Cheshire Ethiopia Vacancy Fresh Graduates

Cheshire Ethiopia is an Ethiopian Resident Charity and invites qualified applicants for the following post፡- 

Cheshire Ethiopia is an independent non-profit making organization who provide orthopedic and social rehabilitation services for children and young people with disabilities in Ethiopia.

The charity was established in 1962 by the grand Children  of the late Emperor Haile Selassie and with technical support of Captain Leonard Cheshire. CE is a local independent NGO, staffed by Ethiopians and registered as an Ethiopian Resident Charity, while playing a leading role in physical rehabilitation of person with disability mainly children in Ethiopia. 

Position 1: Junior social worker


  • BA in social work or  sociology


  • 0 years experience

Under the general supervision of the Senior Social worker ; the Junior Social Worker is responsible for the counseling clients under supervision of the social worker or senior social worker at the rehabilitation center.


  •  Attending clinics  in rehabilitation centers, Mobile Outreach  and CBR projects
  • Assessing and certifying free service  and or cost sharing clients
  • Assessing and   offering advice or counseling clients under supervision of senior or Class two social workers.
  • Preparing individual service plan for every child admitted to the center
  • Facilitate admissions and discharges and follow-up care
  • Report changes in patient condition / treatment to supervising physiotherapist
  • Collaborate with the rehabilitation team regarding assessment, treatment implementation, outcome and discharge 
  • Record and maintain the patient information in the clinical file
  • Maintain a high level of confidentiality and privacy of privileged information
  • Demonstrate empathy and compassion for all patients, regardless of health, age, race, ability ,disability or culture
  • Involve in awareness, raising training, community, education services.
  • Taking  picture of every child and writing case histories  admitted following the progress attained 
  • Writing reports on special events held at the center or project or visits made.
  • Conduct any related work as requested by his supervisor  

Salary: Birr 8,846.00

Duty Station:  Cheshire Ethiopia,  Menagesha Rehabilitation Center   

Position 2: Junior Physiotherapist    


  •  BSC in physiotherapy and 0 years experience 

The Junior Physiotherapist is responsible for the administration of physical therapy treatment to patients.


  •  Administers active and passive manual therapeutic massage, and heat, light, sound, water and electrical modality treatments for admitted children and outpatients
  • Administers traction to relieve neck and back pain using intermittent and static treatment equipment
  • Instructs, motivates  and assists patients to learn and improve functional activities such as daily living activities
  • Fits patients for adjusts, and trains patients in use and care for orthopedic braces, prosthesis and supportive devices such as crutches, walkers, wheelchairs, etc.
  • Meets with physiotherapy unit supervisor and others to exchange, discuss and evaluate patient information for planning, modifying and coordinating treatment programs
  • Gives orientation to new assistant physiotherapists  and directs and gives instructions to same
  • Performs clerical duties such as taking inventory, ordering supplies, etc.
  • Keeps records of both admitted and outpatients
  • Performs any other related duties assigned to him/her by the Physiotherapy unit Supervisor or Technical Coordinator.

Salary: Birr 10,536.00

Other benefits: Birr500 transport and  15000 medical expense coverage per annum.

Location: Dire Dawa 

Position 3: Social worker


  • BA in social work or  sociology


  • 2 years experience in social work


  • Plans the daily children counseling session and  the Social work activities .
  • Works in the  multidisciplinary clinic  Team evaluating  cases and developing prescriptions .
  • Identify Psycho-social skills  and physical abilities of children to improve their daily living.
  • Provide comprehensive therapeutic support through group and individual counseling ,and positive behavioral supports.
  • Conducts in-depth client assessments including psychological, social, rehabilitation and environmental conditions; uses assessment results to develop and implement a service plan.
  • Prepares correspondence, case records and written reports as required.
  • Accessing, identifying and documenting abuse and neglect cases and finding the appropriate services to enhance child welfare.
  • Involve  in event  organizing process and report writing
  • Keeps records of service users with confidentiality.
  • Furnishes the immediate supervisor with new proposals, ideas and plan for the improvement of the section activities..
  • Performs any other duties assigned to him/her by his/her immediate supervisor or MRC manager. 

Duty Station:  Cheshire Ethiopia,  Menagesha Rehabilitation Center

Salary: Birr 9,939.00

Deadline: Jun 21, 2023

How to Apply:

Interested applicants can submit their CV and relevant documents in person or online:

For Position 1 and 3: at head office located to CMC Road, adjacent to Ethiopian Management Institute or Menagesha Rehabilitation Center

For Position 2: Cheshire  Ethiopia  Diredawa.or through email address 

 within 7 working days from the date of advertisement.

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