Lao CSO Platform

Provincial Coordinator

Organization Background


We inspire inclusive communities, where all vulnerable populations and marginalised groups are actively engaged in community-led health services and advocate for comprehensive health, rights and social justice for all.

Main Goal

Support national and global goals to end the epidemics by 2030, ensuring the appropriate involvement of communities and civil society, and respect for the needs and rights of key, vulnerable and marginalised communities;

  • Ensure that key, vulnerable and marginalised communities have access to nutrition and the mental healthcare services that they need;
  • Strengthen financial commitment by domestic and donors towards health, rights-based, gender-transformative and people-centred Universal Health Coverage;
  • Promote and ensure that empowerment, rights and gender approaches are integrated in all new and revised programmes, policies, and frameworks on health and development that affect the key, vulnerable and marginalised groups

Target Group

Young key, vulnerable population (KVP) who are living and affected by diseases including people Who Use and Inject Drug (PWUD-PWID), LGBTIQ, Sex Workers, Mobile & Migrant including ethnic and disability

Job Description

Community Health and Inclusion Association (CHIAs) Position: Provincial Coordinator – 3 Position Location: Vientiane, Savannakhet Province, Champasak Province

The Community Health and Inclusion Association (CHIAs) is currently in search of a dedicated individual to fill the role of Project Coordinator. CHIAs is an organization committed to fostering community participation, gender equality, gender role awareness, and addressing all forms of violence and discrimination against individuals affected by diseases, with a particular focus on women and children.

👉 Qualifications and Application Requirements:

  • Lao nationality, and individuals from the specified areas (Vientiane, Savannakhet Province, Champasak Province) will be given special consideration.
  • Strong passion for aiding and advancing development efforts.
  • A Bachelor’s degree or equivalent in medicine or social work will receive special consideration.
  • Minimum of 1 year of experience in development work and social volunteering.
  • Proficiency in leadership, communication, and coordination.
  • Candidates with health-related experience and English language skills will be given additional preference.
  • Proficiency in computer applications such as MS Word, MS Excel, MS Power BI, and email.
  • Strong teamwork skills, leadership abilities, a positive attitude, effective communication skills, commitment to work, adaptability to learning, and self-confidence.

📌 How to Apply: Interested individuals can submit their applications by sending a cover letter along with a resume or CV, graduation certificate (including grades), and any relevant work certificates via email to: Alternatively, you can visit the office of Community Health and Participation Association (CHIAs) located at Nongbon Village (in front of the Japanese Embassy), Chaisetha District, Vientiane Capital.

For more information, please contact: Phone: 020 5585 5350

➡️ Application Submission Details: Documents will be accepted during office hours from 8:30 AM to 12:00 PM in the morning and from 1:00 PM to 4:00 PM in the afternoon. The application window opens on 11/08/2023 and closes on 25/08/2023. Only candidates meeting the interview criteria will be contacted.

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