Internship - Health Office (HO)

BASIC FUNCTION OF POSITION  

The overall objective of the internship is for the incumbent to gain an understanding of the public health profession and health development issues from a donor perspective, and to prepare him or her for employment or further education in the field of public health.  This position will be based at the Health Office (HO) within the Mission.  The incumbent reports directly to the HO Mentor for matters relating to the internship program. 

POSITION ELEMENTS

Supervision received:  The position will report directly to a HO Mentor with additional supervision by all Team Members.  The mentorship will rotate proportionately between the sub-teams with a formal handover at an HO Office meeting.  The intern carries out the above described responsibilities following a pre-approved work plan.

Performance Period and hours of duty

  • One year
  • 40 hour work week

SELECTION CRITERIA/ELIGIBILITY

For the Internship Program, USAID welcomes applicants from disadvantaged, underrepresented, and/or underserved groups in Nepal because of caste (e.g., Dalits), disability, ethnicity (e.g., indigenous), gender identification (e.g., intersex, third gender, transgender), geographic origin (e.g., Madhesi, remote rural areas), religion (e.g., Muslims), and/or sexual orientation (e.g., lesbian, gay, bisexual), among other factors.

Please visit USAID/Nepal website at http://www.usaid.gov/nepal/careers for detailed descriptions of each internship position and the qualification requirements or contact USAID/Nepal Human Resources Office at USAIDNepalHR@usaid.gov

Interested applicants should submit a recent resume and an application letter that outlines your interest and qualifications for the internship with USAID/Nepal.  Please clearly specify the position you are applying for and send your application to the attention of USAID/Nepal Human Resources Office no later than November 4, 2017.  Applications may be sent electronically to the USAID/HR email address at: USAIDNepalHR@usaid.gov    Applications received after the deadline will not be considered.

The duration of each internship program will be for one year starting on or about January 2018 and ending in December 2018.

Only short listed applicants will be contacted to participate in the hiring process.

The intern selected to participate in the program will each be provided a monthly stipend during the one year internship program.

Issuing Country 
Date 
Tuesday, October 17, 2017 - 4:30am

Last updated: October 23, 2017