Project Officer, Inclusive Education

Handicap International
Location: Kathmandu
Salary:As Per Organization's Rule
Posted Date: 2019-11-14 Deadline: 2019-11-25
  • Nos. of Opening : 1
  • Location : Kathmandu
  • Qualification Degree : At least Bachelor’s Degree in Education, Social Sciences, Education or related field
  • Salary : As Per Organization's Rule
  • Category : NGO / INGO / Social work
  • Nature : Full Time
Job Description

Handicap International Federation (HI) is an independent and impartial aid organization, created in 1982, working across 63 countries. HI works alongside the vulnerable populations, whatever the context, taking action to respond to their essential needs, improve their living conditions and promote respect for their dignity and fundamental rights. 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.

HI Nepal is recruiting the following positions for the implementation of Disability Inclusive Development (DID)project. 

Project Officer, Inclusive Education – 1 position 

Terms & Conditions: 1 year contract based in Country Office, Kathmandu with frequent field visits 

Key Responsibilities: 

  • Ensure implementation of project and track the achievement of the project results in regular time intervals.
  • Ensure the partner is in track with project implementations within the available financial resources and time line
  • Ensure right message about the project is communicated to all concerned stakeholders by using different communication mediums
  • Monitor the quality of project data, cross check for the quality of information, analyse and synthesize the data for the project manager.
  • Facilitate effective communication and coordination mechanism and diffuse information with the partners on timely manner.
  • Develop project staffs capacity on inclusive education for the smooth functioning of project activities. 

Qualification and Skills Required: 

  • At least Bachelor’s Degree in Education, Social Sciences, Education or related field
  • At least 3 years of relevant experience in Education preferably with disability and inclusion exposure
  • Experience of mentoring staff and local organization and transferring skills and knowledge.
  • Report writing and documentation skills
  • Knowledge of education system and disability in Nepal

Apply Instructions

Send a motivation letter mentioning position applied for and expected salary and an updated CV including 2 referees with contact number and e-mail address to no later than, November 25, 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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