelchairs, and walkers.
    • Treating and controlling acute or chronic pain with medications and holistic approaches.
    • Performing a variety of minimally invasive tests and treatments to help patients recover from painful conditions.

    Personal characteristics: Effective communication and leadership skills

    How to apply

    Interested candidates please send your detailed CV to navdeepk@cmcludhiana.in with email subject as “Application for the post of Consultant – PMR at CMC, Ludhiana

    For more information, contact Dr Navdeep Kaur at navdeepk@cmcludhiana.in

    For other openings at different locations, please visit our Careers page.

  • Medical Social Worker at Pallium India, Trivandrum
    MSW opening at Pallium India

    Pallium India invites applications to the post of Medical Social Worker at Trivandrum.

    Job Title: Medical Social Worker

    Job Location: Thiruvananthapuram – Head Office, Pallium India

    Experience: Fresher / 1-2 years

    Qualification: Masters in Social Work (Full-Time) from a recognized university with specialization in Medical & Psychiatry

    Roles & Responsibilities
    1. Evaluate and devise plans of care for patients and families requiring palliative care, with particular attention to psycho-social and socio-economic issues.
    2. Be part of the inter-disciplinary palliative care team and contribute to the plan of care for patients and their families vis-à-vis:
      • Thorough and competent assessment of patient + family history
      • Current status, needs and concern
      • Follow-ups
      • Formulating plan of care in conjunction with the rest of the interdisciplinary team
      • Coordination with relevant government/ non-government social support agencies and facilitating access to their services
      • Providing bereavement support to families.
    3. Audit palliative patient care with the intent to identify problems, formulate possible solutions and bring these to the attention of the administration.
    4. Take part in on-going research activities or initiate needs-based research programs with the approval of scientific committee.
    5. Liaison with the appropriate government departments to access government pensions, subsidies and various schemes of assistance.
    6. Publish reports/data from audits or research programs with the objective of improved patient care
    7. Send regular updates to the reporting authority and other superior officials.
    8. Attend (first) and organize (later) educational programs on behalf of Pallium India.
    9. Maintain good relations with clients, donors, well-wishers and staff during telephone conversations, email contacts, personal contacts or any other.
    10. Any other roles and responsibilities assigned by the reporting authority.

    How to apply:

    Interested candidates please send your detailed CV to career@palliumindia.org

    For more information, please write to: career@palliumindia.org

  • Palliative Care Nurse at Romila Palliative Care, Mumbai
    Romila Palliative Care SNEHA Mumbai

    Romila Palliative Care, SNEHA (Society for Nutrition, Education and Health Action) invites applications to the post of Palliative Care Nurse.

    Job Title: Palliative Care Nurse

    No. of Vacancies: 4 (2 for Home Care and 2 for OPD)

    Job Location: Mumbai

    Qualification:

    GNM/ BSc Nursing
    Experience in Nursing in reputed hospital for at least three years, patient support skills requisite for palliative care and data management. 
    Prior experience in palliative care will receive preference.

    Experience:

    Minimum 3 years  

    Job Description
    Remuneration:

    Depending on Qualification and experience

    Reporting to: Program Coordinator

    Language: English, Hindi and Marathi preferred

    Personal characteristics:
    Nursing skills and additional skills in colostomy care are desirable.

    • Patience and empathy
    • Effective Communication, personal and interpersonal skills
    • Team working skills.
    • Sound values and work ethics
    • Computer Savvy

    How to apply

    Interested candidates please send your detailed CV to pouru.wadia@snehamumbai.org with email subject as “Application for the post of Palliative Care Nurse at RPC

    For more information, contact Pouruchisti Wadia at pouru.wadia@snehamumbai.org or Lithin Abraham at lithin.abraham@snehamumbai.org

  • Palliative Care Doctor at Romila Palliative Care, Mumbai
    Romila Palliative Care SNEHA Mumbai

    Romila Palliative Care, SNEHA (Society for Nutrition, Education and Health Action) invites applications to the post of Palliative Care Doctor.

