Director –Health and Strategic Partnership

Bandhu Social Welfare Society Dhaka

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  • Bandhu Social Welfare Society (Bandhu) started its journey in 1996 with a mission to address the health care needs and human rights issues of gender diverse population for achieving a vision of aBangladesh where every person, irrespective of their gender and sexuality, is able to lead a quality life with dignity, human rights and social justice.Today after 24 years, Bandhu is sincerely continuing to serve the communities with undivided commitment and is paving the way for obtaining their social justice, equality, sexual and reproductive health and rights (SRHR). The organizational dedication towards its mandate of ensuring health and human rights was recognized by different entities through awards many times. In 2017 Bandhu received “Ardhanareeswara Award” in the category of Human Rights Defender from Rainbow Sky Association of Thailand in 2017. It also received ‘Hero Award’ from APCOM (a coalition of organizations working in Asia and the Pacific region) in the best organization category for outstanding services to HIV/AIDS response and its dedicated efforts towards ensuring Equality and Rights of the gender diverse population inAsia and the Pacific Region.
  • Bandhu operates within its own strategic plan designed for every five year. The principles, activities and approaches of the Strategic Plan correspond to national priorities for health care interventions and directly linked with current National Strategic Plan for HIV/AIDS response. Bandhu’s activities have significantly contributed to attaining Millennium Development goals (MDG) by the government, particularly Goals 1, 3 and 6. The 4th Strategic Plan (2017-2021) of the organization is also developed to ensure that its program interventions on health and human rights, implemented through 36 well-equipped field health centers in 23 districts and 31 partner CBOs across the country, can add significant value to national response on health for achieving Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) particularly 1, 3, 5, 10, 16 and 17.
  • Director, Health and Strategic Partnership is a senior most position of the Organization and under the guidance of the Executive Director, the person specifically will lead, supervise and coordinate the regular programme related activities under his/her portfolio and provide strategic direction for the development and provision of support services in order to assure: (i) the achievement of planned targets as per operation plan; (ii) the effective and transparent execution of the financial resources of the Programme; and (iii) the effective coordination with different national programme related to Sexual Health, HIV and SRHR, to sexual and gender diverse population. The person will also provide technical leadership to the implementation of the Bandhu’s Health and Strategic partnership related programme, in coordination with UN Agencies, civil society, donors and other technical partners, to ensure that the planned and implemented Programme with the alignment of the National Plan and Programme.
  • Qualifications

  • Master of Development Studies (MDS)
  • Master's degree in Public Health, or any development related field and/or a degree in medical sciences or project management
  • Experience Requirement

  • At least 10 year(s)
  • Experience Requirement

  • Mobile bill, Provident fund, Weekly 2 holidays
  • Festival Bonus: 2
  • As organization policy.
  • Employment Status

    Full Time

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    Expired At

    May 3, 2021, midnight