District Health and Family Welfare Samiti, Hooghly- 15 Block ASHA Facilitator (BAF). Last Dt. 18/10/2017


District Health and Family Welfare Samiti, Hooghly is inviting application from the eligible candidates for 15 posts of Block ASHA Facilitator (BAF). Interested and eligible candidates may apply on prescribed application format (See PDF below) along with testimonials. No.DHFWS/589/. Candidates selected for the post will be on contractual basis for a period of one year under National Health Mission at the following blocks in the District of Hooghly. Educational qualification required and other details, in brief, for informational purpose only in interest of job-seeker, are given below —

No. of Vacancies: 15 Nos.


Sub-Division wise vacancies:

i) Sadar Sub-Division: 02 posts (Chinsurah Mogra Block-01 (ST), Dhaniakhali Block-01 (OBC-A)
ii) Chandannogore Sub-Division: 04 posts (Singur Block- SC-01, ST-01, Tarakeswar Block- UR-01, OBC-01)
iii) Serampore Sub-Division: 02 posts (Jangipara Block- OBC- 01, Chanditala II Block -ST-01)
iv) Arambagh Sub-Division: 07 posts (Pursurah Block-UR-02, Goghat-I Block- ST-01, Goghat-II Block- OBC-01, Arambagh Block- OBC-01, Khanakul I Block-UR-01, Khanakul II Block- Gen (EC)-01)


Educational Qualification: i) Master’s degree in Social Science/Sociology/social anthropology/Social Work (MSW) / Business administration (MBA)/ Economics/ Rural Development/ Mass Communication.
Graduate degree in any discipline with minimum 2 years experience in health projects.
ii) Preference will be given to candidates having working experience in ASHA programme.
iii) Knowledge in MS office & Internet.
iv) Ability to communicate effectively, Ability to work hard and Willing to travel extensively.
v) Should be resident of the same Sub Division.


Age Limit: Maximum-40 years as on 01/01/2017. Upper age limit is relaxable by 05 years for SC/ST and 03 years for OBC category.


Consolidated Pay: Rs.7500/- per month.


Candidates’ Selection: Selection of the candidates will be through Written Test and Computer Test.
Selected candidates will be on training.
Exact Date, Time and Venue for examination/interview will be intimated to the eligible candidates in due course as well as such information will be also available in the official website of District Health and Family Welfare Samiti, Hooghly


For more details regarding candidates’ selection norms and eligibility norms, go through the officially released advertisement (See URL/PDF below).


Application Fee: Candidates must pay Rs 100/- (Rs.50/- for SC/ST/OBC & other reserved categories) as Application Fee. Fee can be paid through Demand draft drawn in favour of District Health & Family Welfare Samity, Hooghly, payable at Kolkata Branch. Candidates must write their Name , Name of the Post applied for at the back side of the Draft..

Note: Don’t staple or stitch the Demand Draft.


How to Apply: Interested and eligible candidates may apply on prescribed application format (See PDF file below) along with attested copies of testimonials in support of Educational Qualification, Caste, Age, Experience certificate (if applicable) and any other relevant documents


Last Date and Address: The duly filled Application form along with enclosures should reach at the following address — Candidates should sublit the application form at Office of the concerned Sub-Divisional Office (SDO), on or before 18/10/2017

Candidates may dropped the application form at the drop box placed at above mention address.


Above given information are in brief. Before applying for the vacancies, please go through the officially released Advertisement
Official website of District Hooghly — www.hooghly.gov.in 
For Advt. & Application form, See following PDF file — Download PDF.