Health Ministry Commences Recruitment of Graduate Health Trainees

Health Ministry commences employment, following the clearance of the graduate health trainees by the Finance Ministry

The Ministry of Health has released an approval for the employment of health trainees who graduated from the various health institutions across the country. This was revealed in a press release issued by the ministry on Wednesday, 23rd November, 2016.

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The press release which was signed by Tony Goodman, the Public Relations Officer of the ministry, notified the public of the commencement of recruitment for all 2015 graduate health trainees. Health Ministry commences employment of the graduate health trainees following a completion of their clearance by the Finance Ministry few days ago.

The personnel to be employed as specified in the statement include; dental surgery assistants, nurses assistants, degree nurses and disease control officers (certificates and diploma).

All graduate health trainees are therefore informed to assess the recruitment forms at outlets including the Ghana Health Service regional offices.

Below is the full statement:




The Ministry of Health has directed all its recruiting agencies to commence recruitment processes leading to the employment of all Health Trainees who completed their training in 2015 academic year.

Recruitment forms are available at the Ghana Health Service regional offices, you can also download a copy on the website of the Christian Health Association of Ghana, (GHAG) on

Other places are; Korle-Bu Teaching Hospital, Komfo-Anokye Teaching Hospital, Cape Coast Teaching Hospital, Tamale Teaching Hospital, Mental Health Authority and Amadiyya Mission Hospitals Secretariat.

The following are the Health Professionals to be recruited;

  • Dental Surgery Assistant
  • Disease Control – Certificates
  • Disease Control – Diploma
  • Health Information – Diploma
  • Health Promotion – Diploma Nutrition – Diploma
  • Medical Laboratory Science – Diploma
  • Medical Record Assistant Management
  • Medical Record Assistant – Certificate
  • Optical Dispensary Technician – Certificate
  • Community Health Nurses – Certificate
  • Nurses Assistants (HAC) Degree Nurses

The recruitment forms should be filled and submitted not later than December 16, 2016.