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Global Advisor Inclusive Education - CBID

  • Organization: CBM - Christian Blind Mission
  • Location:
  • Grade: Senior level - Senior
  • Occupational Groups:
    • Education, Learning and Training
    • Disability Rights
  • Closing Date:

Global Advisor Inclusive Education - CBID

  • Published: 2023-02-01
  • published till: 2023-03-01
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About CBM

CBM (registered as CBM Christoffel-Blindenmission Christian Blind Mission e.V.) is an international development organisation committed to improving the quality of life of persons with disabilities in the persons communities of the world. Based on our Christian values and more than 100 years of professional expertise, we address poverty as a cause and a consequence of disability. We work in partnership to create an inclusive society for all.

To keep pace with growth, we are looking forward to recruiting a Global Advisor Inclusive Education within our Community Based Inclusive Development Initiative.

This is a full-time position to be based in one out of our permanent established CBM entities followed by the local contractual terms of the respective country. An expatriation is not intended.

These are your responsibilities

  • Further development of the CBM portfolio in inclusive education within Community Based Inclusive Development (CBID)
  • Contribute to and review concept notes, programme and donor proposals related to inclusive education.
  • Provide technical assistance to support inclusive education programmes
  • Give input or lead on, assessments, planning, monitoring and evaluation.
  • Drive relevant innovation and develop model programmes in collaboration with partners and other levant stakeholders.
  • Develop and contribute to standards, policies, guidelines, and tools as part of a community of practice, as required. 
  • Contribute to the development of and advocacy towards inclusive education in international development and represent CBM in relevant international associations/networks. 
  • Advise and support internal stakeholders such as CBM Regional and Country offices, technical and regional advisors, partners and relevant experts through sectoral expertise in inclusive education.
  • Support capacity development in inclusive education within CBM and its partner network

These are your qualifications

  • Minimum of master’s degree or equivalent in education, educational psychology, education management, international development, disability studies or other relevant fields in the context of inclusive education
  • Background and min. 10 years of working experience in Inclusive Education, partly in the context of international cooperation.
  • Experience in Disability-Inclusive Development 
  • Experience in advocacy and networking with governments and key stakeholders
  • Experience in designing trainings
  • Knowledge and understanding of key players and stakeholders in Inclusive Education at global, regional and national level
  • Experience and understanding of intercultural contexts and working with intercultural teams
  • Ability to work independently as well as part of a team (including virtually as well as face to face work contexts)
  • Ability to produce or contribute to communication materials for different audiences (practitioners, experts, general audience including donors)
  • Experience in developing strategic plans, policies, or curricula (advantageous)
  • Identification with Christian values and the mandate of the CBM

What we offer

  • A meaningful position with a lot of creative freedom in the world's leading organisation in the field of Disability Inclusive Development
  • A fair salary and other social benefits based on the local conditions in the country you apply for
  • An approachable, agile organisation with self-reliant people in a diverse workforce full of team spirit

How to apply

Please apply exclusively online via our applicant portal (see APPLY NOW).
A letter of motivation, CV and relevant (work) references complete your application.

We look forward to receiving your application! 

Your contact person: Adrián Recio Oviedo:
We would like to further promote diversity in our teams and therefore welcome applications from people of different ethnic and social backgrounds, religions and world views, different ages and genders, and especially from people with disabilities.

*Suitability is decisive, gender is irrelevant!
We do our best to provide you the most accurate info, but closing dates may be wrong on our site. Please check on the recruiting organization's page for the exact info. Candidates are responsible for complying with deadlines and are encouraged to submit applications well ahead.
Before applying, please make sure that you have read the requirements for the position and that you qualify.
Applications from non-qualifying applicants will most likely be discarded by the recruiting manager.