Program Officer

B.P. Koirala Institute of Health Sciences (BPKIHS)
Location: Nepal
Salary: Negotiable
Posted Date: 2017-02-05 Deadline: 2017-02-18
  • Location : Nepal
  • Working Position : Entry Level
  • Qualification Degree : Master's Degree
  • Salary : Negotiable
  • Category : Healthcare / Medical
  • Nature : Full Time
Job Description

B.P. Koirala Institute of Health Sciences

Dharan, Nepal

KaIaCORE Programme

Vacancy announcement KaloCORE

Tropical & Infectious Disease Center, B.P. Koirala Institute of Health Sciences, Dharan, Nepal is an implementing partner for KaIaCORE programme. KaIaCORE programme is a partnership to support control and elimination of Kala-azar in Nepal, funded by the UK Department for International Development (DFID). KaIaCORE is contributing to Nepal Government to achieve the target of Kala-azar elimination through the capacity building of healthcare providers working in Kala-azar programme and non-programme districts. Within the framework of KaIaCORE programme, applications are invited from qualified eligible candidates for the following position.

Position: Programme officer for the period of March - December 2017.

Required No. : One

Location : Based at BPKIHS Dharan office with frequent field visit to the programme sites.

Qualification & experiences:

  • Master degree in Public Health; with at least one year of professional experiences in related field.
  • Prior experience in conducting training to FCHVs & health care providers at community level will be an added value.
  • In-depth understanding of Nepal's health system at district and below level including health systems and service delivery at grass roots level.
  • Experiences in working with D/PHO, local health facility management and FCHVs at grassroots level
  • Knowledge of National Kala-azar Elimination Programme and prior working experiences in the field will be an added value.
  • Good competencies in MS word, MS Excel, PPT, Internet Good proficiency, in speaking and writing, of English and Nepali 

To apply

Qualified and interested candidates are requested to apply with (i) covering letter, (ii) recent CV, (iii) copies of certificates, and (iv) proof of working experiences to the given address:

B.P. Koirala Institute of Health Sciences, Dharan, Nepal, Tropical & Infectious Disease Center, KaIaCORE Programme. Bye-mail to: by 18:00 hrs, 18 February 2017.

Only short-listed candidates will be called for further screening process.

Telephone enquiries will not be entertained.

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Organization Summary

B.P. Koirala Institute of Health Sciences (BPKIHS) was established on Jan 18, 1993 and subsequently upgraded as an autonomous Health Sciences University on Oct 28, 1998 with a mandate to work towards developing socially responsible and competent health workforce, providing health care & involving in innovative health research. The Institute, located in Eastern Nepal, has extended its continued health services through teaching district concept to Primary Health Care Centers, District Hospitals and Zonal Hospitals in different districts of the region. This University is aptly named after Bisheshwar Prasad Koirala, Nepal's visionary leader in social uplifting, firm believer of national integration.

This Institute is envisaged as one of the successful examples of Nepal-India co-operation. The Health Ministers of the two countries signed the Indo-Nepal agreement for establishment of BPKIHS on the Hindu auspicious day of Mahashivaratri (Mar 10, 1994).

Industry Type Hospital / Clinic
Location B.P. Koirala Institute of Health Sciences Dharan, Nepal P.O. Box 7053, Kathmandu
Organization Size 1-10
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