Health Coordinator – Ukraine

News About Turkey - NAT
4 Min Read
  • Contract
  • Ukraine


Hours: Full time, with some weekend and evening working required to support the humanitarian programme delivery

Pay: £4,000 –£4,500 Gross per month (dependent on experience)

Location: Dnipro-based, roving in Ukraine

Duration: 9 to 10 months contract depending on actual start date with possible extension depending on funding availability

This role is within our Ukraine Programme and will be carried out in Ukraine.

Preferably applicants need to have an existing right to enter Schengen Zone countries in order to transit to Ukraine e.g. citizenship/residence of a Schengen Zone country, r an ETIAS eligible country ( but this is not essential.

Are you a humanitarian health professional committed to improving the lives of vulnerable populations? Are you driven by a desire to implement effective health programs and lead a dedicated team towards significant health outcomes?

UK-Med is a frontline medical aid charity. Born of the NHS, we’ve been working for over 30 years towards a world where everyone has the healthcare they need when crises or disasters hit.

As the Deputy Country Director for Health, you will play a pivotal role in steering the successful execution of our transformative health programs. In close collaboration with the Country Director, you will manage various health operations, ensuring that our projects are executed with precision and effectiveness.

Your role will involve strategic leadership and operational insight, crucial for propelling our mission forward and safeguarding the health of the communities we serve.

The ideal candidate will:

  • Aid in the strategic planning and implementation of health initiatives, ensuring they align with our broader humanitarian objectives.
  • Possess a solid track record in leading and developing teams, driving significant health outcomes, and promoting professional advancement within those teams.
  • Exhibit expertise in health security and risk management in challenging and diverse environments.

We offer a competitive salary and benefits package, a collaborative work environment, and a unique opportunity to make a substantive impact on global health.

How to apply

We strongly recommend that you read the Candidate Information Pack – Health Coordinator – Ukraine – May 2024 before applying for this role.

To apply, please submit a current CV and a supporting letter (2 pages) through our online jobs portal.

Please apply below, and no later than 24th May 2024. We will be reviewing applications on an ongoing basis and so encourage you to apply as soon as possible.

The question you will be asked to answer are:

  • Applicants must have an existing right to enter Schengen Zone countries in order to transit to Ukraine e.g. citizenship/residence of a Schengen Zone country, or an ETIAS eligible country. Do you have an existing right?
  • Please state what right to work you hold in the Ukraine? E.g. Right to work in the Schengen area/ Ukrainian citizen/ specific Visa. Please state details. Not sure what Schengen rights are? Follow this link (

UK-Med is committed to safeguarding of our personnel and beneficiaries and has a zero-tolerance approach to sexual exploitation and abuse. We conduct thorough vetting before any appointment is confirmed.

UK-Med is committed to the principles of diversity, equality, and inclusion. We strive to provide an inclusive and supportive environment where employees feel respected and supported to be able to fulfil their potential.

***Show some love and please mention* in your application***
***We also feel loved when you share it***

Share This Article