Field Supervisors and Research Assistants

Nepal Red Cross Society - CEHP

Nepal Red Cross Society manages CEHP (Community Empowerment for Health Promotion Program) in collaboration with Swiss Red Cross since 2001. The service of this program are implemented Mid-West Region (MWR) of Nepal. The core services of CEHP are Community Health and WASH, HIV prevention, sensitization of NCDs and strengthening capacity of Red Cross and community network. The program was mainly implemented in Jajarkot, Dang, Rukum, Rolpa and Dolpa districts in previous phase. The new phase-VII of the programme is being implemented from July 2018 to June 2021 with the continuation of two components-Health and WASH in Province 5 (Dang and Rolpa district) and Province Karnali (West Rukum and Kalikot district)

Detailed Job description / requirements:

Notice for Recruitment

Nepal Red Cross Society, Community Empowerment for Health Promotion Programme (CEHP) supported by Swiss Red Cross hereby looking the following positions (short-term) to conduct/carry out field level qualitative research to deliver insightful information on maternal health services utilization particularly facility based delivery in Dang and West Rukum under the overall guidance and supervision of the research management team of NRCS CEHP and Swiss Red Cross. 

A. Position: Field Supervisors

Number:  2 (two)

Timeframe: 45 days (Tentatively from Feb 1 - Mar 31) 

Requirement of competencies, Experience and Skill 

Master's Degree in Public Health, Nursing or Other Related Health Discipline with at least 3 years' experience in research particularly qualitative research (both data collection and management) including leading the research related activities with ability to guide and supervise the research team at field level. 

B. Position: Research Assistants

Number: 4 (four)

Timeframe: 32 days (Tentatively from Feb 1 - Mar 15)

Requirement of competencies, Experience and Skill 

Bachelor's Degree in Public Health, Nursing or Other Health related Discipline with 2 years' of experience in research. Experience in Data collection preferably qualitative data collection such as IDI and FGD and excellent interpersonal communication skills

Age limit

Aged between 25 to 40 years and fit in health to travel in rural areas for both positions. Remuneration is negotiable.

The details of Term of Reference (TOR) can be obtained from the address/email given below. 

Interested Nepali candidates having experiences in relevant field wishing to apply for this position, may submit their applications along with latest bio-data, together with a recent photo with details of two referees to Women are encouraged to apply for the position. The deadline for the submission of application is January 22, 2021. The NRCS CEHP retains the discretion to re-advertise the vacancy or to cancel the recruitment. 

Nepal Red Cross Society

Community Empowerment for Health Promotion Programme (CEHP)

Bhansar Road-11, Nepalgunj (Banke)

Tel: 081-520255/ 522668


Job Overview

Category Research
Position Type Temporary
Position Level Senior Level
Experience 2+ years
Education M.P.H. (Masters in Public Health), B.P.H. (Bachelors in Public Health)
Posted Date 13 Jan, 2021
Apply Before 22 Jan, 2021