Program Assistant


  • Assist SPECT's educator in preparing and presenting educational courses
  • Assist in preparation and delivery of assessment materials (quizzes, tests, attendance records, etc.)
  • Assist with coordinating catering for classroom sessions when required
  • Assist with translation of documents from French to English and reverse (if required)
  • Assist with setting up classrooms in preparation for teaching (i.e. connect laptop to LCD, set up screen or select projection wall, prepare seating arrangements, etc.)
  • Follow instructions/directions from SPECT's educator


  • University degree or College certificate in a health care field (required)
  • International teaching experience is an asset • Familiarity with medical terms relating to Sterile Processing
  • Previous experience teaching in a healthcare environment
  • Cross-cultural sensitivity and awareness • Ability to take direction and work as part of a team
  • Able to travel for 2-4 weeks at a time

Skills Needed:

  • Confidence and ability to appropriately engage with training participants
  • Maintain a positive attitude in the face of challenging environments
  • Patience and flexibility
  • Excellent communication skills

Financial Obligation:

All applicants are required to fund their own transportation to and from the country, as well as food, accommodation and any other personal expenses such as vaccinations. Once you have submitted your application we will provide more information on fundraising opportunities.

How to Apply:

Once you’ve read the Healthcare Educator requirements please submit your resume and cover letter to We look forward to hearing from you.