Advertisement Code    10532696


Duration    18 Months

Application Close Date    28 Sep 2014

Country    Timor-Leste

Program    Australian Volunteers for International Development

Australian Partner Organisation  
Position Description    Organisational Development Mentor & Trainer – Disability

Make a difference working alongside blind and visually impaired people in Timor-Leste.

Use your skills to further the good work of Fuan Nabilan.

Fuan Nabilan (‘Shining Heart’) was formally established as a foundation to support education, training and independent livelihoods for blind and visually impaired people in Timor-Leste.  Their mission now is to grow and strengthen their organisation structure to continue facilitating education and generating job opportunities for blind people in Timor-Leste.

To meet the needs of the organisation, they have requested an Australian volunteer with experience in; Organisational development and management; Developing funding strategies and drafting funding proposals. Experience working in disability sector or with disability organisations would be advantageous.


For enquiries, please contact Max Campos on +61 3 9279 1752, or email

Pre-departure briefing

You must be available to attend a pre-departure briefing in Melbourne on 10-12 December 2014.

Important information

We are only able to accept applications from Australian citizens, Australian permanent residents and New Zealand citizens resident in Australia.

Application instructions

The first step is a written application. Application instructions in detail, including important background information and guidance, are provided in the Position Description – click on the link above to download.

Please ensure that you include your full name and the name of the position you are applying for in your statement addressing selection criteria.

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