PPRBM Prof.Dr. Soeharso YPAC National Job Vacancies: Project Officers (3 Positions) - Surakarta, Indonesian

The Community-based Rehabilitation Development and Training Center (CBR-DTC) PPRBM Prof.Dr. Soeharso YPAC National Surakarta is a not-for-profit and non-governmental organization dedicated to increase quality of life of persons with disabilities through CBR and inclusive development programs. CBR-DTC established in 1978 and during the last 20 years CBR-DTC has developed various approaches to CBR and community-based inclusive development. In order to learn how to do CBR and to obtain more effective ways, CBR-DTC has established CBR to inclusive development projects from one village to over 100 throughout Indonesia.

In this year, CBR-DTC cooperation with CERC (Children Empowerment Resource Center) Japan, supported by JICA (Japan International Cooperation Agency) starts to implement “Community-based Inclusive Early Childhood Education Model” in several villages of Karanganyar District.

We are currently seeking to fill the following position:

PROJECT OFFICERS (3 positions)

Key Role Purpose:
Project Officer will support Project Manager to develop and implement community-based inclusive early childhood education programs. She/he works closely with Early Childhood Education (PAUD), provides technical support to PAUD’s teachers in inclusive education setting. She/he works with village government, community and families to facilitate and support community awareness campaign on the issues of inclusive early childhood education, provides training on home-based care services and good parenting for families of children with disabilities.


  • A minimum of a diploma degree in occupational therapy, speech therapy, physiotherapy, psychology and special education.
  • Good knowledge of child development, child care and protection, children with disability and CBR.
  • Preferably good English and Indonesian language skills- both verbal and written.
  • Working experience for a NGO is desirable.
  • Able to work with minimum supervision.
  • Computer literate.
  • Excellent administrative and organizational skills.
  • Good communications and interpersonal skills. 
  • Highly motivated.
  • Willing to work at any circumstances both independently or in a group, such as in rural areas with limited facilities.
  • Willing to travel extensively across the project sites.
Please submit your application letter and updated CV to pprbm@ypac-nasional.org

Closing date for application is up to 10 May 2017.

Only short-listed candidates will be notified.

PPRBM CBR-DTC Prof.Dr. Soeharso encourages qualified candidates to apply regardless of religion, race, gender, or disability.