Job Opportunities

  • 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 Ganga Prem Hospice, Rishikesh

    Ganga Prem Hospice, Rishikesh invites applications to the post of Staff Nurse.

    Job Title: Staff Nurse

    No. of Requirements: 2

    Nature of Job: Medical-Nursing

    Remuneration: As per experience and qualification (as per industry norms)

    Reporting to: Chief Medical Officer (CMO), Nursing In-charge (Administratively)

    Place of Job: Ganga Prem Hospice, Raiwala, Rishikesh, Uttrakhand.

    Qualification: M.Sc. Nursing / Post B.Sc. or B.Sc. Nursing / GNM (General Nursing & Midwifery)

    Language: Hindi, English

    Job Description:

    Collaborate with multi-disciplinary teams to provide highest quality of palliative care and nursing care. To effectively and creatively work with instructions to manage pain and symptoms, and assist the patients and families manage death with dignity.

    Experience: 
    • > 1 year of documented nursing experience with a registered medical institute
    • Valid registration with Indian Nursing Council (or equivalent generally accepted license)
    • Experience in palliative care preferred but not mandatory

    Personal characteristics:  
    • Excellent record as an experience registered nurse or hospice nurse
    • Excellent command over Hindi and English (spoken and written)
    • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills
    • Proficient in nursing care processes and medication guidelines / side-effects
    • Excellent situational awareness, sensitivity and attention to detail
    • Compassionate, cool-tempered and patient nature
    • Emotional and mental stability and stamina
    • Complete willingness to work as per Hospice work hours, rosters and rotational duties
    • Proficient in use of computer, email, MS Office and other Hospice systems and databases

    How to apply:

    Interested candidates please send your detailed CV to HR@gangapremhospice.org with email subject as “Application for the post of Staff Nurse at GPH“.

    For more information

    In case of queries, contact: Ms. Anjitha Nath : +91-9410707108

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

  • 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.

  • Executive – Virtual Education at Pallium India, Trivandrum

    Pallium India invites applications to the post of Executive – Virtual Education at Trivandrum. 

    Job Title: Executive – Virtual Education

    Job Location: Trivandrum

    Qualifications: Diploma/ Graduation/ Post Graduation

    Experience: 1 to 2 years’ coordination experience in education sector preferred.

    Reporting to: Section Head, Virtual Education

    Desired Skills
    • Excellent coordination and analytical skill
    • Strong interpersonal skills and ability to work as part of a team
    • Administratively self-supporting
    • Planning & leadership skills
    • Ability to work flexibly (with tact and diplomacy)
    • Excellent written and oral English language skills
    • Excellent computer skills in MS Word, Excel, Outlook, Power Point etc
    • Exposure to ERP is an advantage

    Job Profile
    • Ensuring all the technical equipment and software are running perfect before each session.
    • Monitoring, maintaining and calibrating all technical applicants till the recess of the session.
    • Identifying and implementing perfect technical solutions and products for the smooth running of the entire virtual training programs.
    • Implementing and smooth running of all ZOOM platform features during the session.
    • To provide a first level training to all participants on ZOOM Platform and learning management software and usability.
    • Creation of feedback and other questionnaire in the learning platforms and launching them at right times during the session.
    • Designing of certificates and other promotion materials for increasing the reach of programs.
    • Coordination with the virtual education team and providing knowledge on virtual aspects.
    • Documentation

    Remuneration: As per standards

    How to apply:

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

    For more information

    In case of queries, 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.

  • Regional Coordinator-South India at Pallium India

    Pallium India invites applications to the post of Regional Coordinator – South India.

    Job Location: Trivandrum, Kerala.

    Qualification: MBA / MSW / MPH

    Experience: 5 to 7 years’ experience in coordination in health care sector.
    Working in an NGO Environment with a regional set-up preferred.
    Exposure to palliative care & services is an advantage.

