Work With Us

Ummeed is a rapidly growing organization which offers an opportunity to work with a committed, democratic, innovative and transdisciplinary team. We believe each individual brings in their own strengths to the organization which we help flourish with continuous supervision and mentorship. We are looking for individuals who would want to be a part of a team that is whole-heartedly committed to the cause of children with disabilities.

Current Openings

Junior Therapist – Speech Therapy Services

The Junior Therapist – Speech Therapy Services will work with children with developmental disabilities, especially Global Developmental Delays, Down Syndrome, Cerebral Palsy, specific language impairment, hearing impairment and speech dysfluencies, and will support and help them and their families to develop appropriate goals and implement a treatment plan.

Junior Therapist – Occupational Therapy Services

The Junior Occupational Therapist will support the Occupational Therapy team in working with families of children with developmental disabilities to develop appropriate goals meaningful to the families and their children. He or she will learn to seamlessly integrate NDT, SI, and family-centered care principles using clinical reasoning.

Manager – Administration

The Manager – Administration will be responsible for ensuring that the Admin team delivers high quality and efficient administrative services at Ummeed’s centers, so that families and trainees feel comfortable at Ummeed, and Ummeed’s professionals are able to deliver clinical and training services seamlessly.

Senior Manager – Finance

The Senior Manager – Finance will be responsible for overseeing the finance and accounting functions and financial reporting to Ummeed’s Board, senior management and donors.

Head – Information Technology (IT)

The Head – IT will be responsible for delineating Ummeed’s Information Technology strategy to ensure that it is aligned with Ummeed’s operational requirements and reinforces Ummeed’s strategic outreach initiatives.

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As Ummeed grows in response to the need for our services, we count on the support of volunteers. In the past we have had volunteers that include graduate and post graduate students who are taking a break year, housewives, retired professionals, working professionals and many others who want to make a difference.

Volunteering Basics

  1. Any and all skill sets welcome
  2. Commitment for entire duration of volunteership recommended

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Internships at Ummeed offer the opportunity to gain insight and knowledge to Ummeed's unique approach to working in the space of developmental disabilities.

Internship Basics

  1. Ideal for graduate or post-graduate students
  2. Typically lasts from one to four months
  3. Pro bono (voluntary) and does not guarantee employment

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The Professional Observers Program offers occupational therapists an opportunity to observe and learn a transdisciplinary, family-centered approach to supporting children with developmental disabilities and their families.

Observership Basics

  1. Two week program
  2. Open to fresh graduates and practicing therapists
  3. Attend lectures and case presentations by Ummeed's team of experienced doctors and therapists
  4. Observe individual and group clinical sessions by Ummeed's team of experienced doctors and therapists
  5. Observerships involve a participation fee

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