    Job Title: Palliative Care Doctor

    No. of Vacancies: 2

    Job Location: Mumbai

    Qualification:

    Educational qualification: M.B.B.S
    Prior experience of working with palliative care preferred.

    Experience:

    Atleast five years  

    Job Description
    Remuneration:

    Based on prior experience and suitability to the role.

    Reporting to: Program Lead Doctor

    Language: English, Hindi and Marathi preferred

    Personal characteristics:

    • Patience and empathy
    • Effective Communication, personal and interpersonal skills
    • Team working skills                                                                                                                                                 
    • Sound values and work ethics
    How to apply

    Interested candidates please send your detailed CV to pouru.wadia@snehamumbai.org with email subject as “Application for the post of Palliative Care Doctor at RPC

    For more information, contact Pouruchisti Wadia at pouru.wadia@snehamumbai.org or Lithin Abraham at lithin.abraham@snehamumbai.org

    For other openings at different locations, please visit our Careers page.

  • Administrative Assistant at Pallium India, Trivandrum
    Pallium India job opening for administrative assistant at Trivandrum

    Pallium India invites applications to the post of Administrative Assistant at Trivandrum.

    The Administrative Assistant is a multifaceted role with 3 main responsibilities:

    • Guest Relationship management
    • MIS Assistant
    • Executive Assistant to CEO

    Job Location: Trivandrum, Kerala.

    Qualification: Graduation/Post Graduation

    Experience: 3-4 years

    Reports to: CEO, Pallium India.

    Remuneration: Up to ₹25,000 per month

    Desired Skills
    • Excellent communication, coordination and analytical skill
    • Strong interpersonal skills and ability to work with the larger team
    • Administratively self-supporting
    • Planning and Organising skills
    • Ability to work flexibly (with tact and diplomacy)
    • Excellent written and oral English language skills
    • Excellent computer skills in e-Mail, MS Word, Excel, Outlook, Power Point etc
    • Technologically literate

    Job Profile:
    • Assists the CEO
      • with the administrative responsibilities such as Calendar Management, presentations, preparing correspondence, agendas, compiling documents and minutes of meetings.
      • Prioritize inquiries and requests, make recommendations to ensure smooth day-to-day engagements.
      • Generate reports and manage information flow in a timely and accurate manner
    • Guest Relation Management – Ensure and provide flawless and professional guest service experiences by
      • Arranging the travel and accommodation facilities for the staff, volunteers, guests, visiting faculty and trainees (Domestic & International).
      • Coordinating with respective departments for the visitor’s engagement and update the calendar and schedule meetings in association with the departments and share it.
      • Initiating and settle the reimbursement claims for the visitors if required.
      • Updating and maintain proper reports for review.
      • Guest House schedule management
    • Management Information System
      • Generate and present MIS reports to the management periodically.
      • Analysing the existing operations, protocols, processes and recommend plans for improvement.

    How to apply: 

    Send your detailed CV to: career@palliumindia.org

    In case of queries, write to: career@palliumindia.org

    For other openings at different locations, please visit our Careers page.

  • Palliative Care Physician at Panha Lifecare, Mumbai

    Panha Lifecare, Mumbai invites applications to the post of Palliative Care Physician.

    Job Title: Palliative Care Physician

    Job Location: Mumbai

    Job Description

    Provide palliative care and symptom control services to patients in a geographic area in Mumbai.
    Lead and work with other members of the Palliative care team.

    Eligibility & Experience

    MBBS / MD qualified doctor with 7-10 years experience in Palliative care.
    Someone who is dynamic, able to lead a Palliative care team and able to empathize with patients.

    Remuneration

    Negotiable. Around ₹150,000 per month.

