Occupational Therapist Consultant

الوصف الوظيفي
Terms of reference
(Occupational Therapist) OT -Daily Consultancy
Project: Inclusive learning and psychosocial services for boys and girls with and without out disabilities- SHAREK
  1. Background
  • About Handicap international 
HANDICAP INTERNATIONAL, runs its projects under its operating name Humanity and inclusion (HI)
 HI is an independent and impartial international aid organization working in situations of poverty and exclusion, conflict and disaster. Working alongside people with disabilities and other vulnerable groups, our action and testimony are focused on responding to their essential needs, improving their living conditions and promoting respect for their dignity and their fundamental rights. HI is currently implementing projects in more than 60 countries worldwide, including oPt-West Bank.
  • Presentation of the project within which the consultancy will take place
HI is currently implementing a project under- the title of “Sharek” in S. Nablus and Qaliqilya, more specifically in Ma’adama, Douma, Ousreen,Jaloud ,Beita  and Ezzbet Tabib ,the primary goal of the above-mentioned project – Sharek is to support girls and boys with disabilities who dropped out of schools or are at risk of dropping out through the provision of inclusive learning services , school-based psychosocial support , assistive devices, transportation, learning materials, and activities to address violence and bullying.
Crucial component of the above-mentioned project is to provide assistive devices to support girls and boys with disabilities to maximize their inclusion in schools. The devices include hearing aids, eyeglasses, enlarged books, and adapted desks. To ensure that the provision of assistive devices is effective, the project will conduct an in-depth assessment of the needs of identified children with disabilities.
  1. Description of the required tasks
The purpose of the consultancy service is to support HI in the technical assessment of 15 identified children from the identified schools in WB to evaluate their rehabilitation needs and to provide detailed specifications of the needed Assistive devices (AD’s).
The expected results of the consultancy are:
  • Report for identified children’s rehabilitation and AD’s needs.
  • Identify the several needs for children for AD’s and mark them with high to low priorities.
  • List of detailed description of needed AD’s for identified children.
  • To ensure delivery of AD’s for children with information sessions for care givers on the usage of the AD’s .
HI will support the transportation and delivery of the AD’s .
  1. Methodology required
For the technical assessment for identified children, The consultant will be introduced to the technical assessment tools, and then to conduct need assessment for ADs with the support of HI in accessing children with disabilities in schools.
  • For each identified child with disability, rehabilitation technical assessment will be needed and to be collectively reported in one full report for total 15 children expressing the status and need per each child.
  • Provision of the list of needed AD’s (including detailed specification per each) with ranking it from High priority to law.
  • Delivery of total 15 AD’s to identified children with disabilities, HI will ensure transportation of the consultant.
  1. Deliverables
  • Production of synthetic assessment report for 15 identified children with disabilities including priorities and ADs needed ranked from high to low priority.
  • Support the identification and provision of AD’s for identified children with disabilities.

جميع الحقوق محفوظة لموقع جوبس.

متطلبات الوظيفة
  1. Expertise required
  • Education degree in occupational therapy, minimum of bachelor degree;
  • At least 3 years’ experience in delivering rehabilitation services
  • Safe delivery of assistive devices;
  • Experience in rehabilitation assessment;
  • Comfortable using excel.
  • Good background on disability and inclusion;
  • Willingness to travel to the field;
  • Excellent communication, interpersonal skills;
  • Ability to submit assessment reports\sheets.
  1. Indicative schedule
The daily consultancy contract is for a maximum of 14 days to be provided during 2 months in the following timeframe: November 1’st- December,31th  
تفاصيل الوظيفة
المسمى الوظيفي Occupational Therapist Consultant
آخر موعد للتقديم 24 - Oct - 2023
المكان رام الله والبيرة
نوع الوظيفة العقود والاستشارات
المستوى المهني متوسط الخبرة
الراتب N/A
الدرجة العلمية البكالوريوس
الخبرة 3 Years
آلية التقديم
  1. Application procedures
Candidates should submit their curriculum vitae with a cover letter mentioning their previous experience relevant to the deliverables of the consultancy.
Complete applications should be sent to:
Applications submitted by email should indicate as subject: Occupational Therapist- Daily consultant.
Deadline for submission of applications: 24th October 2023.
Applications submitted after the deadline will not be considered.
Selected applicants may be invited for an interview.
7.    Professional Standards
“Humanity & inclusion is committed to protect the rights of the children and opposes to all forms of child exploitation and child abuse. HI contractors must commit to protect children against exploitation and abuse”.
Handicap International is an equal opportunity employer and particularly welcomes applications from persons with disabilities.
نصيحة من جوبس لحمايتك : عند التقدم لاية وظيفة عن طريق الانترنت، لا تقم بإعطاء معلومات بطاقة الأعتماد او أية معلومات بنكية / مالية لصاحب عمل.