Thirumalai Mission Hospital
C/O Thirumalai Charity Trust, Vanapadi Road, Ranipet – 632 404, Ph.: 04172 247950
Job profile of Community Officer
About the Trust: The Thirumalai Charity Trust (TCT), started in Mumbai in 1970 has been serving the rural poor in Vellore District in TamilNadu since 1983. Having offered several programmes to build their future, and empowering rural communities in health, differently abled, women development, entrepreneurship building, alcoholism de-addiction and education, TCT is currently engaged in primary healthcare in 315 villages (50 Panchayats) and hospital services in Thirumalai Mission Hospital at Ranipet.
With a focus on its mission to provide accessible, affordable quality healthcare, TCT is combating the widely prevalent ‘silent’ diseases such as diabetes, hypertension, osteoporosis, obesity, arthritis, cancer in women, childhood asthma and allergy with relevant interventions in a cost effective way. As its team of multipurpose workers and field officers provide family care through volunteers and community based organizations, the team of medical consultants and hospital staff evolve programmes and structure them for effective delivery.
The hospital designed as a not for profit community hospital is built on a 5-acre plot with the needed facilities for outpatient and inpatient care including lab and diagnostics, pharmacy, dietary, ambulance and transport, etc. The electronic medical record system and the integrated hospital software aid in making the delivery efficient.
The vision is to build a healthcare model relevant for India and to build a community healthcare and academic and research institution.
Please visit www.thirumalaicharitytrust.org
Roles and responsibilities:
S/He will be responsible for
- All the health and development activities in about 100 villages
- Coordinating field staff in these villages
- Consolidate the reports of the staff
- Train and develop staff assigned
- Carry out such other duties assigned from time to time
Qualifications and Experience:
The candidate will be expected to have a post graduate degree in a related field, like management, sociology, social work, development studies, public administration, medicine, hospital administration, etc. three to five years’ experience in community work preferred. S/he will use limited resources optimally, and will be committed and aligned with the goals and values of the Trust.
We also welcome fresh PGs in any discipline interested to have a career in healthcare and willing to go through six-month training prior to employment with us.
What Community Officer can expect:
- Salary commensurate with qualification and experience
- Housing at reasonable rentals and decent schooling in the locality
- Free hostel with subsidised food for single girls
- Training to prepare for the job
- A recognition for his/her valuable contribution from all the stakeholders
- Good working environment
- Abundant opportunities for professional and career growth
TCT is a well established NGO with excellent track record in service. TCT has been recognized for its service to the rural people by many professional and voluntary bodies at the state and national levels.
The promoters have resided in Ranipet since early 1970s and have a great interest in developing the community. They have made significant contributions to this community for over forty years through their manufacturing industries and in social, educational and development activities through the TCT and Vedavalli Vidyalaya institutions. They are well recognized in industry and NGO circles for their commitment to quality and ethical standards and social responsibility.
Interested candidates can send a brief cover letter and resume to firstname.lastname@example.org or to
Thirumalai Charity Trust
Vanapadi Road & Post
Ranipet – 632404