Nyaya Health Nepal (NHN)

Partnerships And Communications Officer

Nyaya Health Nepal (NHN)

Partnerships And Communications Officer

Nyaya Health Nepal (NHN) has been working to improve healthcare for underserved communities in partnership with the Ministry of Health and Population (MoHP) and municipal governments of Nepal since 2008. The aim of NHN is to build integrated care delivery systems, design and implement these interventions to scale a new model for healthcare in the country. 

At present, NHN works in two municipalities and four rural municipalities of Achham District, of Far-western Province. NHN operates Bayalpata Hospital at Sanfebagar Municipality, a Municipal Primary Health Center (PHC) at Chaurpati rural municipality and a Community Health Workers (CHWs) network in other rural municipalities to improve access to healthcare. The CHWs networks are integrated with hospital-based care via NHN’s own Electronic Health Record (EHR) network. ​

Nyaya Health Nepal community health care model aims to improve the public health by providing rural communities with effective health care services in their own home. This model has helped minimize the health risk of women, children, infectious and chronic disease patients. Community Health Workers (CHWs) are an essential part of NHN Community Health Program model. They provide community-based services through home visits and NHN community health care program is being scaled up on a district level. ​

NHN mainly focus on three components of municipal integrated health care model, identifying the need of local communities: 

  • Hospital based health care service 
  • Community based health care service 
  • Digital health care service 

 NHN’s work has been recognized globally, and most recently it received USAID’s HRH2030 Global Resilience Award for 2020 for its exemplary work in enhancing the effectiveness of rural health workers. ​

In the past year, despite collateral damage from the COVID-19 pandemic, NHN provided care to 151,943 patients who visited our hospitals. A further 128,730 people were served through our Community Health Workers.

Nyaya Health Nepal (NHN) has been working to improve healthcare for underserved communities in partnership with the Ministry of Health and Population (MoHP) and municipal governments of Nepal since 2008. The aim of NHN is to build integrated care delivery systems, design and implement these interventions to scale a new model for healthcare in the country. 

At present, NHN works in two municipalities and …

Partnerships And Communications Officer

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Basic Job Information

Job Category : NGO / INGO / Social work
Job Level : Mid Level
No. of Vacancy/s : [ 1 ]
Employment Type : Full Time
Job Location : Achham
Offered Salary : Negotiable
Apply Before(Deadline) : Jun. 18, 2024 23:55 (6 days, 13 hours ago)

Job Specification

Education Level : Under Graduate (Bachelor)
Experience Required : More than or equal to 2 years
Professional Skill Required : Communication Presentation Video Editing Collaboration Content Creation

Job Description

Nyaya Health Nepal (NHN) is dedicated to enhancing healthcare for underserved communities in Nepal in collaboration with the Ministry of Health and Population (MoHP), Sudurpaschhim Provincial Ministry of Social Development (MoSD), and municipal governments of Achham district. NHN aims to create a supportive environment for reaching remote communities in line with WHO recommendations to develop a robust healthcare system. NHN operates in two municipalities and four rural municipalities in Achham District, Far-western Province, running Bayalpata Hospital, a Municipal Primary Health Center at Chaurmandu, and a network of Community Health Workers (CHWs) integrated with hospital-based care through an Electronic Health Record (EHR) system.

Position Overview: The Partnerships and Communications Officer will report to the Deputy Director of Partnerships and Communications and will be based in Achham. The Officer will design and implement the overall communications strategy of the program, ensuring effective and timely delivery of quality outputs and achieving maximum impact for project beneficiaries. Responsibilities include content creation, media coordination, and support in internal and external communications.

Management Structure:

Title: Partnerships and Communications Officer
Reports to: Deputy Director of Partnerships and Communications
Direct Reports: None
Department: Partnerships
Location: Achham

Big 3 Responsibilities:

  • Develop and disseminate case and success stories through interviews with key stakeholders, beneficiaries, community members, and NHN staff.
  • Capture and edit high-quality images and videos, support in production of communications collaterals, and maintain a digital library in OneDrive.
  • Support internal and external communications, including media coordination and stakeholder visits.

Areas of Responsibility (AoR):

1. Content Creation:

  • Develop case and success stories, conduct interviews with Key stakeholders, beneficiaries, community members, and staff.
  • Ensure informed consent is obtained prior to interviews.
  • Build rapport with interviewees to gather ethical and accurate information.
  • Turn interview notes into compelling stories and quotes.
  • Translate content between English and Nepali as needed.

2. Multimedia Production:

  • Capture high-quality images and videos, ensuring informed consent.
  • Build rapport to gather ethical content.
  • Edit images, add captions, and update the digital library regularly.
  • Manage NGO communications emails, website updates, and social media posts.
  • Support design needs including presentations and collateral production.
  • Proficiently edit videos with subtitles.

3. Communications Support:

  • Coordinate logistics for media personnel and stakeholder visits.
  • Prepare team members with speaking points and accompany them if needed to ensure ethical coverage and smooth showcasing of NHN's work.

Additional Responsibilities:

  • Take on additional tasks as determined by the Deputy Director of Partnerships and Communications and organizational needs.

Must-haves:

  • Education: Bachelor's Degree in Mass Communications, Journalism, or a related field.
  • Experience: At least 2 years in social media management, ethical interviews, testimonials, story writing, video editing, and producing reports and newsletters.

Skills:

  • Proficiency in social media platforms (Facebook, LinkedIn)
  • Experience in ethical, sensitive interviewing and storytelling
  • Strong video editing skills with subtitle integration
  • Competence in designing presentations and other communications materials
  • Bilingual proficiency in English and Nepali

This role demands a passionate individual who can effectively communicate NHN's impact on healthcare for underserved communities, ensuring stories are told ethically and engagingly across various platforms.


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