Health Worker

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Kathmandu 1/12/2018 - 1/19/2018
Full Time

Position Details

  • 1
  • Health, Doctors, Nurses
  • Kathmandu

Summary of Position

The Health Worker, under the direct supervision of Home Manager, overseas and takes care of all the issues related with Health Care of the children in transit home in accordance with prevailing health related laws and regulations.


  • Major Responsibilities
  • Take time to listen to the children and find out if psychological issues of the children are related with their health issues.  
  • Monitor and diagnose all health related issue of the children on weekly basis (General Check Up, i.e. but not limited to, height, weight, eyes, ears, mouth, teeth, skin, swellings and general physical condition)
  • Follow up and take appropriate steps to sort out health related problem of the children (general and emergencies).
  • Recommend the Home Manager on any action to be taken related to a child’s health issue.
  • Give oral feedback to the Home Manager after each visit  
  • Certify the condition of any child leaving the transit home. 
  • Provide clear and thorough reports on each single case, including observations and recommendations.


  • PCL Nursing with minimum three years of experience in a reputed hospital (B.Sc. Nursing Preferred)
  • License from authorized council or Board.
  • Effective written and oral communication skills with clarity and efficiency. 
  • Flexibility and ability to work independently in adverse circumstances.
  • Ability and willingness to work among the children.
  • Ability to adapt in changing and challenging environment with flexibility, honesty and patience 

Working Days / Hours

This position is a part time position and the post holder is required to work for 4 hours per week on a regular basis. The nature of the work may require additional time and effort, and s/he may be requested for the same.

Other details :

  • Term - 1 Year (probability of extension up on the availability of fund)
  • Probation Period:  3 Months
  • Salary and other benefits: As per the policy of the organization.

Application Method

Interested candidates are requested to send their application (motivational letter) along with updated CV through an e-mail to or before 1700 hrs. 19 January 2018.

Applications from qualified / experienced and committed individuals who have willingness to travel in remote areas of Nepal for frequent field visits are highly encouraged. CoCoN is an equal opportunity organization and offer good opportunities for working, learning and sharing within its dynamic team.

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