Wednesday, 16 December 2009

Sustainability and peace job vacancy


Quaker Peace & Social Witness

Sustainability & Peace Programme Manager

£32,799 – £37,638 (2009 rates)

A three year post, to be reviewed after two years. In this post
you would work with and on behalf of Quakers in Britain to
strengthen our commitment to environmental sustainability.
You would deliver a Quaker contribution on the underlying
human and economic causes of environmental degradation,
and on its effects on the most vulnerable.

The post will have a particular focus on the violent conflict
which can both result from and worsen such degradation.
You would undertake advocacy at national and global levels
and work to empower local Quakers to campaign effectively.
You would provide Quaker meetings with support as they
strive to reduce their carbon emissions.

You would need to have:
• Commitment to and ability to implement Quaker approaches
to peacebuilding and environmental issues
• Strong grounding in relevant discipline(s)
• Analytic and strategic skills
• Collaborative approach

Post based in Friends House, central London.
Closing date: 15 January 2010. Interviews expected 27 January.

Full details at or email

HR Dept, Friends House, 173 Euston Rd, London NW1 2BJ.

Registered charity number 1127633.