Gurkha Welfare Trust
Location: Nepal
Salary: Negotiable
Posted Date: 2018-01-16 Deadline: 2018-01-31
  • Location : Nepal
  • Working Position : Entry Level
  • Qualification Degree : MBBS
  • Salary : Negotiable
  • Category : Healthcare / Medical
  • Nature : Full Time
Job Description

The Gurkha Welfare Scheme (GWS) invites application from suitably qualified applicants for the post of various senior Doctor Positions to work n providing and managing the medical services delivered in our Area Welfare Centres (AWCs) across Nepal. We have opportunities for two different roles within the organisation as outlined below.

Are you interested in joining an exciting organisation dedicated to delivering high quality welfare and medical support to elderly pensioners across Nepal? Do you want to make a difference and contribute to developing healthcare in Nepal? We need both male and female applicants.


  • Must have qualified as a Medical Doctor (MBBS)
  • Must be regtsten3d with Nepal Medical Council (NMC)
  • Additional Post Graduate qualifications are desirable (MD in GP or Internal Medicine)
  • Must have good commands of both spoken and written English
  • Must be computer literate
  • Must be Nepali citizen


  • Minimum of five years of work experience with Govt/ Private hospitals! Health Posts/centers
  • Experience in working in remote areas with Government/ international organizations preferable,
  • Experience in coaching. teaching, mentorinQ and managing of clinical staff is highly desirable
  • Experience in working/consulting elderly patients and chronic diseases desirable


  1. Regional Drs: (leach at Butwal and Damak): Your role will be based in either Butwal or Damak. Your role will be to be the clinical manager for the Senior GPs, HAs and CMAs working in that region usually spread over 4 or 5 locations in that area. You will be expected to travel regularly for may be a week at a time to these locations once a quarter and deliver face to face consults with pensioners unable to travel easily to the city and also to train and monitor the clinical teams located in the welfare centres. You will be expected to support the teams in your region by frequent phone call consultations and advice. You will have the opportunity to maintain clinical skills with regular face to face consulting in the city welfare centre.
  2. GP: (1 at Damak): Your role will be to deliver regular primary care consultations to the pensioners living in the Area of Responsibility of AWC Damak. Seeing around 30 to 35 patients a day. five days a week and leading and teaching the clinic team working alongside you. The clinical challenges will be mainly concerning the older population of retired ex-servicemen, focusing mainly on chronic non communicable diseases. You will work mainly in the area welfare centre Damak but from time to time shall visit patients in their homes as necessary.


Competitive Salaries. One month pay as Dashain Bonus and Medical Cover as per GWS Staff Regulations.
The job is offered for 2 years initially and may be extended to one year. The interview will be conducted in English.

Apply Instructions

Applications clearly stating the job or jobs that you are applying for with Curriculum Vitae, recent passport size photo. copy of citizenship and any other relevant certificates should be sent to the Deputy Field Director, The Gurkha Welfare Scheme, British Gurkhas Pokhara, P.O. Box 50, Tallo Dip, Pokhara. Email: The application submission deadline is 31st January 2018.

Only short listed candidates will be contacted for interview. No telephone calls will be entertained.

Organization Summary

The Gurkha Welfare Trust is the leading Gurkha charity. We provide financial, medical and development aid to Gurkha veterans, their families and communities.

Industry Type Association / Foundation
Location Pokhara
Organization Size 1-10
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