    Reports to: Department Head

    Remuneration: As per standards

    Travelling:  Domestic, 50%

    Desired Skills
    • Excellent coordination  and analytical skill
    • Strong interpersonal skills and ability to work as part of a team
    • Administratively self-supporting
    • Planning & leadership  skills
    • Ability to work flexibly (with tact and diplomacy)
    • Excellent written and oral English language skills
    • Excellent skills in MS Office/ERP

    Job Profile:
    • Work for integration of palliative care in the health system and medical and nursing education at regional level.
    • Facilitate training programs for doctors, nurses and allied staff; organize workshops and sensitization sessions on palliative care and opioids availability for relevant stakeholders.
    • Work with public and private medical institutions to set up palliative care programs including in-patient care, out-patient care and home-care.
    • Understand the unique strengths and challenges of the territories under their purview and work with State Facilitation team to initiate and implement palliative care projects with a focus on community engagement and mobilization.
    • Develop a regional action plan for palliative care advancement; submit to Head – State Facilitation and thereafter implement the approved action plan.
    • Liaison with NHM – NCD, government and private hospital officials.
    • Undertake any other relevant tasks for the advancement of palliative care at the national and state levels.
    • Establish connections with local journalists, media personnel, public health advocates and health activists and explore ways to advance palliative care
    • Explore new opportunities to improve community participation in palliative care with local religious and charitable organizations, student’s initiatives, retired professionals and self-help groups.
    • Organize/facilitate training programs, workshops and sensitization sessions on palliative care service delivery and opioid availability for relevant stakeholders
    • Advocate to bring about necessary, balanced and rational changes in law and policies for the advancement of palliative care.
    • Document, write reports, concept notes and proposals and undertake research to contribute to Pallium India’s learning process and fund raising.

    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.

  • Store-in-Charge at Pallium India, Trivandrum

    Pallium India invites applications to the post of Store-in-Charge at Trivandrum.

    Position: Store in Charge/ Store Keeper / Store Assistant

    Qualification : Graduation/ Diploma in Accounting or equivalent

    Experience : 3 to 5 years in inventory/material management

    Reporting to : Finance Head

    Location : Trivandrum

    Remuneration : As per standards

    Desired Skills
    • Proficient in inventory management & book keeping
    • Good Computer skills – MS Office/Inventory Management Software
    • Good Communication Skills- Verbal & written
    • Very good Customer Service /Interpersonal Skills
    • Should be flexible and have a learning aptitude
    Job Profile
    • Take delivery of all incoming materials and reconcile with purchase orders
    • Track, document, and resolve any discrepancies on received orders
    • Stocking the shelves with goods received and arrange them as required.
    • Keep up-to-date records of receipts, records, and withdrawals from the stockroom
    • Ensure accuracy of the inventory system by updating records of physical inventory totals, receipts, adjustments, and returns
    • Manage inventory/supplies and ensure that they are within the established minimum and maximum levels & initiate purchase process as needed to replenish existing stock & coordinate the disposal of surpluses.
    • Performing regular physical inventory counts to ensure that all goods are accounted for at the end of each accounting period
    • Ensure compliance with the health and safety requirements.
    • Preparing reports on inventory levels and other data to help management to  make decisions
    • Alert management of old, perishable or unused goods
    • Provide for ecological and economic disposable of old inventory

    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.

  • 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.

  • Head – Research & Development at Pallium India, Trivandrum

    Pallium India is looking for a dynamic, experienced leader with expertise in ‘implementation science’ (research projects/Public health programs) to the post of Head – Research & Development.

    Job Title: Head – Research & Development

    Job Location: Thiruvananthapuram – Head Office, Pallium India

    Credentials
    1. Master’s degree (post-graduation) in a medical or allied health discipline such as Medicine, AYUSH, Nursing, Pharmacy, Physiotherapy, etc.
    2. Preference will be given to:
      • Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) in a public health or allied discipline or
      • MD in community medicine with 5+ years’ experience in project implementation or
      • MPH with 5+ years of experience in program management
    3. Documented evidence for trainings in research methods, ethics or statistical analysis preferred.
    4. Minimum 5 years of experience (post-PG) in a public health-related program manager’s role
    5. Training or exposure in palliative care, non-communicable disease and program management will be preferred.
    Job Profile
    • Inculcate a culture of research at Pallium India through in-house trainings, critical inputs to the team, and also perform as a faculty in its educational initiatives in palliative care.
    • Coordinate activities including but not limited to: organizational management of raw patient data, obtaining Ethics Board approval for research projects, ensuring informed consent is obtained for all human subject’s studies, developing study proposals, and supervising research design and implementation.
    • Identify appropriate funding/grant opportunities and write proposals/grant applications in collaboration with faculty.
    • Direct Pallium India’s on-the-ground research, and also assist the team to prepare manuscripts.
    • Plan and execute need-based research projects so as to help Pallium India achieve its mission & monitor research projects under Pallium India INC.
    • Administer purchase procedure for the projects and maintain inventory as per the budgets.
    • Oversee the project deadlines and submit project reports on time.  
    • Liaise with the global research team and align on studies and direction.
    • 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.

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”.