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National Consultant for Health Design Options Paper

Data Publika: 12/06/2019
  • Fatin: Hudi-Laran, Dili, Dili, Timor-Leste, Timor-Leste

National Consultant for Health Design Options Paper

  • Based in Dili with field trip to selected locations within Timor-Leste (as required)

  • Up to 20 days to be completed by July 2019

 The Program

The Australia Timor-Leste Partnership for Human Development (PHD) supports the Government of Timor-Leste’s Strategic Development Plan 2011-2030 and reflects Australia’s commitment to work in partnership with Timor-Leste to enhance human development over the next decade. PHD’s goal is to strengthen social capital in Timor-Leste through strengthening services, increasing community engagement and linking civil society to decision makers to improve access to services. PHD supports sectoral investments in health, education, sanitation and water and mainstream nutrition, gender equality, disability and social protection.

 The Government of Australia in partnership with the Government of Timor-Leste have invested significant resources to support the improvement of health outcomes for the people of Timor-Leste, particularly for women and children. Among the recent bilateral investments is Australia’s approximate AUD7.5 million per annum contribution (2016–2019), delivered through the Partnership for Human Development (PHD), which Abt International is implementing together with various health implementing partners.


The Position

The National Consultant will work as part of a team to support activities for the development of an Options Paper which will provide high-level guidance for the design of a new health program with a focus on improved functionality of primary healthcare services. This will include, but not limited to, providing expert input to support the development of an analysis framework/protocol and workplan; as well as identifying key stakeholders and assisting and facilitating consultations, including relevant field visits.  The Options Paper will ensure that we bring together Timor-Leste’s and Australia’s joint resources in health to achieve the best impact in the context of Timor-Leste and it’s developing health systems. 

The ideal candidate will have:

·         Masters level qualification in public health or other relevant area

·         Contextual and technical expertise in the health sector in Timor-Leste

·         A strong understanding and experience of the primary healthcare system in Timor-Leste

·         Experience as development consultants in Timor-Leste, or elsewhere

·         Excellent written English, with experience in report writing highly regarded

·         A combination of clinical and health system experience would be highly regarded.

Further Information and How to Apply

Further information in regards to this opportunity can be found from the Careers page of Abt Associates website at

It is preferred that all applications should be submitted online via the Careers page listed above.

Applications can also be lodged through PHD Human Resources email Please insert the job title in the email subject heading. All applications are to include a current CV and address the key selection criteria.


Closing date: Sunday 23 June 2019 (midnight AEST)

We welcome and thank all applications, however only shortlisted applicants will be contacted.

 About Abt Associates

Abt Associates is a recognised leader in the international development sector. Working with our many partners, Abt Associates implements bold innovative solutions to improve the lives of the community and deliver valued outcomes for our clients. We provide a comprehensive range of services from policy to service delivery in the public and private sectors contributing to long term benefits for clients and communities. Operating in remote and challenging environments, we offer innovative solutions, extensive experience in the region, strong technical capacity, and a proven project management track record. We are committed to gender equity in our employment strategies and encourage applications from capable women. Abt Associates is a child safe organisation and promotes the safety, wellbeing and inclusion of all children.


Human Resource | Partnership for Human Development

1st Lane, Block E01-12, Palm Business & Trade Center

Surik Mas, Fatumeta Bairro-Pite, Dili, Timor-Leste

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Data 2019-06-23


Level Edukasaun Masteradu


English Yes

Tinan Esperiensia

Tinan 1-5

Area Espesialidade

Health Yes
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