The Women for Health Programme (W4H) is a five year DFID-funded health programme with the main objective of addressing the shortage of female health workers in five selected states in Northern Nigeria. W4H is in full support of the MDG goals focused on reducing child and maternal mortality especially in selected Northern states in Nigeria. The programme aims to address this through provision of female health workers; in order to encourage improved access to health for women. The
programme will address critical health sector human resource challenges by using an approach which empowers women as service providers.
W4H is operated by a consortium of three organizations namely: Health Partners International UK, Save the Children, UK and GRID Consulting Nigeria. The programme has since commenced its activities in Jigawa, Katsina, Zamfara and Yobe with coordination from the programme head office in Kano. It now seeks to engage qualified persons to fill the positions below:
The appointment term will be for a period of 3 years, with an initial 6 months probationary period. The programme offers very competitive salary packages. However, local terms and conditions apply.
Candidates who fully meet the above requirements should submit an application letter and a recent CV through the appropriate link on our website at: www.gridconsulting.net All Applications must be submitted by Friday, 13th June, 2014. The subject of the mail must contain the title of the position applied for. Applications without a subject title will NOT be processed. Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted for interviews.