Vacancies

The Leprosy Mission England and Wales is based in Peterborough, England. We employ approximately 40 staff and a team of volunteers across England and Wales.

Programmes Officer (Nepal)

Peterborough, £30,000 per annum
Are you passionate about international development, global health and disability?  Do you have a business mindset and an ability to inspire the social conscience of the corporate sector? Do you have experience of managing institutionally-funded development programmes? Do you want to use your skills to implement sustainable, inclusive programmes to support marginalised people in Nepal?

This is an exciting opportunity for a person with a passion for development to join the Programmes team in a Christian international development organisation. You will have at least two years’ work experience in an NGO or similar setting, and a degree in either International Development, Business, Disability, Global Health or other relevant discipline. You will be self-motivated with the capacity to work on your own initiative and will have excellent cross-cultural communication skills.  

Working with the Country Leader of TLM Nepal and appointed in-country partners, you will be responsible for the implementation, monitoring, evaluation and reporting of TLMEW-funded programmes in Nepal, particularly those supported by UK Aid. You will be required to travel overseas for approximately 12 weeks per year, to undertake capacity development training and mentor partner staff, enthuse and guide project steering committees, monitor and develop programmes,,and provide advice and support to field partners and businesses.  

The Leprosy Mission England and Wales (TLMEW) is a leading international Christian development organisation with over 140 years’ experience and is part of the TLM worldwide family. TLMEW is active in 10 countries and we have over 50 projects addressing the causes and consequences of leprosy, ranging from health and livelihoods to advocacy, water and sanitation.   TLMEW has a zero tolerence approach to any harm to, or exploitation of, our beneficiaries, staff and communities we come into contact with.  Recruitment to roles within TLMEW includes, in particular, criminal record checks and the collection of relevant references.  A criminal record will not necessarily bar you from joining us as an employee; this will depend on the circumstances of any offences. Safeguarding is our top priority in everything we do. Empathy with the Christian ethos of the organisation is essential.

To apply, please send a completed application form, your CV, the equal opportunities form and a covering letter outlining how your previous experience, knowledge and skills equip you to meet the requirements of the person specification to jobs@tlmew.org.uk 

Job description
Person specification

Closing date: Tuesday 19 March 2019
Interviews: Monday 25 March 2019

The Leprosy Mission, England and Wales is committed to equal opportunities and welcomes applications from appropriately qualified people from all sections of the community.  Qualified people living with a disability are particularly encouraged to apply. 
 

Programmes Finance Manager

Peterborough; £30,000 per annum
Are you passionate about international development and want to use your finance skills to support the  implementation of overseas programmes, improving the lives of marginalised people affected by leprosy?

With at least two years financial management experience, ideally within an INGO setting, to include multi-currency accounting and reporting, as well as having experience of grant management and working with donor institutions, you will be able to prioritise and co-ordinate across multiple tasks, with drive and flexibility to undertake a wide range of projects/activities simultaneously. 

Working within the programmes team you will help the Head of Programmes with the delivery of an effective financial management service, including budgets, reporting and compliance enabling the achievement of strategic and country level objectives.  There is an emphasis on building financial capacity overseas, as well as providing hands on finance support to TLM’s work in developing countries in both the Asia and Africa regions.  You will have proven professional and facilitation skills having worked cross culturally and be willing to undertake overseas trips totalling approximately 30 days per annum. 

The Leprosy Mission England and Wales (TLMEW) is a leading international Christian development organisation with over 140 years’ experience and is part of the TLM worldwide family. TLMEW is active in 10 countries and we have over 50 projects addressing the causes and consequences of leprosy, ranging from health and livelihoods to advocacy, water and sanitation.   TLMEW has a zero tolerence approach to any harm to, or exploitation of, our beneficiaries, staff and communities we come into contact with.  Recruitment to roles within TLMEW includes, in particular, criminal record checks and the collection of relevant references.  A criminal record will not necessarily bar you from joining us as an employee; this will depend on the circumstances of any offences. Safeguarding is our top priority in everything we do. Empathy with the Christian ethos of the organisation is essential.

To apply, please send a completed application form, your CV, the equal opportunities form and a covering letter outlining how your previous experience, knowledge and skills equip you to meet the requirements of the person specification to jobs@tlmew.org.uk 

Job description
Person specification

Closing date: Tuesday 19 March 2019
Interviews: Friday 5 April 2019

The Leprosy Mission, England and Wales is committed to equal opportunities and welcomes applications from appropriately qualified people from all sections of the community.  Qualified people living with a disability are particularly encouraged to apply.