Geplaatst op 22-10-2020 in Nieuws.
Leprazending/The Leprosy Mission (TLM) is an international Christian organisation that combines a professional approach to leprosy control with attention and love for the individual patient. We want to assist leprosy patients medically, socially and mentally. Leprazending in the Netherlands is part of the international network of The Leprosy Mission Global Fellowship (TLM GF), which supports about 200 projects in 20 countries in Asia and Africa. Together we work towards Zero Leprosy, a world with Zero leprosy transmission, Zero disability and Zero discrimination of people affected by Leprosy.
We are currently recruiting an experienced
(Apeldoorn, The Netherlands, 32 – 40 hours/ week)
TLM is a partner in the We are Able! (WAA!) consortium of ZOA (lead), which also include African Disability Forum, Light for the World, VNGI and The Hague Academy. We are Able! has been selected by the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of the Netherlands to submit a full program proposal within the Power of Voices framework. ‘We are Able!’ focuses on empowerment, amplifying voices and creating resilience among women, man and youth with disabilities and other excluded groups, particularly those faced with food insecurity in areas of protracted crisis. The goal is improved food security and livelihood opportunities for persons with a disability as a result of changed laws, policies, norms and practices. The consortium works in six African States (Burundi, DR Congo, Ethiopia, South Sudan, Sudan and Uganda) as well as in the Netherlands. Final approval of the proposal is expected by 1st December 2020. The program runs from January 1st 2021 until December 31st 2025.
The Program Coordinator/Disability Inclusion Advisor will be employed by TLM NL and is line managed by the Country Leader of TLM NL.
Main responsibilities and tasks
You are responsible for the WAA! program coordination of the TLM part of WAA!
Leprazending offers you a challenging and dynamic work environment, in which you, together with colleagues at the Apeldoorn office and abroad, make it your mission to have persons with disabilities included in society and leprosy eradicated. You work out of the Apeldoorn office and you will be part of a small, dedicated and expert team of colleagues and volunteers. We initially offer a 1 year contract, with the intention to extend for the full 5 year program duration. The offered salary range is, depending on experience, € 3,000 up to a maximum of € 4,235 per month in full employment.
How to apply?
Interested and qualified candidates are kindly invited to send a cover letter and resume of max 4 pages (both in English) to Henno Couprie (National Director) at email@example.com. In your cover letter please reflect on your motivation for wanting to join Leprazending, being a Christian organization.
For more information about this position, please contact Klaas Evers (Business Developer) at firstname.lastname@example.org or call him: +316-18981887. The first round of interviews are scheduled for week 43, starting the 9th of November 2020 at the Apeldoorn office.
Recruitment is subject to successful completion of all applicable background checks, including references and criminal record checks.