Date Added: 15 March 2017
: 30 April 2017
Job Title: India Programme Co-ordinator
Working For: Development in Action
Charity Number: 1149279
Salary: Voluntary (approx 1 day a week - flexible hours)
Development in Action (DiA) is a UK registered charity which exists to promote global citizenship by improving understanding and encouraging engagement in development issues amongst young people in the UK.
DiA has been organising internship placements since 1992, when the organisation was known as Student Action India. Over this time we have been building strong partnerships with a network of NGOs across India. We currently have many partners placed across India located in a range of locations. Since 1993 DiA has placed, trained and supported in excess of 300 interns in India.
We are currently recruiting for a new member to join our India team.
Promoting the India programme
Assisting with the recruitment, selection, and training of volunteers
Facilitating with pre and post-departure procedures
Coordinating with our Indian NGO partners
The ideal candidate should have:
Strong interest in global citizenship and sustainable development
A good ability to multi-task and coordinate with other team members
Competence in corresponding through email, writing job descriptions etc
Confidence in interviewing and training processes (experience a plus)
Experience in overseas volunteering/travelling (preferred)
Time commitment: ideally approximately 1 day per week - flexible.
The role being advertised is a voluntary one. As such, there are no set hours and responsibilities and you should be free to come and go as you wish. If the post demands set hours and/or has a specific job description you may be deemed to be a ‘worker’ and be covered by National Minimum Wage/National Living Wage legislation. See http://www.w4mp.org/jobs-listings-events/jobs/
advertising-jobs-with-w4mp/volunteers/what-is-the-national-minimum-wage/ for more information about National Minimum Wage/National Living Wage.
Closing Date: 30 April 2017
Candidates will be selected for a Skype interview on a rolling basis with a view to starting as soon as possible.
To apply, please send a CV and a statement of why you would like to join the India team to firstname.lastname@example.org.