Office of the Sub-Divisional Officer, Purulia- Recruitment of 07 Block ASHA Facilitators. Last Dt. 27/10/2017


Office of the Sub-Divisional Officer, Purulia is inviting application from the eligible candidates for 07 posts of Block ASHA Facilitators. Interested and eligible candidates may apply on prescribed application format (See PDF below) along with testimonials. Candidates selected for the post will be on contractual basis for different Sub-Division namely – Raghunathpur: Block- Santuri, Manbazar, Jhalda and Purulia Sadar. Educational qualification required and other details, in brief, for informational purpose only in interest of job-seeker, are given below —


No. of Vacancies: 07 Nos.


Sub-Division wise vacancies:

i) Raghunathpur: Block- Santuri: 01 post
ii) Manbazar: 03 posts (SC-01, UR-02)
iii) Jhalda: 01 (OBC-A)
iv) Purulia Sadar: 02 posts (SC, UR).


Educational Qualification:

i) Master’s Degree in Social Science / Sociology / Social Anthropology / Social Work (MSW) / Business Administration (MBA) / Economics / Rural Development / Mass Communication OR Graduate Degree in any discipline with minimum two years experience in health projects.
ii) Preference will be given to candidates having working experience in ASHA programme.
iii) Knowledge in MS Office & Internet, Ability to work hard, willing to travel extensively.
iv) Candidates should be the resident of respective Sub-Division.


Age Limit: Maximum-40 years.


Consolidated Pay: Rs.75,000/- per month.


Upper Age Relaxation: Upper age limit is relaxable by 05 years for SC/ST and 03 years for OBC category.


Candidates’ Selection: Selection of the candidates will be through Written Test and Computer Skill Test.

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 Office of the Sub-Divisional Officer, Purulia —


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


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


The envelope containing the print-out/enclosures should be superscribed on top with — “APPLICATION FOR THE POST OF BLOCK ASHA FACILITATORS AND SUB- DIVISION _____”


Address to send the application form: The duly filled Application form along with enclosures can be submitted at the following addresses —

i) For Raghunathpur: Office of the Sub-Divisional Officer, Raghunathpur Purulia.

 ii) For Manbazar: Office of the Sub-Divisional Officer, Manbazar Purulia.

 iii) For Jhalda: Office of the Sub-Divisional Officer, Jalda Purulia.

 iv) For Purulia Sadar: Office of the Sub-Divisional Officer, Purulia Sadar Purulia.


Last Date of Application: on or before 27/10/2017 (4:30pm).

Candidates may send their application form by Post OR Courier OR may dropped the application form at the drop box placed at concerned Sub-Division.


Above given information are in brief. Before applying for the vacancies, please go through the officially released Advertisement

Official website of District Purulia —

For Advt. & Application form, See following PDF file — Download FILE.