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  • Kathmandu

Detailed Job Description / Requirements

Helen Keller International (HKI)/Nepal, an International non-profit organization (INGO) invites applicants for the two positions below for Inclusive Education in Classes 1-3 for Children Living with Disabilities. HKI seeks applicants who are qualified, energetic and self- motivated Nepalese citizens for the following Kathmandu basedpositions:

Position: Program Manager


  • Work as the primary point of contact person and liaise with key partners and other stakeholders.
  • Responsible for an effective mechanism for oversight of all aspects of the project
  • Responsible for timely management of overall day-to-day project activities 
  • Manage and supervise the project team, including short and long-term staff sub-partners
  • Oversee development of materials, reports and the learning agenda  
  • Responsible for working with the GoN and partners to implement the proposed activities 
  • Assist with dissemination of findings from the program to decision-makers and other concerned stakeholders.
  • Coordinate and support networking for collaboration with partners, government and another stakeholders. 



A minimum of 10 (ten) years of relevant experience in a senior management position in a program of similar magnitude and complexity

Work experience: 

  • Experience working directly with government counterparts to build capacity of government systems.
  • Past technical experience in any of the following areas: disability inclusive education, social inclusion, education, and gender equality.
  • Experience mentoring local staff and local organizations and transferring skills and knowledge.


  • Ability to coordinate and collaborate with other donor programs and with USAID implementing partners. 
  • Fluent in English and have excellent writing skills.

Position: Technical Advisor (Capacity Development Specialist) 


  • The Technical Advisor will work closely with the government on identifying and responding to capacity development needs. 
  • S/he will be part of the reading for all activity team within Ministry of Education or relevant central line agency. 
  • Responsible to identify government capacity building needs, work on the capacity development plan, build capacity within the government
  • Ensure Reading for All’s activities are supporting the institutional and technical needs of the government. 
  • Maintain an effective working relationship with government through regular coordination meetings.



  • Bachelor’s Degree in Education Planning and Management, Disability Studies, Public Administration or a relevant field of study.

Work experience: 

  • A minimum of 7 years of experience of capacity building in disability
  • inclusive education, basic education, disability rights, social inclusion, policy advocacy, education policy or other related fields.
  • Experience teaching students with disabilities desirable.


  • Fluency in English and Nepali is required.
  • Demonstrated successful experience working closely with the government.

Interested candidates are eligible to apply. 

Submission to:

  • A cover letter
  • Updated CV 
  • Minimum of Three reference contact details (mobile and e-mail), including current employer 

Deadline for Submission: COB October 19,  2017

Only short-listed candidates will be contacted for the selection process.

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