ADD International is a disability rights organisation. We work alongside disability activists fighting for independence, equality and opportunity for disabled people living in poverty in Africa and Asia. Want to help? Check out our job opportunities and lend your skills, expertise and passion to our fight for equality.
ADD International aims for a working environment that is flexible and adaptable and recognises that employees may have different requirements in order to work effectively.
Our offices in the UK are in London and in Frome, Somerset. We also work in Uganda, Tanzania, Sudan, Cambodia and Bangladesh. Follow us on Linkedin for updates.
We are currently hiring!
Chair of Trustees
- Salary Voluntary position
- Location Flexible
We’re looking for an exceptional person to lead a high performing Board of Trustees and drive their strategic objectives. You may live in the UK or abroad, but you must be a disabled person, or have extensive knowledge of disability and associated issues; you should be committed to ending discrimination against disabled people, especially those living in poverty and to securing their rights, respect and well-being.
Country Director, Tanzania
- Salary An attractive salary package commensurate with experience
- Location Dar es Salaam
- Reports to Director of International Programmes (UK based)
Country directors play a critical role in ADD International. As our most senior members of in-country staff, they lead our work with passion, commitment and skill. They understand that inclusion of people with disabilities and equality of opportunity are human rights and that everyone benefits from inclusive and tolerant societies where no one is left behind in human development.
Head of financial accounting and compliance
- Salary £34,000 – £40,000 pa dependent on skills and experience
- Location London or Frome, UK (possibility to be home based for the right Candidate)
- Reports to Director of Finance and Operations
- Contract Permanent contract
This is a new figure will have a key role in leading and managing the Financial Accounting team and supporting employees at all levels. You will be responsible for two staff and take full responsibility for producing accurate consolidated financial statements, whilst maintaining strong systems of internal financial controls across the organisation.
Fundraising research & admin volunteer
- Location: Vauxhall, London, UK
- When: One month, beginning on 1 March
- Hours: Any time you could spare would be appreciated. Ideally, we’re looking for someone who could help for 14 or more hours per week.
- Lunch and travel expenses: paid (£4 lunch allowance plus travel to and from work)
- Benefits: You'll have the chance to be part of a small friendly team open to innovation; you'll be encouraged to learn, bring ideas, and to build relationships with staff working in the field. And you’ll help bring opportunities to disabled people living in poverty.
This is a great opportunity for a motivated and willing-to-learn individual to get a feel for what a prospect researcher and major donor officer does on a day-to-day basis and to introduce you to the basic principles of this exciting fundraising channel.
Social Media Volunteer
- Location: Vauxhall, London, UK
- Hours: Any time you could spare would be appreciated. Ideally, we’re looking for someone who could help for 8 or more hours per week (flexible, with possibility of working from home).
- Lunch and travel expenses paid (£4 lunch allowance plus travel to and from work)
- You must be eligible to live and work in the UK. Despite being unpaid, volunteers still have to have a right to work in the UK
- Benefits: You'll have the chance to be part of a small friendly team open to innovation, you'll be encouraged to learn, bring ideas, and to build relationships with staff working in the field. And you’ll help bring opportunities to disabled people living in poverty.
You will be key support the Fundraising and Communications team in bringing ADD International's work alive through the website, through social media and our blogs. You’ll help us get in touch with key audiences and influencers through social media. You will be finding and telling incredible stories through words and pictures, you'll create infographics, blog posts and you'll bring fresh ideas to our small Communications and Fundraising team. You'll get involved with our Policy team to understand their work at international level and with the country teams to find, capture and tell stories, and share them worldwide.
Direct approach fundraising roles in the UK are available through our partner Tim Lilley Fundraising. Become a fundraiser and help ADD International reach some of the most vulnerable and forgotten people on the planet. You’ll be fundraising door to door on behalf of ADD International, explaining ADD's vital work. If you wish to apply, please fill out this form and make sure to select ADD International from the dropdown.
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