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

Gender Advisor

Practical Action is an international non-governmental organisation (INGO) with 50 years of expertise in Africa, Asia and Latin America. We have a strong heritage and track record of bringing...

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Global Learning and Development Manager

An exciting new role at Practical Action creates an opportunity for an innovative and capable learning and development professional to join and complement an existing global Human Resource team....

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Knowledge and Communications Officer

Practical Action is an international non-governmental organisation (INGO) that develops and demonstrates practical, technology based solutions that enable women and men living in or vulnerable to...

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Monitoring and Evaluation Advisor

Practical Action is an international non-governmental organisation (INGO) with 50 years of expertise in Africa, Asia and Latin America. We have a strong heritage and track record of bringing...

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Publishing Editorial and Production Assistant

Challenging poverty through the global distribution of knowledge, Practical Action Publishing produces 40 new books and 80 journal articles each year. Our international development policy,...

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Regional Director West Africa

ExcerptA fluent French speaker with a good command of English, you have the confidence and ability to take on a pioneering role. Expectations are high, and you will have freedom to grow Practical...

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Systems Thinking Advisor

Practical Action is an international non-governmental organisation (INGO) with 50 years of expertise in Africa, Asia and Latin America. We have a strong heritage and track record of bringing...

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Trustee Opportunities – Fundraising

Practical Action is looking for a Trustee with particular skills and experience to join its Board.Trustee with fundraising interest and experiencePractical Action is an ambitious organisation...

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Trustee Opportunities – International Development

Practical Action is looking for a Trustee with particular skills and experience to join its Board.Trustee with high level international development experience in the global southPractical Action...

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International vacancies

Call for Expression of Interest_Cook Stoves

Practical Action has been implementing a Result Based Financing (RBF) for Sustainable Hood-stove Market project in Nepal since November 2014 with support from GIZ and implemented by EnDev progra...

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WEEK Project Impact Assessment Consultancy

Practical Action is requesting for proposals for a consulting entity to carry out impact assessment for Women in Energy Enterprises Kenya (WEEK) Project

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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 634460

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