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Americares seeks dedicated professionals who are passionate about global health and emergency response. Our employees and volunteers are committed to saving lives and building healthier futures for people in crisis in the U.S. and around the world. 

Now Hiring a Chief People Officer
Now Hiring:

Chief People Officer

Americares is currently seeking a Chief People Officer (CPO) who will oversee the development and integration of global human resources strategies and functions that support the organization’s mission, values, and business strategy as it evolves and expands across its global footprint.

Careers

As an employee, regardless of your role, you will have the opportunity to make an impact.

We look for people who are ready to be given responsibility and who take initiative in solving problems. At Americares, you will work with smart and compassionate colleagues, be eligible for good benefits, and be a part of a mission driven culture.

If you are interested in finding out more about current job opportunities, please visit our career site directly or click on a link below which will take you to a specific job opportunity page. Here you will find a detailed position description along with instructions on how to apply. Please make sure you have created a profile with us by registering (instructions above) or Log In.

Emergency Response Global Roster

Members of Americares Emergency Response Global Roster are among the first on the ground after a major disaster, delivering essential health services to survivors and communities in need — professionals who share our mission of saving lives and improving health for those affected by poverty or disaster.

Take a look at the types of roles we deploy in times of crisis:

Medical Practitioners

  • Doctor (MD/DO)
  • Nurse
  • Nurse Practitioner
  • Physician Assistant
  • Mental Health and Psychosocial Support
  • Pharmacist
  • Clinic Coordinators

Logistics and Program Support

  • Supply Chain
  • Warehouse and Fleet Operations
  • Public Health/WASH
  • Program Management and Support
  • Administration
  • Communications
  • Strategic Information Management

Internships

Internships are intended to be educational, inspirational, and purposeful. Interns gain knowledge, skills and experience for a lifetime commitment as a health-first advocate; get an insider’s view of non-profit programming and become a part of our network. 

Interns

Summer Internship Program

Americares Summer Intern Program is a defined and intentional program, offering a well-rounded agenda with formal program objectives and expectations. The program offers an opportunity for students who are interested in global health and international development work the chance to gain firsthand experience in a world-class organization. In addition, it offers Americares the opportunity to build a pipeline of talent and creates future ambassadors of the organization.

Our Program Details

  • The 2021 program will be fully remote
  • Our program runs for 11 weeks, beginning at the end of May/beginning of June. All interns start and end on the same dates
  • The program offers each intern an individual assignment, an overall Americares Learning and Professional Development series program, and a strategically focused, organizational group project, among many other opportunities
  • We will begin recruitment in mid-January, and applications are due by March 1st. Positions will be filled on a rolling basis – so please don’t wait to apply, as positions will fill quickly.
  • We require students to apply on-line and include the following: resume and cover letter – please note that applications without a cover letter will not be considered.

Available Positions

And stay up to date on the latest news involving Americares and our Summer Internship Program by following us on Twitter and liking us on Facebook

Volunteers

Americares volunteers are a meaningful part of the organization and are integral to our success. Each year hundreds of volunteers work in various capacities at our headquarters or as part of our Free Clinics community program. Americares does not accept applications from individual volunteers for any of our overseas missions. We do, however, welcome volunteers at our headquarters in Stamford, Connecticut, to help with project work, administrative duties, community programs, communications, graphic design and special events and we also welcome volunteers at our Free Clinics Program.

…at our Home Office

Volunteer opportunities are often available at our headquarters office in Stamford, Connecticut. 

If you are interested in finding out more about a current volunteer opening, please click on the appropriate volunteer posting below (when listed), which will provide you with a link to our talent portal. Here you will find a detailed position description along with instructions on how to apply.

If we do not have any current volunteer opportunities available, please consider registering your interest with us by creating a profile and uploading your resume to our “Talent Portal’. You’ll also receive updates from us when opportunities are available.

…at our Free Clinics

Americares Free Clinics provide quality health care to Connecticut residents who do not have access to either private or public health insurance benefits. The Free Clinics seek doctors, registered nurses, nurse practitioners, primary care physicians, specialists, screeners and translators to volunteer for our clinics in Norwalk, Stamford, Danbury and Bridgeport. Medical liability insurance is provided for medical volunteers and there are many opportunities to volunteer throughout the week. Administrative and special event volunteers are needed to help in our Stamford office. Volunteers can volunteer as often as their schedule allows. Please help us help our neighbors in need.  Learn more about our Free Clinics volunteer opportunities by visiting our Volunteers page in the Americares Free Clinics section of our web site.  Applications are available to download from the page as well,

If you are interested in volunteering with us or would like more information on a specific volunteer opportunity, please contact us at (800) 486-4357.

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