Careers

Consultancy: Administrative Secretary, National Commission on Non-communicable Diseases

1.    INTRODUCTION Non-communicable diseases (NCDs) have emerged as the leading cause of death globally. Of 56.9 million global deaths in 2016, 40.5 million, or 71%, were due to NCDs. The four main NCDs are cardiovascular diseases, cancers, diabetes and chronic lung diseases. The burden of these diseases is rising disproportionately… Read More



Consultancy: Technical Officer, National Commission On Non-communicable Diseases

1.    INTRODUCTION Non-communicable diseases (NCDs) have emerged as the leading cause of death globally. Of 56.9 million global deaths in 2016, 40.5 million, or 71%, were due to NCDs. The four main NCDs are cardiovascular diseases, cancers, diabetes and chronic lung diseases. The burden of these diseases is rising disproportionately… Read More



Terms of Reference – Senior GIS Analyst, Epidemiological Surveillance

Download PDF   1.0 Background The Ministry of Health and Wellness seeks to strengthen the capacity for analysis of surveillance data at the national level.  This is in recognition of the increased availability of data and need for rational use of data to inform interventions. This includes the use of… Read More



Terms of Reference – ICT Transformation Programme Consultant

Download PDF   1.0 INTRODUCTION The Ministry of Health and Wellness (MOHW) and its four (4) Regional Health Authorities (RHA) make up the public health system and are responsible for national health care service delivery across Jamaica.  The MOHW is comprised of: The MOHW Head Office South East Regional Health… Read More



Public Relations Officer (MCG/IE 4) [VACANT]

JOB PURPOSE The Public Relations Officer shall have responsibility for providing professional public relations services for the Ministry of Health and Wellness.            KEY OUTPUT Articles researched and prepared Media monitored Press briefings, interviews and conferences organized Press releases and features published Special events and exhibits coordinated Promotional materials prepared… Read More