Raleigh International Nepal
Raleigh International (RI) is a youth-driven organization supporting a global movement of young people to take-action. Raleigh International Nepal (RIN) is a subsidiary of RIUK and has been working in Nepal since 2015. Our main office is in Khumaltar, Lalitpur Nepal. We promote the role of young people in decision making and civil society, creating meaningful youth employment and enterprise, protecting…
ROLE: Volunteer Journey Officer (VJO)
LOCATION: Country Office, Lalitpur, Nepal with as needed national travel
SALARY: Based on Raleigh International Nepal Policy
REPORTS TO: Country Operations Manager
Start of Employment: June 2022
Contract Type: 1-year Fixed Term (with possibility of extension)
About the Role
Volunteer Journey Officer (VJO) has an important role in Raleigh International Nepal’s (RIN’s) volunteer recruitment and support strategy, with a focus on youth. VJO is responsible for the marketing, recruitment, retention and exit pathways of RIN’s National Volunteers and Volunteer Managers. VJO is responsible to represent and advertise Raleigh and its Expedition programme, to seek out potential volunteer candidates, recruit and train them, and fulfill an important role in the management and deployment of National volunteers. RIN is envisaging VJO who has connections, networks and broad awareness of where potential volunteers could be sourced, are able to conduct promotional and information sessions for prospective volunteers and can facilitate the recruitment of Nepali volunteers. VJO also trains and prepares National volunteers to participate in RIN’s Expedition programmes and play a role in pastoral support and motivation for national and international volunteers. VJO also helps in Crisis management and Duty Manager System when required while supporting volunteers with their personal development during the Expedition cycle.
Roles and Responsibilities
Recruitment and Volunteer Support
Training and Events
Essential Skills And Qualifications
As per the Raleigh International Nepal’s National Personnel Regulation, the holiday entitlement for full time staff is 25 working days per year, plus 13 public holidays.
Normal office hours are Monday to Friday, 9am – 5pm. Staff may be required to work longer hours at events and during busy periods, including weekends, but time can be claimed back using the Time Off In Lieu policy.
Equal Opportunities, Safeguarding and Vulnerable Adults
Raleigh International is committed to ensuring equal opportunities and the health, safety, welfare and development of all people with whom it works regardless of gender, age, stage of development, disability, sexual orientation, religion, culture or ethnicity. All staff and participants who take part in activities organized by us should enjoy working and taking part without fear of harm. We guide all staff and participants to show respect for and understanding of people’s rights as well as their safety and welfare, and by so doing, conduct themselves in a way that reflects our principles.
It is Raleigh International Nepal’s policy to conduct organization business honestly, and without the use of corrupt practices or acts of bribery to obtain or receive an unfair advantage.
Raleigh is committed to ensuring adherence to the highest legal and ethical standards of organization conduct. This must be reflected in every aspect of the way in which we operate. We must conduct all our dealings with integrity. Bribery and corruption harm the societies in which these acts are committed and prevents economic growth and development.
Any breach of Raleigh’s policy will be regarded as a serious matter and will be dealt with under our disciplinary procedure. In serious cases, it may be treated as gross misconduct leading to summary dismissal.
Interested candidates who meet the requirements are requested to send updated CV and Cover Letter to Opsrecruitment-NP@
RIN will not entertain any phone enquiries for this position. Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted for the selection process. RIN reserves the right to reject any and all applications.