Consultant -Volunteer and Program Engagement Maternity cover

VSO Nepal

VSO is the world's leading international development organisation that works through volunteers to fight poverty. Working in 24 countries around the world, our unique role in international development is to place committed volunteers with carefully selected organisations where their skills can have the greatest impact. Our extraordinary volunteers live and work in some of the world's poorest communities. Sharing their unique skills and experience to generate new ideas and new ways of doing things, helping the communities they work in lift themselves out of poverty. We're not about delivering quick fixes, but instead we focus on long-lasting, sustainable change, that will impact generations to come. Join us and help us work towards our vision of a world without poverty.

Detailed Job description / requirements:

Consultant -Volunteer and Program Engagement Maternity cover

Type of Role

Contract type
Consultant Agreement
Contract length
5 months
Application Closing Date
24 Oct 2021
Interview date
Soon as possible
Start date
Soon as possible

Role overview

Manage national and international volunteers and support on volunteers’ engagement in program implementation ensuring compliance across ENGAGE Project and support in program implementation, developing learning materials, Coordination with partner organizations, people and operation department for volunteer management, continuously follow up and maintain all report and record in a more systematic way.

Skills, qualifications and experience

Following qualifications and experience is required for consultant.

  • 3 years of working experience in similar position with bachelor’s degree in project management support.
  • Experience of working with different cultures and backgrounds.
  • Ability to work in a technical team and support others.
  • Ability to work with people from different cultures and backgrounds with commitment to diversity. Ability to build partnerships and relationships in a multi-cultural environment with demonstrable commitment to delivering excellent customer service.
  • Excellent communications in English and local languages.

Competencies and Behaviour

At VSO we believe progress is only possible by working together. Whether you want to join us as an employee, or as a volunteer working in your own country, overseas or online, our selection process includes an assessment based on these core competencies:

  • Ability to be open minded and respectful
  • Ability to be resilient and adaptive to new situations
  • Ability to facilitate positive change and build sustainable working relationships
  • Ability to seek and share knowledge

Equal Opportunities

VSO promotes equal opportunities and values a diverse workforce.

VSO has zero tolerance of abuse and exploitation of vulnerable people. We expect all our employees/volunteers to ensure we are protecting children, young people and vulnerable adults from harm and abide by our safeguarding policy.

VSO reserves the right to close this job early if we receive a sufficient number of applications.

If you’re interested in applying for this role, please download the job description for more information.

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Job Overview

Category Development and Project
Openings 1
Position Type Volunteer
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Posted Date 11 Oct, 2021
Apply Before 24 Oct, 2021