Applications are invited from qualified candidates who wish to be considered for appointment as Ayurvedic Medical Officer/Senior Ayurvedic Medical Officer in the Ministry of Health and Quality of Life.


Candidates, unless already in the service, should not have reached their 40th birthday by the closing date for the submission of applications.


Candidates should –

(i) be fully registered as Ayurvedic Practitioners with the Traditional Medicine Board of Mauritius in accordance with legislation in force in Mauritius; and

(ii) be computer literate.


1. Candidates should produce written evidence of knowledge claimed.

2. Candidates should submit a copy of the Registration Certificate as Ayurvedic Practitioner along with their Application Form.

3. The onus for the submission of written evidence of knowledge claimed rests on the candidates. Applications will not be considered in case of non-submission of written evidence of knowledge claimed by the closing date.


1. To be responsible to the Regional Health Director through the Medical Superintendent for – (a) advising generally on Ayurvedic medicine;

(b) performing clinical duties to provide Ayurvedic medical treatment; –

(c) organising training programmes for health personnel in connection with Ayurvedic practice; and

(d) providing a comprehensive Ayurvedic service in the region/s.

2. To use ICT in the performance of his duties.

3. To perform such other duties directly related to the main duties listed above or related to the delivery of the output and results expected from the Ayurvedic Medical Officer/Senior Ayurvedic Medical Officer in the roles ascribed to him. The permanent and pensionable post carries salary in scale Rs 39,575 X 1,225 – 40,800 X 1,525 – 49,950 X 1,625 – 62,950 X 1,850 – 68,500 x 1,950 – 70,450 a month.


1. Qualified candidates should submit their application on PSC Form 7 which may be obtained either from the Enquiry Counter of the Ministry of Civil Service and Administrative Reforms, Ground Floor, Emmanuel Anquetil Building, Port Louis or from the Enquiry Counter of the Public Service Commission, 7, Louis Pasteur Street, Forest Side or from the Chief Commissioner’s Office, Port Mathurin, Rodrigues or from the offices of the Mauritius High Commissions/Embassies overseas.

2. Candidates already in the service should submit their application in duplicate, the original to be sent directly to the Secretary, Public Service Commission and the duplicate through their respective Supervising/Responsible Officers.

3. This advertisement together with the Application Form (PSC Form 7) are available on the website of the Public Service Commission at

4. On-line application can also be submitted through the government web portal at

5. Acknowledgement of applications will be made as far as possible by e-mail. Candidates are therefore encouraged to submit their e-mail address.

6. Candidates are also advised to read carefully the “NOTES AND INSTRUCTIONS TO CANDIDATES” before filling in the Application Form. Care should be taken to fill in the Application Form correctly. Incomplete, inadequate or inaccurate filling of the Application Form may entail elimination of the applicant.


Applications should reach the Secretary, Public Service Commission, 7, Louis Pasteur Street, Forest Side, not later than 3.00 p.m. on Wednesday 07 March 2018.

Public Service Commission 7,

Louis Pasteur Street,

Forest Side

DATE: 15 February 2018