Deafblind Educator / CBR Worker

National Federation of the Deaf Nepal (NDFN) is an umbrella organization of the Deaf Associations in Nepal.

Deafblind Educator / CBR Worker

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Basic Job Information

Job Category : NGO / INGO / Social work
Job Level : Mid Level
No. of Vacancy/s : [ 2 ]
Employment Type : Full Time , Contract
Job Location : Chitwan district (Bharatpur metropolitan and Kalika Municipality) with frequent home visits and community based rehabilitation services.
Offered Salary : Negotiable
Apply Before(Deadline) : Jan. 20, 2022 23:55 (1 day, 13 hours ago)

Job Specification

Education Level : Intermediate
Experience Required : More than or equals to 1 year
Other Specification

  • 10+2 in Education or relative filed with at least 1 year of work experience in field of disability, especially sensory impairment. (continuing Bachelor with more than 3 years' experience on community based rehabilitation program will also be considered) 
  • Good understanding on disability-related National (disability right act inclusive education policy, Health policies) and International laws and policies (UNCRPD, SDG)
  • Familiar with current socio-political context and change process
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills in Nepali language(English will add value) 
  • Good understanding of the safeguarding policy of Country and organization level along with understanding on its implementation in the ground level will be required. 
  • Prior experience working as community based rehabilitation program and project with home based support to the children with disabilities and working experience with organization of persons with Disabilities will be an advantage
  • Preference would be given to candidates with ability to communicate in Nepali Sign language and other forms of communication like braille, tactile communication etc
  • Respect to the diversity in particular to the poor marginalized, vulnerable and disability population

Job Description

  • Be able to work hands on with the children and should be able to plan proper Individual Education Plan (IEP) and activities as per the need of the child.
  • The candidate should be able to develop rapport with the family members of the children.
  • Work closely with the project team on various events, awareness campaigns, conduct trainings and workshops. 
  • The candidate should be able to conduct/be part of team conducting functional assessments of special needs of the children (preferably deafblindness, Visual Impairment, Hearing Impairment, Intellectual disabilities)
  • Be able to produce written reports on child’s progress.
  • The candidate should be able to modify classroom/home set-up, and help children participate in educational activities.  

Applying Procedure

Interested candidates can email their CV (CV should include at-least 2 references with detail) along with a cover letter describing suitability for the position by 20th January 2022 to [email protected] referencing the position title  "Deafblind Educator" in the subject line.

NDFN treats the safeguarding of all beneficiaries, staff and volunteers seriously, prioritizing the well-being and safety of everyone who comes into contact with our organisation. We will keep the people we support safe from harm by checking that applicants for this job are suitable to work with children and vulnerable adults. 

NDFN promotes the inclusion and encourages person with disabilities and their parents (with deafblindness) and person representing ethnical groups, women, Dalit's, Madhesi and other back warded community to apply. 

Phone call will be not be entertained and only shortlisted candidates will be contacted for further process. The organization reserves the right to reject any/all applications without assigning any reasons.


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