National Health Mission, Assam has released the official notification for the recruitment of 466 Community Health Officer (CHO) vacancy. Selected candidates will be appointed as Community Health Officer (CHO) at Sub Centres Health & Wellness Centres (SC-HWC). Interested and eligible candidates who have passed B.Sc Nursing may apply online here for this course.
NHM Assam CHO Details
Name of post: Community Health Officer (CHO)
No of posts: 466
Application mode: Online
Last date submission of application: 31st July 2021
Job Profile of Community Health Officer (CHO)
The CHO cadre is a part of an initiative under the Ayushman Bharat to strengthen Sub-Centers as Health and Wellness Centers (H&WCs) for extending primary health care services al Sub Centre area by strengthening the implementation of public health programmes, including disease prevention and health promotion.
Candidates thus selected shall be posted at Sub-Centers Health & Wellness Centre as CHOs to lead a primary health care team consisting of front line workers such as Female Health Workers (ANMs), Male Health Worker (MPWs) and ASHAs working under the Sub Centre.
Eligibility Criteria of NHM CHO Recruitment
The eligibility criteria for applying for the post is as follows:
Educational Qualification: The eligibility criteria for applying for the post of Community Health Officer are as follows:
# The candidate must have passed B. Sc (Nursing) or Post Basic B.Sc (Nursing) with Integrated Certificate Course in Community Health in the academic year 2019-20 are only eligible to apply for the post.
# B.Sc(Nursing)/ Post Basic B. Sc Nursing passed from a Nursing institution/University recognized by Indian Nursing Council/ and Assam Nurses Midwives’ & Health Visitors’ Council.
# Candidates must be Registered Nurse Registered Midwife (RNRM) from Assam Nurses Midwives’ & Health Visitors’ Council.
# Candidates shall submit a Certificate from the Principal of their respective Nursing College (where from candidate has passed) for confirmation of the integrated Certificate Course in Community Health as per given format (Given below) .
Age Limit: Upto 43 years of age as on 1st June 2021 .
Other Criteria: Candidates should have proficiency in regional/ local language and dialect.
Remuneration: Community Health Officer on contractual basis shall be paid remuneration of Rs 25,000 per month and monthly performance-based incentive Up to Rs 15,000 per month.
Selection Process of NHM Assam CHO Vacancy
All applications will be subjected to a screening process and candidates will be shortlisted on the basis of marks obtained in their final year examination of last qualifying course i.e, Merit Wise in their last qualifying examination (Final Year B. Sc Nursing Course/Post Basic B. Sc Nursing Course).
NHM Assam CHO Online Application
Interested and eligible candidates may apply through online mode by visiting the NHM Assam’s official website https://nhm.assam.gov.in. Candidates may fill up their online application by following below mentioned steps.
# Scroll down, go to Important Web-Links section .
# Click on the “Online Application” .
# A new webpage will be opened.
# Select your desired post and fill all personal and educational details and upload necessary documents.
# At the end, take a print out of the application form .
Documents to be Uploaded with NHM CCH Online Form
Following documents will have to uploaded with the Application Form:
i) Final year marksheet of last Qualifying Exam (Final Year BSc Nursing/Post Basic BSc Nursing)
li) Provisional/Final Degree Certificate
iii) Registration Certificate from Assam Nursing Council.
iv) Certificate from Principal of the Nursing College (Appendix I)
Important Dates of NHM CHO 2021
Starting date of submission of online application: 16th July 2021
Last date of submission of online application: 31st July 2021
Important Web-Links of NHM Assam CHO Vacancy
Online Application : Click Here
Short Advertisement : Click Here
Detail Advertisement : Click Here
Appendix I : Click Here