We are currently seeking Area Welfare Officers (AWO) and Assistant Area Welfare Officers (AAWO) to implement the Trust's welfare programme for Gurkha veterans, their families and communities in Nepal.
WHY JOIN THE GURKHA WELFARE TRUST (NEPAL)
High job satisfaction in a role where your experience, skills and commitment are valued
An opportunity to serve your community in Nepal
An opportunity to work with one of the most respected organisations in Nepal
A management structure and working environment familiar to you
PAY AND BENEFITS
Generous contribution to the provident fund (currently up to 10% of annual salary)
Gratuity (currently at 8.33% of salary)
Annual Spine Increment based on performance
Daily subsistence allowance for field trips
25 days paid leave plus sick and mourning leaves
Medical cover in Nepal for self and dependents
Personal accident insurance cover
KEY ROLES AND RESPONSIBILITIES
Lead and manage an Area Welfare Centre
Plan and deliver a wide range of Individual and Community Aid programmes
Assist British Gurkhas Nepal with Service Pension payment, recruiting and dealing with Service personnel’s compassionate cases
Liaise with local authorities including the Chief District Office and provincial government officials
Undertake regular ‘field’ visits of your area to investigate and deliver welfare support to the pensioners and communities
Hosting and briefing visitors
Applicants must have served with the UK Brigade of Gurkhas or Gurkha Contingent Singapore Police Force and is happy to work in any of our area welfare centres countrywide. The successful candidate will be appointed provisionally on condition of gaining Nepali citizenship.
Applicants should complete a standard GWT(N) job application form and provide a CV covering the skills outlined above by email to the Office Manager HQ GWT(N) at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Any questions over job description, pay and conditions should be addressed, in the
first instance, to the Office Manager.
Tel: +977-61-56728; E-mail: email@example.com
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The Gurkha Welfare Trust is the leading Gurkha charity. We provide financial, medical and development aid to Gurkha veterans, their families and communities.