UNFPA, the United Nations Population Fund, is looking for a Technical Officer (Comprehensive Sexuality Education) for its Country Office in Lalitpur, Nepal. The CSE Technical Officer will work under the overall direction of the Assistant Representative-RH and direct supervision of the ASRH Programme Officer. The tehcnical officer will work closely with the Ministry of Education/Department of Education and related Divisions/units, Ministry of Health and Population/Family Health Division and related Divisions/centers, UN agencies, I/NGOs and implementing partners. S/he will also work with relevant UNFPA colleagues and related technical committees and sub-group as assigned to her and monitor CSE integration and implementation of the action-plan developed for this purpose.
UNFPA offers an attractive compensation package commensurate with the level of the position. The package includes competitive salary and health insurance.
Master’s degree in Public Health, Social Science or related field. Five years of progressively responsible professional working experience in programme planning, management, monitoring and evaluation, in a related field. Current knowledge of the latest developments in the field of Adolescent Sexual and Reproductive Health (ASRH) and CSE.
This position requires knowledge of computer and office software packages (MS Word, Excel and Power Point etc.). Excellent written and communication skills in both Nepali and English.
Candidates (Nepalese nationals only) must complete a Personal History Form (P-11), and attach a curriculum vitae (CV). The P-11 form can be downloaded from http://un.org.np/attachments/un-agencies-personal-history-form-p11. Please send your applications only by email to firstname.lastname@example.org clearly marking the Vacancy Number and Position Title in the Subject of your email.
Deadline for applications: 28 February 2016 by 5:30pm Nepali time. Applications received after the deadline will not be accepted. UNFPA will only respond to applicants in whom we have further interest.
Women, Dalits, Janjatis, Madhesis, people with disabilities, and other minorities are especially encouraged to apply.
UNFPA does not charge any application, processing, training, interviewing, testing or other fee in connection with the application or recruitment process. UNFPA is a non-smoking environment.