Location: Timor-Leste (UNMIT, Dili)
Closing date: 21 Apr 2008
Job Description

Under the supervision of the Chief Medical Officer and the Dentist, the UNV volunteer will perform the following duties:
- Receive patients;
- Keep records of patients;
- Sterilize and prepare hand instruments and equipment;
- Assist the Dentist in preparing and carrying out dental treatments;
- Provide care and assistance to patients;
- Ensure proper functioning of the dental equipment and its accessories;
- Participate in various other health activities launched by the Medical Section;
- Perform other duties as requested.

- A Bachelors degree in Nursing and a certificate in dental nursing. Ability to perform dental x–rays.
- A minimum of three years practical experience in the field of dental nursing;
- Good computer skills and administrative ability
- A valid national driver’s license.
- Good knowledge in written and spoken English
- Friendly and service-oriented attitude toward internal and external contacts;
Conditions of Service
A 6-month contract (with possibility of extension); volunteer living allowance (VLA), intended to cover housing, basic needs and utilities, equivalent to US$ 2,025 for single person, US$ 2,275 for person with one dependant, and US$ 2,475 for person with two or more recognized dependants; hazard pay; settling-in-grant; life, health, and permanent disability insurance; return airfares; resettlement allowance.
Vacancies Contact
E-mail: volvacancy@unvolunteers.org