Vacancy Inclusion Europe: Policy Officer

Inclusion Europe is looking for a motivated individual to join our Brussels-based team as Policy Officer

Job title: Policy Officer
Reports to: Director
Management of: May be required to supervise trainees or volunteers

Overall purpose of the post

To develop policies and implement actions in policy areas that are a priority for Inclusion Europe.

The Policy Officer develops, coordinates and implements policies and actions of Inclusion Europe under the supervision of the Director primarily in, but not limited to, the following policy areas:

• rights of children, young people and women with intellectual disabilities

• participation of people with intellectual disabilities

• accessibility for people with intellectual disabilities

On the basis of the United Nations Convention on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities (UN CRPD), the focus of the work is on policies, advocacy and generating new opportunities. The Policy Officer works with other colleagues to involve and engage Inclusion Europe’s members and stakeholders in the policy
making process and manages projects in these policy areas.

Full details can be found at:

Closing date: Monday 25 April 2016 17:00 Brussels time