VACANCIES WITH THE INTERNATIONAL DISABILITY ALLIANCE

  • Consultancy: Design and construction of an online platform.
    The Inter-Agency Standing Committee (IASC) Task Team on Inclusion of Persons with Disabilities in Humanitarian Action seeks a consultant or firm with relevant expertise to design and construct a website that will support the development of the IASC Guidelines on Inclusion of Persons with Disabilities in Humanitarian Action. The website will comply with Web Content Accessibility Guidelines 2.0 (WCAG), AAA level. Further details on the Task Team, including Terms of Reference and Work Plan, can be found on the IASC websiteFileDownload the application information. Closing date for applications: 23 June 2017.
  • Global Action on Disability (GLAD) Communications and Outreach Assistant 
    The GLAD Secretariat is seeking a full time GLAD Communications and Outreach Assistant to be based in New York; under special circumstances, this position could be based remotely. The Assistant will lead on the daily tasks of the GLAD Secretariat, on the coordination of meetings of the GLAD Network (annual) and of the Steering Committee (at least annual), on external communications and on designing and maintaining an online knowledge sharing platform. More on the GLAD NetworkFile Download the application packClosing date for applications: 30 June 2017. Please send applications to glad-recruitment [at] ida-secretariat.org.

PARTNER AND EXTERNAL VACANCIES AND CONSULTANCIES
(Disclaimer: The following vacancies are not from the International Disability Alliance (IDA) and are provided for informational purposes only. IDA does not accept responsibility for the vacancies, nor does it accept applications for the below positions)

  • Consultancy: Statistics Consultant – Child Disability Guidelines - D&A, DRP - NYHQ, Requisition# 504978 - closing date 18 June 2017 https://www.unicef.org/about/employ/?job=504978.
  • Social Affairs Officer (P4), United Nations. The UN Secretariat for the Convention on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities (SCRPD) is hiring a Social Affairs Officer at P4 Level. The Officer will be working in a Division that is mandated to strengthen international cooperation for social development, particularly in the areas of poverty eradication, productive employment and decent work and the social inclusion of older persons, youth, family, persons with disabilities, indigenous peoples, persons in situations of conflict and other groups or persons marginalized from society and development. For more info and to apply, visit: http://bit.ly/2sIzcLf. Deadline 14 July.