positions, Uttar Pradesh
Jhpiego is a nonprofit global
health leader and Johns Hopkins University affiliate that is
saving lives, improving health and transforming futures. We
partner with governments, health experts and local communities to
build the skills and systems that guarantee a healthier future for
women and families. Jhpiego translates the best science and
practice into moments of care that can mean the difference between
life and death for women and families. The moment a woman gives
birth; the moment a midwife helps a newborn to breath. Through our
partnerships, we are revolutionizing health care for the world’s
most disadvantaged and vulnerable people.
Jhpiego works across various states in close collaboration with
national and state governments, providing technical assistance in
the areas of family planning, maternal and child health,
strengthening human resources for health, and non-communicable
diseases. These programs are funded by USAID, Bill & Melinda
Gates Foundation, David & Lucile Packard Foundation,
Children’s Investment Fund Foundation (CIFF), MSD for Mothers
and other anonymous donors.
Jhpiego is hiring for
positions of Program Officer for different districts of Uttar
Pradesh. The position will support in strengthening family
planning and maternal and neonatal health programs in district and
developing robust health systems and a conducive environment for
addressing the unmet need for spacing in Uttar Pradesh.
• Work with the district
officials and other stakeholders to develop, implement, monitor
and report on the program activities including work-plans,
activities, M&E frameworks and reports.
the implementation of all activities with Zonal/District health
officials and private providers to ensure necessary technical
input and coordination to achieve desired results in the assigned
• Undertake visits to health facilities to
assess site preparedness, service delivery and resource
availability, and provide mentoring support to providers workers
for effective organization of PPFP and MNH services
Manage site-level technical support and conduct trainings of
• Work closely with Zonal/District health
officials and private providers for establishing program review
• Work closely with the supervisor on setting
program priorities and directions, and responding to requests for
technical support from partners and other stakeholders of the
• Facilitate establishment of a data management
system for collection of data on key indicators to measure
progress in quality of service provision and ensure effective
implementation of program.
• Facilitate use of district
skills lab for private sector institutions
• Support in
implementation of a comprehensive quality improvement and
assurance program that provides support to private hospitals in
adhering to laid down quality standards.
• Support in
organizing orientations, workshops, trainings, program review
meetings and on-site training of providers.
• Assist in
gathering data, writing and presenting key achievements and
lessons learnt of the program at the appropriate levels in
coordination with partners/local counterparts.
within the state to support of activity implementation and
monitoring as needed.
• Perform or assume other duties as
assigned by the supervisor.
Experience and demonstrated ability in working with government’s
Family Planning & Reproductive Health and Maternal &
Neonatal Health programs, counterparts and systems.
Strong written and oral communication skills in English and Hindi.
• Technically proficient with skills required for the
• Proficiency in writing technical
documents such as training materials and reports.
Ability to develop productive working relationships with other
agencies, stakeholders and other organizations.
to handle a variety of assignments under pressure of deadlines.
Ability to multi task and work in a multi-cultural team.
Willingness and flexibility to work on a wide range of tasks.
Microsoft Office computer skills, proficiency in Word, Excel,
PowerPoint and Outlook.
• Ability to travel extensively up
to 50–60% of his/her time.
Graduate level qualification in AYUSH/Nursing education in India.
Post Graduate Degree or Diploma in Public Health or Health
Management will be preferred.
• 3-5 years of experience of
working with public health programs especially Family Planning &
Reproductive Health and Maternal & Neonatal Health programs
and managing program implementation is desirable.
Familiarity with the Indian health system, key stakeholders and
relevant government policies/strategies particularly National
Rural Health Mission would be advantageous.
offers highly dynamic and enabling work environment and provides
competitive compensation based on experience and background.
Interested candidates should submit their application with a
covering note to email@example.com
high volume of applications, only shortlisted applicants will
receive a response from Jhpiego HR.
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