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Job Title
07 Sep 2021

Chief Health Superintendent

Job Vacancy for Chief Health Superintendent

The University for Development Studies invites applications from qualified candidates for the position of Cheif Health Superintendent


  • General Supervision and control of Public Health Staff and Sanitary Labourers in the University.
  • Preparation of annual budget and annual indenting of health stores.
  • Monitor and enforce environmental and public health ie. food hygiene, safety at work place, housing, noise and pollution control.
  • Planning and organizing general environmental sanitation of the University.
  • Control of communicable diseases and pest, sanitation education, waste management, dis-infestations, vaccinations and any technical problem that may be assigned to him/her by the Director of University Health Services.

Key Responsibilities: To be determined by the Head of Department/Unit or his/her Representative

Minimum Qualification and and experience required for the post

  1. Educational Requirement: Relevant Bachelors degree awarded by a recognized University
  2. Must have not less than six years continuous and satisfactory service as Principal Health Superintendent in a University, Or
  3. At least 15 years post qualification relevant working experience in an analogous institution, and
  4. Show clear evidence of ability to hold a schedule and have the ability to train staff.
  5. Candidates must be computer literate.

NOTE: Applicants who meet the criteria should apply and return to The Office of the Registrar on or before

Closing Date

Friday September 17, 2021

Staff Categories



They are the management level category of staff comprising of teaching and non-teaching categories. A minimum of a PhD qualification in a relevant field is required.



This category forms the middle-level staff of the University. A Higher National Diploma, University Diploma, First Degree or Masters without research is a requirement for this category.



They are the support staff of the University. A Diploma in Business Studies, West African Senior School Certificate or no qualification is required to be part of this category.