Lead, Primary Health Care
Health Services (BHS) is a not-for-profit organization which
provides a responsive, empathetic primary health ‘circle of
care’, that is rooted in the community. Registered in Udaipur
(southern Rajasthan), in 2012, it is driven by the vision of a
healthcare ecosystem where the most vulnerable communities can
actively access healthcare with dignity.
approaches its mission through a mix of approaches: service
delivery, community empowerment, evidence-based advocacy, private
and public partnerships, and research.
directly serves a population of 125,000 in Udaipur and Dungarpur
districts, of which 90% is tribal and 70% households have at least
one labour-migrant. BHS has been working through a network of (a)
AMRIT Clinics; not-for-profit primary healthcare clinics; (b)
day-care and nutrition centres (Phulwaris); and (c) a Primary
Health Centre in partnership with government of Rajasthan, to not
only address the issues of healthcare access and quality, but also
to recognise and influence conditions of poverty and indebtedness.
further details of our work here - www.bhs.org.in
are hopeful to add a team member to our senior
management/leadership. This is a programmatic role, requiring a
hands-on experience of working in community-based health
initiatives for marginalized populations, an in-depth
understanding of health systems, clinical skills to provide
primary healthcare, and core public health skills.
Lead, Primary Healthcare
with frequent travel to field locations across Udaipur
needs, conduct rigorous research and come up with bottom –
up participatory design of suitable interventions which align
with the vision of BHS
with field teams for pilot and dissemination of the above
towards adoption and integration of relevant innovations into
the larger health system through partnership development,
capabilities building and handholding, and advocacy of best
with various stakeholders – like public health system,
administration, private healthcare service providers,
communities and the team to aid in smooth functioning of
closely with the leadership on organization development
quality and responsive primary health care services in rural
looking for a mid-career professional, with an MD in
Community Medicine or Public Health. He/she should have a
minimum of 5 years of experience of managing health services or
initiatives for the marginalized communities. The candidate
needs to be competent in English and Hindi, open to make
Udaipur a base with frequent travel as part of the role.
send your resume with a short covering letter summarising your
experience and stating clearly why you consider yourself
suitable for this position. Resumes
without a covering letter will not be considered.
Complete applications should be mailed to firstname.lastname@example.org
stating the name of position clearly in the email subject line
on or before 20th
BHS is a
field based non-profit organisation and its salary scales are
comparable to professional, field-based development agencies.
Depending on their qualification and relevant experience,
further conversations with selected candidates on remuneration
will be made in interview round.
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