Medics Without Barriers

Health Care Professionals

A World Without Barriers’ Medics Team is composed of hard-working professionals coming together to volunteer and help orphans, widows and the poor around the globe. Our team is composed of healthcare professionals from all disciplines including; Medicine, Dentistry, Pharmacy, Optometry, Dental Nurses, Radiographers and non-healthcare professionals including; Admin staff, Translators and more.

The activities of the Medics Team are constantly expanding. Our current work is based in Karbala (South of Iraq) working in A World Without Barriers’ medical clinic with an equipped Dental clinic, Optometry assessment unit and multi-station Medical clinics.

All of our opportunities are suitable for professionals from all genders, communities, backgrounds, languages and people of all faiths/no-faiths, with at least two years’ experience post qualification with no professional restrictions (one year for Pharmacists and Optometrists). Doctors and Dentists will need to evidence that they have a valid professional indemnity certificate with adequate humanitarian cover for the dates of the trip in order to treat patients.

If you have a passion for volunteering and would like to give back to the wider community or have some free-time and want to use your specialist skills please send an email to .

To apply, please send the documents listed below to us via email:

In your covering letter please mention your professional experiences, reasons for volunteering and any previous aid work and which organisations you worked or volunteered in. You do not need to have previous voluntary experience only a desire to want to help.

NON-HEALTH CARE VOLUNTEERS

If you would like to volunteer as an administrator, please email . In your covering letter please mention your professional experiences, reasons for volunteering and any previous aid work and which organisations you may have worked or volunteered in. You do not need to have previous voluntary experience only a desire to want to help.

Duties may involve:

Our HCP Gallery

Here is a selection of photos from our Easter 2016 Medical Aid trip from our Clinic in Najaf, visiting the internally displaced communities in Haidariyya and orphans in Karbala