Job Description for information
Duration: 1 year starting in autumn. There are currently no openings for Programme Assistants. Location: Brussels.
Programme Assistantships are early career positions for people under 30, to work in the QCEA team in Brussels. This is an opportunity to:
- To gain work experience in an international Quaker setting
- Work on one of QCEA’s programme areas:
- human rights,
- economic justice,
- democratic governance, and/or
- sustainable energy security
- To assist in the day to day tasks of QCEA and Quaker House
Applicants need to have an understanding of and interest in European institutions; commitment to the advancement of Quaker concerns at the European level; sympathy with the Quaker approach; willingness to undertake routine and domestic tasks; and good working knowledge of English (written and spoken). The work is intensive and varied.
A reasonable knowledge of French or Dutch will be helpful though not essential. Knowledge of other European languages would be very welcome.
Accommodation and living allowance provided. For any further information, or to be notified when the next application period opens (in 2014), please contact Alexandra Bosbeer at abosbeer at qcea dot org.
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