Handicap International
Location: Nepal
Salary:As Per Organization's Rule
Posted Date: 2019-09-09 Deadline: 2019-09-13
  • Nos. of Opening : 1
  • Location : Nepal
  • Qualification Degree : Bachelor Degree in physiotherapy
  • Salary : As Per Organization's Rule
  • Category : Healthcare / Medical
  • Nature : Full Time
Job Description

Handicap International Federation (HI) is an independent and impartial aid organization, created in 1982, working across 63 countries. Present in Nepal since 2000, HI works through a network of local partner organizations in the area of health and physical rehabilitation, inclusive education and resilience including emergency response to improve the living conditions and involvement of the most vulnerable populations in Nepal.

In partnership with implementing partner NGOs/DPOs and in collaboration with Local Rural/Urban Municipalities, HI has been operating PT/Rehabilitation unit since September 2015.The main purpose of this initiative is to render Physiotherapy and rehabilitation services to women, children and general people with impairments, functional limitation and prevent disability in local community.Therefore, HI Nepal is looking for a dynamic and professional Physiotherapist to be based upon any one of the PT/Rehabilitation Units of Dolakha, Sindhupalchowk, Dhading, Gorkha Nuwakot and Rasuwa to render rehabilitation services in general and Physiotherapy services in specific.

Physiotherapist - 1

Terms & Conditions: Fixed Term Contract Till June 2020

Required Qualification and Skills:

  • Bachelor Degree in physiotherapy with 2 years of work experience or Masters of Physiotherapy with 1 year of proven work experience in delivering Physiotherapy and Rehabilitation services
  • The applicant should be registered in Nepal Health Professional council
  • Proven experience on rendering Physiotherapy services to person with impairment functional limitation and disability
  • Should be able to carry-out home visits and out-reach activity in collaboration with Health Office, HI partners DPOs/NGOs and HI itself
  • Should have experience of managing PT/Rehab unit
  • Should have good reporting and communication skills

Apply Instructions

Send a motivation letter mentioning the expected salary and an updated CV including 2 referees (with contact number and e-mail address) to The deadline for application is September 13, 2019. HI Nepal reserves the right to cancel, postpone or modify the whole recruitment process without providing any reasons whatsoever.

Handicap International (HI) is an equal opportunity employer. Qualified women, people with disability, and members from disadvantaged communities are strongly encouraged to apply.

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Organization Summary

Handicap International is an international, non-governmental organisation, mainly known for its fight against anti-personnel mines and cluster munitions and helping the victims of these unexploded devices. However, its mandate has been extended over the years and today includes providing assistance through work in various fields for people in developing countries with other kinds of disability.

Handicap International primarily focuses on the prevention of disabilities and providing support for people with disabilities by ensuring they can fully take part in social life. The organisation’s interventions are not restricted to long-term development activities. Handicap International also provides support in emergency situations, for instance, in the aftermath of natural disasters and humanitarian crises. Its actions always focus on those suffering from disabilities.

The organisation works as far as possible with the human and material resources available in the country. Its projects are implemented in cooperation with local partners, the objective being to ensure their autonomy in the long-term. All of its actions concentrate on training, raising awareness and the involvement of local communities in its projects

Industry Type NGO / INGO / Social Work
Location Kathmandu, Nepal
Organization Size 1-10
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