UPDATE: APPLICATIONS NOW CLOSED!
iRAP is a charity dedicated to tackling the largest cause of death for young people worldwide: road crashes. Our vision is a world free of high risk roads. As Programme Coordinator, Star Rating for Schools you have the chance to work with a small, dynamic team that has global reach and impact.
The Star Rating for Schools programme will be implemented globally by a range of well-experienced and successful Lead Partner road safety NGOs with a shared passion for road safety. iRAP Star Rating assessments are playing an increasingly vital role in preventing road deaths and injuries and the United Nations has agreed Global Road Safety Performance Targets for 3-star or better roads worldwide. The Star Rating for Schools partnerships will ensure this benefit extends to every child’s journey to school. Thanks to our sponsors FedEx, Child Health Initiative and the FIA Foundation this new position will help shape an innovative global programme with the potential and goal to save thousands of kids lives around the world.
We are looking for a person who can bring:
- Experience in global road safety programme coordination and partner support.
- Passion for road safety, saving lives, and creating (and delivering) a fantastic and effective Star Rating for Schools program.
- Excellent project management and communications skills.
- A team spirit and can work well with team members, partners and stakeholders from around the world.
The position will be structured to suit the leading candidate so that opportunities for training and professional development will be provided during an introductory, transition phase. We are willing to be flexible about where the position is based for the right candidate.