Neurosurgeon in Kenya

Kenya - Elephants

Neurosurgeon - Kenya

2 years

Locations: Kijabe, Kenya
Application Deadline: Now accepting applications
Orientation: In the U.S. and on-site
Start Date: As soon as possible
Position: 2 years, full-time


Put your expertise and compassion to work in Kenya! Learn more about our Neurosurgeon in Kenya opening and see how God is restoring hope among families in Kenya.

IDEAS partners with a compassionate healthcare project that is transforming the lives of African children with surgical conditions and disabilities through pediatric surgery, rehabilitation, public education, spiritual ministry, and training health professionals.

In 2018, our partner performed 3,571 pediatric surgical procedures and saw more than 11,500 children in hospital outpatient clinics in 5 African countries.Their Mobile Clinic team saw over 3,600 children throughout Kenya, and over 7,000 therapy sessions were provided to children at the Joytown Primary School in Kenya.

There is an urgent need for a neurosurgeon with pediatric experience to join our partner hospital in Kijabe, Kenya. Housing and a small stipend will be provided, as well as cultural and security orientation and training.

If you are interested in this position, please hit the "Get Started" button to begin the application process. We look forward to getting to know you better!


  • Credentialed doctor of neurosurgery, pediatric preferred
  • Sensitivity to cultural differences
  • Willing to be on-call
  • Practicing Christian or adherence to statement of faith and mission of organization in word and deed

A customized budget will be created for each applicant

  • Housing and a small monthly stipend is included with this position
  • Additional fundraising or self-support may be required to reach budgetary needs
  • Fundraising training is provided

For more information, please contact IDEAS at or for budget estimations.

Mother and child in KenyaIf you have felt the call to use your medical expertise and compassion for children to work in an overseas location, this opening could be for you.

As an applicant for this program, you will have the chance to join a team of medical professionals providing care and support for local families and communities. Your participation can make a difference!

You will also have the opportunity to explore and engage exciting locations, diverse cultures and incredible men, women and children. You may also experience new sights, sounds and flavors, from bustling cities to rural villages and farmland.

Learn more about this position by hitting the "GET STARTED" button or email today!