Bihar State Health Society has released a latest recruitment notification at statehealthsocietybihar.org for qualified GNM/B.Sc. Nursing candidates. SHS Bihar is inviting applications for enrollment in six months Certificate Program and subsequent posting in the designation of Community Health Officers (CHO) at various Health & Wellness Centres. Selection of candidates is to be done on the basis of marks obtained in a Computer Based Test and document verification/screening process. TGhe last date to apply online is February 04, 2021.
As per the detailed notification released by SHS, Bihar, there are 859 vacancies available for the Certificate Course in Community Health under National Health Mission. Intending candidates are advised to check the detailed advertisement for the complete details of the vacancy bifurcation across different categories.
During the certificate course, candidates are to be paid a monthly stipend of Rs 10000. However, after appointment to the post of CHO, candidates are entitled to a monthly emolument of Rs 25000 and incentive of up to Rs 15000 per month. Candidates must note that they have to sign a bond to serve for at least three years post completion of the certificate course.
Interested candidates must ensure that they fulfil all the specified minimum eligibility criteria before applying for the recruitment. Candidates must be at least 21 years of age and not more than 42 years of age as on January 01, 2021, in order to apply. Candidates belonging to special reserved categories are eligible for relaxations on the upper age limit as specified in the detailed advertisement.
In addition to the age related eligibility criteria, candidates must also fulfil the specified minimum educational qualifications in order to apply. Applicants must be regular working personnel in the Staff Nurse GNM/B.Sc. Nursing designation under Government of Bihar. Working contractual staff under the NHM/Government of Bihar and fresh GNM/B.Sc. Nursing candidates can also apply for this recruitment. Candidates are advised to check the complete eligibility details from the notification available at the official website.
Selection of the eligible applicants is to be done as per reservation policy of the Bihar Government. The final selection is to be done on the basis of marks obtained in a Computer Based Test (CBT) and final document verification. Candidates have to secure at least 30% marks in the CBT in order to apply.
An application fee of Rs 500 is charged by the SHS Bihar from UR, BC, MBC & EWS candidates in order to apply. For SC/ST of Bihar, women and divine body candidates, the application fee amount is Rs 250. Candidates can pay the fee only online while submitting online forms for the recruitment.