is a national organisation with a countrywide presence working in
the area of health and socio-economic development since last above
35 years. SPYM is working in the domains of Health, Socio-economic
development, Advocacy and Networking in the North, South and North
Eastern part of India. SPYM has worked with Govt. agencies i.e.
Ministry of Health & Family Welfare, Ministry of Social
Justice & Empowerment, Ministry of Youth Affairs & Sports,
Ministry of Rural Development, Govt. of India etc. along with
Multilaterals agencies like World Bank, UN agencies like UNDP,
UNFPA, UNICEF, UNAIDS, UNODC etc., bilateral agencies like DfID,
USAID, CIDA etc.
State Technical Support Unit:
is setting up the State Technical Support Unit (STSU) for the
State of West Bengal to support the State in implementation of
Tuberculosis Intervention as part of National Tuberculosis
Elimination Program. STSU will help guide the State TB Cell (STC),
District TB Officers (DTOs) and City Health administrators in
planning and implementation of activities leading towards TB
eliminationas envisioned by 2025. Key areas of support are:
Support the state in implementing the engagement of Service
Providers in private sector, NGOs and untapped areas.
Contract management with Private sector & NGO sector
Monitoring & Evaluation
d) Capacity building and
SPYM invites application for the post
of Public Health Expert – State Technical Support Unit
Location: Kolkata, West Bengal
the Position: Responsible for use of Standards of TB Care in India
(STCI) and assisting in the development of additional tools and
enablers for effective involvement of all care providers and
stakeholders in NTEP.
Promote use of Standards of TB Care in India (STCI) in the state
and assist in the development of additional tools and enablers for
effective involvement of all care providers and stakeholders in
NTEP at State.
o Assist State in development, piloting and
the scale-up of operational models of Public Private Partnership
o Coordination with Medical Colleges, NGOs, Private
practitioner, professional medical associations, corporate sector
care and public sector care providers outside the Health
o Provide TA to State for the timely and complete
reporting from various public private partnership project. Also
facilitate the compilation and analysis of these reports at the
o Provide TA to the State for monitoring and
evaluation of public private collaborative activities under NTEP
in the State.
o Undertake any other activities as assigned by
State in the interest of NTEP /TB Elimination in the
o MBBS with
Master’s degree in public health/Community Medicine/ Preventive
& Social Medicine/ Social Sciences or any other related field
from a recognized University/ Institute.
o Minimum 5 years
plus of experience in public Health out of which 3 Yrs relevant
experience in Infectious disease.
o Desirable: Experience in
TB programs, already located in the State of West
Required knowledge, skills and abilities
typically needed to perform this job:
o Good communication
skills and proficiency in English & Hindi preferably.
Proficiency in computer applications
o Ability to undertake &
deliver on the above responsibilities and tasks.
documentation and presentation skills.
o Flexibility and the
ability to work effectively in a team and cope with pressure and
o Excellent interpersonal skills and able to work
independently as well as part of an effective team.
Willingness to travel extensively in West Bengal.
experience in the state is desirable.
will commensurate with experience and shall be at par with current
Please send your applications along with
detailed CV to email@example.com within 7 days of publication of this
Note: Only short-listed candidates will
be contacted and shall be required to attend personal interview at
a place indicated by the organisation, the expenses for which will
have to be borne by the candidate.
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