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

Programme Coordinator

Are you excited by the challenges of international development and the ways in which it is evolving? Do you have experience of inclusive markets, systems approaches, and partnerships that involve t...

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Head of HR

Practical Action has a unique approach to development – we start with people, helping them to choose and use technology to improve their lives, today and for generations to come. With our UK office...

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Energy Research Consultant

We are seeking an energy research consultant, to join our energy team to win and deliver high quality technical consultancy with a focus on research into the economics and impacts of energy access ...

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International vacancies

Project Officer - T-shelter & Livelihood Project

Practical Action, an INGO, aims to reduce poverty through wider use of appropriate technologies in developing countries. It works in more than 40 countries through its Regional and Country Offic...

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Programme Coordinator_Urban WASH_Nepal (RE-ADVERT)

Practical Action is an INGO, aims to reduce poverty through wider use of appropriate technologies in developing countries. It works in more than 40 countries through its offices in Bangladesh, B...

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Invitations to tender

Open tender for "Household Economic Analysis in Peru, Nepal and Bangladesh”

This is an announcement for an open tender process for the above mentioned supply contract. Please submit an Expression of Interest by close of business on the 8th July 2015.

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Further information

Terms and conditions of service

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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