Feb 08, 2018

Disability Inclusive Officer Job at Organization for Rehabilitation and Development in Amhara (ORDA)

  • Organization for Rehabilitation and Development in Amhara (ORDA)
  • Bahir Dar, Ethiopia
Full time NGO/Nonprofit/Social Services

Job Description

Organization for Rehabilitation and Development in Amhara (ORDA) Job Vacancy in Bahir Dar, Ethiopia

Organization for Rehabilitation and Development in Amhara (ORDA) is a non-governmental indigenous charity would like to invite competent candidates those could fulfill the following requirements for the vacancy indicated below.

Job Position: Disability Inclusive Officer
Job Grade: XIV
Monthly Salary: ETB 10,718.00
Reports to: Gender Unit Manager
Duty Station: ORDA Head Office (Bahir Dar)
Required Number: 1 (One)
Project: IFNS (P3704)

Major Duties and Responsibilities

  • Work on ensuring accessibility both at field & ORDA head office
  • Coordinate the planning & implementation of disability inclusive related projects/programs.
  • Assuming a leading role in the preparation of disability specific project plans
  • Advise & provide technical support on disability related issues to programs, projects, departments, coordination & units of ORDA.
  • Participate in or review project proposals in order to ensure disability issues are incorporated.
  • Participate in the monitoring & evaluation of projects & participate in developing check list for monitoring/reviewing activities addressing disability issues.
  • Provide and/or facilitate trainings & other capacity development activities m order to improve the awareness of ORDA staff on disability inclusiveness & mainstreaming strategies.
  • Compile & submit disability inclusiveness related reports.
  • Engage in meetings, workshop, & other efforts that are related to disability.
  • Identify barriers that hinder participation of employees with disability & facilitate accessible environment according to those specific disability.
  • Conduct disability assessments at organizational & local community level.
  • Responsible to update disability inclusive organizational policy when it deemed necessary

Knowledge/ Competence/ Skills:

  • Strong personal values including integrity, honesty, proactive and flexible.
  • Excellent oral and written communication skills, with highly collaborative working style and strong willingness to learn, and ability to be a real team player.
  • Understanding major national, regional and donors policies/issues of government and partnership management
  • Strong personal commitment to ORDA’s vision, mission and goals; and to put it into practice.
  • Computer proficiency in MS Office package (Word, EXCEL, Power Point) & in others.

Educational Background: MA/BA in Social Sciences such as Applied Psychology, Sociology, and other strongly related fields
Work Experience: minimum of 3 years relevant work experience for MA & 5 years for BA  

How To Apply:

Interested candidates who meet the above requirements are invited to apply in person or send their non returnable application letter, CV’s and copies of essential documents until Feb. 15, 2018 to ORDA Head Office, Human Resource Development Department , first floor Room No. 017
Women candidates are highly encouraged and only shortlisted applicants will be contacted
Organization for Rehabilitation and Development in Amhara (ORDA)
Tel: (058) 226 26 56/058 226 32 44 P.o.Box: 132
Bahir Dar


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