Working for Practical Action

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

Chief Executive

We are seeking an outstanding and deeply credible Chief Executive to develop and drive the delivery of Practical Action’s vision and strategy for the future. The Chief Executive will be responsible...

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Manager - Trusts Major Donor and Corporates

We are seeking an exceptional senior fundraiser to fill the key post of Trusts, Major Donors and Corporates Manager within our Public Fundraising Unit. Your passion and experience means you will...

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Manager - Supporter Aquisition

We are seeking an exceptionally passionate senior fundraiser to fill the key post of Supporter Acquisition Manager within our Public Fundraising Unit. Your passion, experience and commitment to ...

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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

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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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Telephone: 01926 634426

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