Part Time
Kerala
Posted 3 months ago

Job Title: Regional Coordinator – South India

Role: Regional Coordinator

Name of Organisation: Pallium India

Essential Qualification: Master of Public Health / MBA or Equivalent

Experience Required: 5 to 7 years’ experience in coordination in health care sector. Working in an NGO Environment with a regional set-up preferred. Exposure to palliative care & services is an advantage.

No. of Vacancy: 1

Job Location: Thiruvananthapuram

State / Union Territory: Kerala

Job Description:

  • Work for integration of palliative care in the health system and medical and nursing education at regional level.
  • Facilitate training programs for doctors, nurses and allied staff; organize workshops and sensitization sessions on palliative care and opioids availability for relevant stakeholders.
  • Work with public and private medical institutions to set up palliative care programs including in-patient care, out-patient care and home-care.
  • Understand the unique strengths and challenges of the territories under their purview and work with State Facilitation team to initiate and implement palliative care projects with a focus on community engagement and mobilization.
  • Develop a regional action plan for palliative care advancement; submit to Head – State .Facilitation and thereafter implement the approved action plan.
  • Liaison with NHM – NCD, government and private hospital officials.
  • Undertake any other relevant tasks for the advancement of palliative care at the national and state levels.
  • Establish connections with local journalists, media personnel, public health advocates and health activists and explore ways to advance palliative care.
  • Explore new opportunities to improve community participation in palliative care with local religious and charitable organizations, student’s initiatives, retired professionals and self-help groups.
  • Organize/facilitate training programs, workshops and sensitization sessions on palliative care service delivery and opioid availability for relevant stakeholders.
  • Advocate to bring about necessary, balanced and rational changes in law and policies for the advancement of palliative care.
  • Document, write reports, concept notes and proposals and undertake research to contribute to Pallium India’s learning process and fund raising.

Additional Information: Travelling: Domestic, 50%

Desired Skills:

  • Excellent coordination and analytical skill
  • Strong interpersonal skills and ability to work as part of a team
  • Administratively self-supporting
  • Planning & leadership skills
  • Ability to work flexibly (with tact and diplomacy)
  • Excellent written and oral English language skills
  • Excellent skills in MS Office/ERP

Where & How to send application: Send your detailed CV to: career@palliumindia.org or visit https://palliumindia.org/category/career

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Job Features

Job Category

Coordinator

Role

Regional Coordinator

Job Title

Regional Coordinator - South India

Qualification

Master of Public Health / MBA

Experience

5 - 7 years

Posting

Thiruvananthapuram

No. of Vacancy

1

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