    How to apply

    Interested candidates please send your detailed CV to madhurak@jmbaxi.com with email subject as “Application for the post of Palliative Care Physician at Panha Lifecare

    For more information, contact Ms. Madhura Kulkarni Email: madhurak@jmbaxi.com / Phone: 98216 96281

    About Panha Lifecare : Panha Lifecare is a new organization based in the city of Mumbai, interested in providing home-based palliative care services and running a palliative care clinic in Mumbai. They plan to provide this as a subsidized fee for service program.

  • Staff Nurse at Pallium India, Trivandrum

    Job Title: Staff Nurse

    Place of Job: Pallium India, Thiruvananthapuram

    Reporting to: Section Head – Nursing

    Duties & Responsibilities
    • As a palliative care Staff Nurse, provide symptom management, pain relief and supportive care for the patient in inpatient care, outpatient clinic and home-based care.
    • Facilitate clarification of patient and family goals of care.
    • Facilitate information sharing and decision-making regarding patient care.
    • Consult with fellow physicians and the interdisciplinary team in establishing a written plan of care at intervals specified in the plan.
    • Adhere to the practice of confidentiality regarding patients, families, staff, and the organization.
    • Assist in the development of standards of care and practice.
    • Participate first and organize academic sessions and training programs for skill development.
    • Facilitate and participate awareness campaigns in the community.
    • Collaborate with similar Palliative care organizations and oncology community to create awareness and advocate for palliative care in India and overseas.
    • Undertake and guide research and projects in the field of Palliative care.

    Qualification: B.Sc. Nursing

    How to apply:

    Interested candidates please send your detailed CV to career@palliumindia.org with email subject as “Application for the post of Staff Nurse at Pallium India

    For more information write to: career@palliumindia.org

    For other openings at different locations, please visit our Careers page.

  • Speech Therapist at Pallium India, Trivandrum

    Pallium India invites applications to the post of Speech Therapist (Part Time) from eligible candidates.

    Job Location: Trivandrum, Kerala.

    Qualification: BSLPA / B.Sc Speech & Hearing

    Experience: 1-2 years, exposure to stroke rehabilitation preferred.

    How to apply: 

    Send your detailed CV to: career@palliumindia.org

    In case of queries, write to: career@palliumindia.org

    For other openings at different locations, please visit our Careers page.

  • Consultant Geriatrician / Palliative Physician at Kadamapuzha Hospital

    Kadamapuzha Hospital, Kanjirappally, Kottayam District invites applications to the post of Consultant Geriatrician / Palliative Physician.

    Job Title: Consultant Geriatrician / Palliative Physician

    No. of Requirements: 1

    Qualification: MBBS MD / Fellowship

    Nature of Job: Full time           

    Remuneration: to be discussed in person

    Reporting to: Medical Director

    Job Location: Kanjirappally, Kottayam district, Kerala

    Job Description:
    • To conduct outpatient services in the hospital
    • To manage inpatients admitted in the hospital
    • To coordinate home based services
    • Should be qualified and trained to prescribe opioids
    • To provide end of life care support in the hospital

    Language: Malayalam , English

    Personal characteristics: Commitment and dedication to job

    How to apply: 

    Send your detailed CV to: eapenthomas10@gmail.com with email subject as “Application for the post of Consultant Geriatrician / Palliative Physician at Kadamapuzha Hospital

    In case of queries, contact Dr Eapen Thomas: eapenthomas10@gmail.com / 85908 76754

    For other openings at different locations, please visit our Careers page.

Internship Opportunities

“I want to make a difference.”

For many young people, especially those who may be considering a career in the healthcare professions, that sentiment probably has a familiar ring to it.
Internships often can provide vital first-hand experience and insights that will help students decide upon their fields of study as well as their career path. For college students studying in fields such as medicine, medical social work, nursing, psychology, public health or any other field, an internship with Pallium India could provide you an eye-opening experience. To apply for an internship with us, please send in your resume to career@palliumindia.org with the subject as “Application for Internship”.