The Nigerian Centre for Disease Control, NCDC is recruiting Health Workers into the ministry in a bid to tackle and enhance its strength against the COVID-19 Virus.
NCDC Recruitment 2020 Portal
The Nigeria Centre for Disease Control, NCDC is a health sector under the Federal Ministry of Health established in the year 2011 with its headquarters in Abuja Nigeria.
NCDC In recent years has been taxed to tackle serious health issues ravaging Nigeria and has done tremendously well in preventing, providing cures and protecting citizens against deadly diseases in time past as the establishment was equally praised by the World Health Organisation for seeing off the Ebola virus that came upon Nigeria in the year 2014.
Due to the recent outbreak of the Coronavirus and increase in the number of confirmed cases in Nigeria, the NCDC looks set to improve the Center for Disease Control by adding to the Ministry capable hands in other to Tackle, Contain and see off the COVID-19 in Nigeria.
As at the time of the second phase lockdown in Nigeria, NCDC has recorded a total number of 442 confirmed cases in Nigeria, 13 deaths and 152 recovered cases, so equipping the NCDC with whatsoever is required has become a major tax for the Federal government according to the Director-General of the Nigeria Centre for Disease Control.
The Federal Government having declared a lockdown in major states in Nigeria emphasized the need for NCDC recruiting able hands into the ministry and has approved everything necessary for the speedy response of this exercise.
In a statement released by the Director-General of the NCDC, Dr. Chikwe Ihekweazu confirmed the recruitment exercise by stressing that the NCDC will welcome able and willing hands who are ready to support them in combating this dreadful virus as approval has already been given by Mr. President on the recruitment exercise.
The Director-General who himself went into self-isolation has been declared free from the virus and is now on at the spotlight leading the war against COVID-19 in Nigeria.
Available Jobs at the NCDC
- Surveillance Support Officers
- Data Officers
- NCDC Surveillance Data Clerk
Surveillance Support Officers
As the name implies, the NCDC is recruiting officers into this category on a short term contract. The NCDC has announced that the recruitment exercise will be made across 19 states in the federation which will include Ogun State, Cross River, Anambra, Benue, Osun State etc. Excluding states such as Lagos, Rivers State, Kano and FCT Abuja.
Requirements for NCDC Surveillance Support Officers
- Age – Nothing was said concerning age so let’s take it as an Open Age position.
- Qualification – First Degree in Public Health and Medicine.
- Nationality – Nigerian
- Applicants must posses good communication skill.
How to Apply
Applicants are expected to send their Curriculum Vitae and application letter as an Email to email@example.com
Officers applying for this category will be tasked in Collation of data both in the announcement and outbreak of COVID-19 cases across the country but are needed in just Lagos and Abuja on a full-time appointment.
NCDC Data Officer Recruitment Requirement
- Qualification – Degree in any Discipline
- Must be Computer literate
- Must Posses good presentation skill
How to Apply
Forward your Resume and Application Letter including the Job description as a mail to firstname.lastname@example.org
NCDC Surveillance Data Clerk
The Surveillance Data Clerk is a position for Reporting Outbreaks of Covid-19 cases, Lassa Fever etc across the nation and also following up the reported cases. The Job is available in just 11 states which include Lagos, Abuja, Osun Oyo etc.
- A degree on any Discipline
- Experience in Microsoft Excel
- Must posses a good communication skill
How to Apply
Applicants are required to send their Application Letter and CV as Mail to email@example.com mentioning the Job description.
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