Regional Project Officer

Handicap International
Location: Dhangadhi/Surkhet/Nepalgunj
Salary: Negotiable
Posted Date: 2017-11-26 Deadline: 2017-11-30
  • Location : Dhangadhi/Surkhet/Nepalgunj
  • Working Position : Entry Level
  • Qualification Degree : Master's Degree of Public health, health care management, or Masters of Physiotherapy/Rehabilitation
  • Salary : Negotiable
  • Category : NGO / INGO / Social work
  • Nature : Full Time
Job Description

Handicap International (H.I.), an INGO working in the field of health and disability rehabilitation sector in Nepal since 2000 invites applications from qualified Nepali candidate for the following position for one of the Projects:

Position: Regional Project Officer based in Dhangadhi/Surkhet/Nepalgunj; reporting to Project Coordinator, contract is till 15th November, 2018

Job Description:

  • Sensitize health sector preparedness local stakeholders for inclusion of most vulnerable people through orientation of VFPN approach for effective identification, service delivery and referral of needy people with injury, functional limitation and disability ;
  • Contribute in capacity development of health staffs of hub-hospitals and adjacent district and private hospitals through training on Primary Trauma Care, emergency trauma management and logistic training related to Mass casualty incidents;
  • Coordinate with hub level and district level health sector disaster and disability rehabilitation;

Job Specification:

  • Master's Degree of Public health, health care management, or Masters of Physiotherapy/Rehabilitation with at least three years relevant experience
  • Exposure on health system strengthening, health sector preparedness regionalization of health and planning of health and health sector preparedness and response is an added advantage.

Apply Instructions

Interested candidates are advised to send a motivation letter mentioning the expected salary along with an updated CV via e-mail to Please mention name of the position you are applying for in the subject line in e-mail. Deadline is 30th November, 2017; H.I. Nepal reserves the right to cancel, postpone or modify the whole recruitment process without providing any reasons whatsoever.

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

This Job is expired. The Company is no longer accepting applications for this position.

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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