OFFICE OF THE MISSION DIRECTOR
NATIONAL HEALTH MISSION, UTTARAKHAND
(Uttarakhand Health & Family Welfare Society, Dept. of MH&FW, Govt. of Uttarakhand)
Danda Lakhond, Sahastradhara Road, Dehradun- 248001
Call for Online Applications for Certificate Program of Community Health of 6 months run by IGNOU
Under National Health Mission, Uttarakhand
LAST DATE FOR RECEIVING OF ONLINE APPLICATIONS – 07/11/2020 by 05:00 PM
No- 1867/NHMUK/HR/2020-21/313 Dated -28/10/2020
Please note that the below 115 seats are being advertised as remaining seats out of 300
seats with reference to advertisement no. 1007/NHMUK/HR/2020-21/313 Dated-06
/08/2020. So, candidates are required to submit fresh application. Old applications will not
National Health Mission, Uttarakhand on behalf of the state invites the eligible candidates who are willing and
enthusiastic to serve the community by bringing health care services to the doorsteps of the community to fill
ONLINE APPLICATION for the Certificate Program of Community Health of 6 months run by IGNOU.
This Course is part of an initiative under the National Health Mission to strengthen Sub- Centres as Health &
Wellness Centers (H&WCs) for improved implementation of public health programmes and to enable
comprehensive primary health care service delivery, including disease prevention and health promotion.
Candidates who successfully complete this course will be posted at these Sub Centers as Community Health
Officer (CHO)/ Mid Level Health Provider (MLHP) to lead a primary health care team consisting of frontline
workers such as the female health workers (ANMs), male health worker (MPW), and ASHAs.
The Program will be implemented through the Indira Gandhi National Open University (IGNOU). The eligibility
criteria for applying for course/ program is as follows:-
Passed GNM/ B. Sc. (Nursing) from any recognized institution/ university.
Registered with any Nursing Council in India is mandatory
The candidates must have to be registered with Uttarakhand Nursing Council, if they get selected
and opt to pursue the course.
Age limit –
Age limit upto 35 years of age; however, upto 40 years for the SCs and STs as on 01st October,
For Unreserved Category- Application Valid for Specially Able, Dependent of Freedom Fighter only till 40
years of age.
For OBC Category- Application Valid for Specially Able, Dependent of Freedom Fighter only till 40 years
Ex Servicemen- All Categories- Age will be calculated by deduction of the total service years and addition of
Note- For Age relaxation of the Ex-servicemen, Specially Able and Dependent of Freedom Fighter can avail any
one of the above age relaxation benefit whichever is maximum. The candidate, who is falling under
reserved category in any state other than Uttarakhand, will be considered in General Category
(UR) for this enrolment/ recruitment.
Candidates fulfilling the above eligibility criteria may apply.
Points to be noted –
1. The candidates will be called to be present personally on the day of Counselling for depositing
the Surety Bond and the Demand Draft of Rs 1,03,400/- on the basis of provisional merit list as
per schedule which will be uploaded on the website.
2. The Provisional Merit List prepared on the basis of filled online application form will be
uploaded within 07 days after the last date of submission of online form on the website only..
The schedule to call candidates for personal presence to submit the required documents
including the Surety Bond and the Demand Draft of Rs 1,03,400/-. Demand draft is to be
prepared in the favour of “UKHFWS-RCH FLEXIPOOL” payable at Dehradun. The course
fee of IGNOU will be paid by National Health Mission, Uttarakhand.
3. After passing the Term End Examination of IGNOU, successful candidates will be alloted
district for posting as MLHP/ CHO on the basis of Merit List given by IGNOU on/ before the
date of counselling for allotment of district and the order of preference for choice of district to be
given by candidate. After allotment of district, District Health Society will give posting in Health
& Wellness Centres on the basis of District wise Merit List.
4. Successful Candidate posted as MLHP/ CHO has to give services initially in continuity for
minimum 03 years, from the date of joining as MLHP/ CHO in district/ Health & Wellness
Centre failing which the amount of Rs 1,03,400/- will be forfeited by the Society/ NHM,
5. After joining as MLHP/CHO in HWC, the fixed consolidated remuneration will be Rs 25,000/-
per month plus variable performance based incentive maximum up to Rs 15,000/- per month.
The employment will be purely contractual under National Health Mission, Uttarakhand.
6. To avoid any unpredictable/ unforeseen issues/ problems with the portal, candidates are advised
to fill the Online Application Form well before time. NHM will not carry any responsibility of
delays for such cases.
7. Candidates are requested to check the website www.ukhfws.org from time to time for
related updates and fill the online application form carefully. No Separate Information will
be given to the candidates.
On the day of Counseling, Eligible candidates, as per Provisional Merit List, need to submit the print of online
submitted application form along with the self attested copy of the following documents:-
a) Print of filled application form (available on Website www.ukhfws.org)
b) Copies of detailed mark sheet of Class 10th
c) Copies of detailed mark sheet of 12th
d) Copies of mark sheet for GNM/ B. Sc. Nursing
e) Registration Certificate of Nursing Council
f) Copy of VALID Caste Certificate/ Category Certificate, disability Certificate, Certificate/ Proof for Ex
servicemen, Dependent of freedom fighter Certificate, Economically Weaker Section, Orphan Children of
Uttarakhand, Women of Uttarakhand issued by competent authority (if applicable). The candidate will be
treated of General Category (UR), if she/ he fails to submit the Caste Certificate on the day of Counseling.
g) Copy of Domicile of Uttarakhand
h) No Objection Certificate by current employer, if any.
i) Proof of Date of Birth
j) One passport size photograph
Note – The certificate for OBC Category should not be older than 03 years (previous) from the date of
All copies need to be self – attested. Candidate must bring Original Documents for Verification.
Total Seats: 115 ( SC- Schedule Caste, ST-Schedule Tribe ,OBC-Other Backward Class, UR-Un Reserved,
EWS – Economically Weaker Section, W- Uttarakhand Woman, SA- Specially Able, Ex- Ex Army Serviceman,
FF- Dependent of Freedom Fighter, OC – Orphan Child of Uttarakhand)
Name of the
Post/Category SC – 32 ST – 3 OBC- 26 EWS – 12 UR – 42
To be posted as
MLHP/ CHO in
completion of six
Health run by
UR (SA)- 6
OC – 8
All above reservations are as per the State Govt rules/ policy. The above 115 seats are being advertised as
remaining seats out of 300 seats with reference to advertisement no.-1007/NHMUK/HR/2020-21/313 Dated -06 /08/2020
So, candidates are required to submit fresh application. Old applications will not be considered.
(1) All applications will be subjected to a screening process and shortlisted candidates, as per Provisional
Merit List will appear for counseling. Provisional Merit List will be uploaded on the website
(2) Selection shall be subjected to reservation policy, as per Uttarakhand Government Rules
(3) Please note that 01st October, 2020 shall be taken as reference date for computing age, qualification etc.
(4) Last Date for filling ONLINE Application is 07/11/2020. Applications submitted after the last date
and time will not be entertained in any case.
(5) Venue for Counseling will be intimated through the website www.ukhfws.org
Link for filling Online Application form is available at NHM-website www.ukhfws.org.
For any queries send email to email@example.com. Enquiries will be entertained through email only.
NHM reserves the rights for changes by issuance of Corrigendum. Corrigendum, if any, will be
uploaded on the website (www.ukhfws.org) only.
NHM reserves the right to cancel the Advertisement without assigning any reasons thereof.
NHM reserves the right to increase or decrease the total number of seats.
National Health Mission, Uttarakhand