Himali Conservation Forum (HCF)

Outdoor Coordinator

Himali Conservation Forum (HCF)

Outdoor Coordinator

The Himalayan Habre Center (HHC) is a sustainable hub for educational and skill-building workshops where local people can learn sustainable energy use and construction, and organic farming, red panda conservation. Himali Conservation Forum (HCF) is a non-governmental organization situated in Taplejung district of Koshi Province. HCF has been implementing activities related to wildlife conservation, environment, and biodiversity protection since 2006. HCF is seeking qualified personnel for the following position to work in its HHC in Deurali, Taplejung.

Outdoor Coordinator

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Number of staff needed: 1 (One)

Reports to: Program Coordinator of HCF and Chairman of Bhitri Deurali Community Forest Users Group

Duty Station: Himalayan Habre Center, Deurali, Taplejung, with frequent field visits as per needs of programs and projects to be implemented by HCF.

Minimum Requirements:

  • Completed Minimum bachelor’s degree in Education/Environment/Zoology/Forestry/Botany or equivalent with prior work experience on related field.
  • At least 2 years of experience in Outdoor education.
  • Good Skill and knowledge on designing outdoor education curriculum and delivering modules.
  • Good skill and knowledge of filing, recording keeping, account keeping, reporting and basic documentation.
  • Good verbal and written communication in both Nepali and English.
  • Good in handling MS-Office packages (Ms. Word, Excel, Power point).
  • Skillful in searching for information on the internet, operating social media, developing news and progress reports on regular basis.
  • Strong communication, coordination and team building skills.
  • Prior knowledge on coordination and collaboration with local councils (Rural municipalities/municipalities) would be added values.
  • Having a valid driving license of two-wheeler (preferably four-wheeler).

Key Duties and Responsibilities

HHC OPERATION AND MANAGEMENT

  • Coordinate with Bhitri Deurali and other Community Forest User Groups, Red Panda Network and other local stakeholders including but not limited to the Phungling Municipality and manage the HHC services.
  • Create the conducive environment to enhance the working culture for staff and settle the disputes.
  • Pitch ideas and develop proposals for upscaling the HHC.
  • Execute the market promotional work in close coordination with the market promotion committee.
  • Manage and update the entire financial transactions of the HHC
  • Maintain the quality standard of the HHC services.
  • Facilitate and inform the visitors of HHC.
  • Oversee the repair and maintenance of the HHC.
  • Supervise and manage Human Resource of the HHC.

PROGRAM PLANNING AND DESIGN

  • Review existing literature on outdoor education programs from around the world to understand best practices.
  • Research existing K-12 curriculum to understand how to introduce or strengthen the outdoor education component.
  • Research into the existing ecology, habitats, etc. of HHC surrounding to develop a place-based outdoor education program.
  • Ensure the program is developed in a participatory manner including relevant stakeholders.
  • Draft a work-plan and budget to ensure the program is completed within the outlined timeframe and within the budget constraints.

OUTDOOR EDUCATION MODULE DESIGN

  • Understand the existing interpretation points on the trails to develop a set of modules around the identified focus areas around HHC.
  • Collaborate with CFUGs, eco-club schools to develop appropriate outdoor education curriculum design.
  • Promote HHC outdoor education module in the relevant markets.

Time Duration: 1 year from the date of recruitment (with possible extension)

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