Vacancy: Vision Aid Overseas (Trustees)

The International Agency for the Prevention of Blindness (IAPB) is an alliance of civil society organisations, corporates and professional bodies promoting eye health through advocacy, knowledge and partnerships.
Organisation: IAPB

Vacancy: Vision Aid Overseas (Trustees)/ An old man with spectaclesVision Aid Overseas is looking to fill three trustees role.

Trustee – Universities

They are seeking a Trustee who is either working in or has recently worked in or with a University Department related to Optometry or Ophthalmology, and is enthusiastic to take forward our education and training work with Universities in Africa. Closing date: Sunday 26th January 2020. Interviews will be held in February 2020.

You can see the full Job Description here.

Trustee – Optometrist or other eye health professional

They are seeking a Trustee who will be an Optometrist, or other eye health professional, working in or alongside public health (ideally with programmes experience in Africa). This is an opportunity to help shape the fortunes of a charity whose work is transforming the lives of hundreds of thousands of people across Africa. Closing date: Sunday 26th January 2020. Interviews will be held in February 2020.

You can see the full Job Description here.

Trustee – Fundraising and Communications

They are seeking a Trustee with a fundraising and/or communications background. This is an opportunity to help shape the fortunes of a charity whose work is transforming the lives of hundreds of thousands of people across Africa. Closing date: Sunday 26th January 2020. Interviews will be held in February 2020.

You can see the full Job Description here.

These roles is not remunerated but modest expenses will be paid. If you are interested in finding out more, please contact Vision Aid Overseas’ Trustee and Board Secretary Lucy Devine on  lucy.devine@visionaidoverseas.org   or the Board Chair Nora Colton on Chair@visionaidoverseas.org

If you are interested in applying please send a copy of your CV with a covering letter detailing your interest and in which role and the particular skills and knowledge you bring to Recruitment@visionaidoverseas.org