Is small still beautiful? We think it is.

In an increasingly divided and fragile world Practical Action aims to demonstrate and advocate the sustainable use of technology to reduce poverty in developing countries.

With our commitment to poverty reduction, environmental conservation and technology choice we believe Practical Action is uniquely placed to contribute to a world free of poverty.

UK vacancies

Non-Executive Director with senior publishing experience

We are currently recruiting for a Non-Executive Director with considerable experience in the Publishing industry. Practical Action Publishing is a subsidiary publishing company, part of the Practic...

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Human Resources Co-ordinator

We are looking for a dynamic, efficient and experienced Human Resources Co-ordinator to join us to support the global HR team, and in particular the UK, in achieving our HR objectives through the p...

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Practical Answers review (three month consultancy)

Practical Action is seeking a Monitoring and Evaluation specialist proficient in the use of Theories of Change tools to support the Global Knowledge team for a period of three months (full time)...

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International vacancies

Invitation for bids: Malawi solar power stations and minigrids installation

Invitation for bids for the construction, installation and commissioning of 4 solar power stations and their corresponding power (transmission) and distribution lines for the Sustainable Energy for...

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Consultant_Study on Soil Fertility

Practical Action is an INGO which aims to reduce poverty through wider use of appropriate technologies in developing countries. It works in more than 45 countries through its offices in Banglade...

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Project Manager_CPGD Project_Nepal_July 2016

Practical Action is an INGO which aims to reduce poverty through wider use of appropriate technologies in developing countries. It works in more than 45 countries through its offices in Banglade...

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Notice: Roster of local partner organizations

स्थानीय साझेदार संस्थाहरुको रोष्टर (Roster) का लागि विवरण उपलव्ध गराउने सम्वन्धि सुचना ! ! ! प्रथम पटक प्रकाशन मितिः २०७३/४/१३ प्राक्टिकल एक्सन यु के मा स्थापना भएको गैह्र नाफामूलक अन्तर...

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Senior Consultant - DRR_Nepal

Practical Action Consulting (PAC) is the dynamic development consulting arm of Practical Action with over 40 years of international experience in development consulting. PAC takes the lessons le...

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Further information

Terms and conditions of service (UK)

Working for Practical Action in the UK.

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The Schumacher Centre

Practical Action's UK Head Office, The Schumacher Centre, is based in Bourton on Dunsmore, six miles from Rugby in Warwickshire.

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Becoming involved in international development

Advice on courses and grants that are available for people interested in a career in international development

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Future vacancies will be advertised here, so please check back regularly if you are committed to the struggle to eradicate poverty and build a more sustainable future.

Please note that we are not able to hold speculative applications on file. Do not send us your CV. Applications will be accepted only for specific posts advertised on this page or in the press.

We positively welcome applications from all sections of the community

Email: recruitment@practicalaction.org.uk | Telephone: +44 (0) 1926 634426

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