NHIS Recruitment: Requirements and How to Apply

Are you ready to embark on a rewarding healthcare career? If you’re a Pharmacist, Medical Doctor, Laboratory Scientist, or Nurse/Midwife with a passion to make a difference, this year’s NHIS Recruitment might be your opportunity. In this comprehensive guide, we’ll walk you through the essential steps to enhance your chances of joining the National Health Insurance Scheme (NHIS) team.

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About the National Health Insurance Scheme

NHIS, established under Act 35 of the 1999 Constitution by the Federal Government of Nigeria, aims to provide accessible and affordable healthcare for all Nigerians. The scheme operates with a strong commitment to these values:

  • C- Committed
  • R- Responsive
  • E- Efficient
  • A- Accountable
  • T- Transparent
  • E- Equity

If you resonate with these values, you’re one step closer to securing a position within NHIS and giving your career a purpose.

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Available NHIS Vacancies

NHIS is actively seeking highly motivated and qualified individuals to strengthen its state offices. The available vacancies encompass a range of roles, including:

  • Assistant General Manager Medical
  • Assistant Manager Pharmacy
  • Senior Manager Medical
  • Principal Manager Medical
  • Manager Pharmacy
  • Officer Nursing
  • Senior Officer Nursing
  • Manager Medical
  • Assistant Manager Nursing
  • Senior Manager Pharmacy
  • Principal Manager Pharmacy
  • Senior Officer MLS
  • Assistant Manager MLS
  • Manager MLS
  • Manager Nursing
  • Officer MLS

Before we proceed, please check out other available guides below:

  1. NSCDC Recruitment
  2. UBEC / Federal Teachers Scheme Recruitment
  3. Nigerian Navy Recruitment
  4. INEC Recruitment
  5. Nigerian Air Force (NAF) Recruitment
  6. ICPC Recruitment
  7. NAFDAC Recruitment
  8. NIMC Recruitment
  9. EFCC Recruitment

General Requirements for the NHIS Recruitment

To be eligible for full-time employment, here are the key requirements to keep in mind:

  • Demonstrated good behaviour and composure
  • Willingness to adapt to new work environments
  • Possession of a valid means of identification, such as a driver’s license, National Identification Card, International passport, Voters card, or NIN Number
  • Strong teamwork skills
  • NYSC discharge or exemption certificate
  • Current practice license from the relevant Regulatory Council
  • Full registration with the appropriate Regulatory Council
  • For higher positions, a post-graduate qualification in public health, family medicine, health planning, or management is advantageous
  • For specific roles like Nursing, Pharmacy, Medicine, and Laboratory Science, relevant qualifications recognized by the respective councils are necessary
  • Experience and skills in healthcare services and facilities monitoring and evaluation are preferred
  • Depending on the position, specific years of experience may be required beyond entry-level.
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How to Apply for the NHIS Recruitment

To initiate your application process, follow these steps:

  1. Prepare an application letter with a detailed Curriculum Vitae (CV).
  2. Photocopy your certificates.
  3. Clearly write the Application/State Code on the envelope.
  4. Address your application to the Executive Secretary/CEO, National Health Insurance Scheme, Corporate Headquarters, Abuja.
  5. Send the soft copy of your application to [email protected].
  6. Submit the hard copy to your preferred NHIS state office. You can find addresses on the official website at www.nhis.gov.ng.
  7. Only shortlisted candidates will progress to the next phase, and you will receive a notification via email.
  8. Screening for shortlisted candidates will be scheduled, with details sent via email.

Important Notes

  • Never pay anyone who claims they can secure this job for you; NHIS recruitment is free.
  • Stay updated by visiting the official recruitment portal at www.nhis.gov.ng regularly.
  • Save this page for future reference; we’ll keep you informed of any updates or changes.

If you have questions about the NHIS recruitment, feel free to use the comment section below, and we’ll provide answers. Your journey to a meaningful career in healthcare with NHIS awaits!

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