Post of the Temporary Data Collecting Assistants (on Contract Basis)

Global NIHR – AF Project,

Faculty of Medicine, University of Jaffna.

 University of Jaffna, Sri Lanka established a medical research on Global Health Research on Atrial Fibrillation Management Project in partnership with University of Birmingham, UK Funded by National Institute of Health Research (NIHR), UK

  • Post of the Temporary Data Collecting Assistant (on Contract Basis) – 08 posts


  • 03 passes in G.C.E Advance Level (A/L)
  • Preference will be given those who are having experience in the health research related data collection.
  • Selected candidates will be appointed as full time on contract basis for five months.
  • Should be a citizen of Sri Lanka.
  • Ability to work in the field of any part of Northern Province, Sri Lanka.
  • Age should be not less than 21 years and not more than 35 years.


A monthly salary of LKR 30,000.00 (fixed) will be paid. Selected candidates should contribute 8% of the salary towards the Employee’s Provident Fund and the employer will contribute 12% of the salary towards Employees’ Provident Fund and 3% towards Employees Trust Fund.

Applicants are requested to send the prescribed application form downloaded from the University website along with copies of the Education Certificates and any other relevant certificates in proof of qualifications and experience via registered post to reach the Country Lead, Global NIHR – AF Project, Department of Community & Family Medicine, Faculty of Medicine, University of Jaffna. In order to avoid any delay applicant have to submit their application form with the scanned copy of the all relevant documents (mentioned above) through the E-mail ( on or before 02.03.2022.


Incomplete, Illegible applications and applications received after the closing date will be rejected without intimation and only short- listed applicants will be called for interview via zoom. Zoom Link will be sent it for the short listed applicants via email.


University of Jaffna.