22 Aug 2014


Handicap International (HI) – Posted by LAO JOBS VACANCYVientiane, Vientiane Prefecture, Laos

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Job Description

Rehabilitation Education Manager
(Lao National)

Handicap International (HI) is seeking a Rehabilitation Education Manager for the Rehabilitation Project in Vientiane.

The Rehabilitation Project’s objective is to Support to the Center for Medical Rehabilitation (CMR) to develop a national rehabilitation policy and a national strategic plan, Support the faculty of medical technology to upgrade initial training of physiotherapists, incorporate rehabilitation in the curriculum of medical doctors and promote internships, Support capacity building of the teachers at the faculty, Support the establishment of Physiotherapists’ and prosthetics and orthotics technicians’ associations, Adapt, pilot and replicate the Rehabilitation Management Systems (RMS) across the 5 rehabilitation centers.

Main responsibilities:

Participate in annual project review/planning meetings with partners and staff to analyze project strengths, weaknesses and lessons learned and develop annual action planning;
• With support of the Rehabilitation Coordinator and Rehabilitation Advisor, develop Terms of Reference for each key activity of the project and complete annual update of project PME Tools
• Coordinate relationships between the University of Health Sciences and international university stakeholders to ensure effective dialogue and communication;
• Ensure participation of relevant line ministries, including Ministry of Health and Ministry of Education, in the development of university curricula;
• Develop training packages for university lecturers and teachers;
• Organize monthly meetings with relevant HI and/or partner staffs to review project progress and revise project monthly planning;
• Ensure that the project’s database and filing system are regularly updated and the relevant statistical data concerning project activities and beneficiaries are collected and adequately stored.
• With the Rehabilitation Coordinator, actively contribute to the development of monitoring procedures and tools to identify project strengths and weaknesses (i.e. knowledge and attitude of partners and stakeholders, beneficiary satisfaction, etc.);
• Support the Rehabilitation Coordinator to organize and facilitate project evaluation processes.
• Prepare draft narrative reports to National project partners and stakeholders, in Lao and/or English language;
• Provide inputs to communication officer on key events within the project/sector.
• Together with the Rehabilitation Coordinator, participate in relevant national forums (i.e. technical working groups, committees, meetings/workshops, etc.) and actively promote Handicap International’s activities within the project.

Minimum Requirements:
• Lao National
• University degree in Education / Pedagogy or other relevant fields.
• A minimum of three years’ project experience;
• Demonstrated experience in Education and Curriculum Development;
• Facilitator skills for leading group discussions;
• Hard worker, efficient, creative, independent and committed.
• Leadership, ability to work proactively and take initiatives.
• Planning and work plan formulation skills.
• Excellent written and spoken English.
• Good knowledge of Windows MS Office.
• Experience working with an INGO, and people with disabilities
• Education or experience related Physical Rehabilitation.
• Experience with databases.

For detail of TOR you can find at http://directoryofngos.org/

Handicap International offers Net Monthly Salary: LAK 5.000.000 to LAK 5.500.000 + Medical fund+13th month+ other benefits

How to Apply

Applicants should email a letter of interest and CV to the address below by 12 September 2014. State clearly in the Email subject the position being applied for. Only short listed candidates will be contacted. Email: job@handicap-international-laos.org and mark@handicap-international-laos.org Handicap International P.O. Box 2496, 51/1 Hongkae Road, Ban Sisangvone, Saysettha District, Vientiane, Lao PDR Telephone: (021) 412110, 451298, Facsimile: (021) 416242 Women and people with disabilities are encouraged to apply HIB is a humanitarian, non-governmental organization working in the areas of disability rehabilitation, prevention and advocacy throughout the world. HIB was co-laureate of the Nobel Peace Prize in 1997 for its work towards a total ban on the use, transfer, sale and stockpile of landmines.

Job Categories: MANAGER. Job Types: Full-Time.

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