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KOSHISH is a national self-help Organization (Disable People Organization)  of mental health and psychosocial disability issues. KOSHISH works for the empowerment of person with mental health problems/psychosocial disability. KOSHISH works in a rights based approach, representing the right holder in the field of mental health and psychosocial disability and, advocating through updating and implementation of laws and policies.

Program Officer

Job Location: Kathmandu

No. of Vacancy: 1

Offered Salary: NRs. 50000.00

Educational Qualification:

  • More than 5 years of experience in similar position
  • At least Bachelor's degree in Development Studies, Humanities or Social Sciences

Job Description:

The Program Officer will assist the Executive Head of KOSHISH and work closely with awareness and advocacy programs. The Program Officer will be involved in planning, monitoring and evaluation of the programme. The Program Officer will also be responsible to maintain and update the overall documentation of the programme.

  • Support the campaigns and advocacy work of KOSHISH with partners and allies
  • Demonstrated ability to build relationships with a wide variety of people from diverse backgrounds
  • Knowledge of rights based approach and willing to promote self-advocacy
  • Indepth knowledge and skills in project cycle management
  • Strong written and oral communication skills in English and Nepali
  • Experience in delivering project through Log-Frame Approach
  • Demonstrated competence in project design, outcome-oriented planning, monitoring and evaluation
  • Demonstrated ability to create and follow project budgets
  • Self-motivated, able to workalone to deadlines, knows when to seek help
  • Empathetic towards mental health and psychosocial issues in Nepal

TO APPLY,

Qualified candidates should apply with resume and coverletter to recruit@koshishnepal.org by January 11, 2017. Only shortlisted for a written test and interview will be contacted.

OR,


Application closed.

 

Social Worker/Project leader

Job Location: Kathmandu

No. of Vacancy: 1

Offered Salary: NRs. 25000.00

Educational Qualification:

  • Bachelor/ Master in social work and with some experiences in project work
  • Strong skills and  capacity in case handling

Job Description:

KOSHISH is creating alliance of person with psychosocial disabilites and family member to promote their voices. In order to implement the project KOSHISH is running a programme "Voices of KOSHISH" – Support Self-help Capablities for people with psychosocial disabilities in Nepal. The team leader/Social Worker will be responsible to manage the peer groups and provide specialized councelling for the person with psychosocial disabilities, under the project.

  • Implementing overall activates including monthly, quarterly, half-yearly and annually
  • Facilitatating self-help groups meeting and leadership training among group leader and co- leaders of self-help groups
  • Manageing the financial arrangement ( bills, vouchers receipts etc.) with close cordination with finance department
  • Forming and strengthening self-help groups in the targeted area
  • Visiting homes, provididing basic counseling (individual and groups) for persons with psychosocial disability in targeted area
  • Makeing referral mechanism for specialized counseling sessions to the beneficiaries
  • Linking the peer support groups with existing programme of KOSHISH and other related agencies for psychiatrist treatment, medications and other income-generating the programme for beneficiaries

TO APPLY,

Qualified candidates should apply with resume and coverletter to recruit@koshishnepal.org by January 11, 2017. Only shortlisted for a written test and interview will be contacted.

OR,


Application closed.

 

The deadline to apply for the above position/s is 24:00 hrs, January 11, 2017.

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Applications without disclosure of age and marks/percentage for each level of degree from SLC/equivalent onwards shall be disqualified.

All candidates are expected to be proficient in written/spoken English and Nepali and be computer literate with a working knowledge of office applications. For the position(s) mentioned above, candidates are expected to have a smart personality, pleasant and cheerful nature with excellent interpersonal skill coupled with a desire to excel and having a positive attitude.


Only shortlisted candidates will be called for the further selection process(es).The organization reserve the right to reject any/all applications without assigning any reason whatsoever. Canvassing at any stage of the processes shall lead to automatic disqualification.

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