International consultants and suppliers

We're regularly looking for consultancies roles in our regional offices.

Digital accessibility consultant in Kenya

We're looking for a Universal Design/Digital Accessibility Consultant to advise and provide technical support for a team of web developers, based in Nairobi, in the development of an accessible AI-powered digital pathway to support access to employment for persons with disabilities. 

Key objectives

  • To provide technical support and project guidance to a team of developers right from design to implementation stage for making the digital career and employment platforms of i2i or technical partners in Kenya to comply with WCAG 2.1 AA and DFID digital standards compliance. The platform has web portals and mobile apps as user interfaces.
  • To act as an accessibility expert using digital accessibility testing tools and manual testing in combination with assistive technology for providing support to local programme partners in Kenya.
  • Conduct an accessibility assessment of the existing digital employment platform and make recommendations in order to achieve WCAG 2.1 AA.
  • To develop recommendations as conformance reports with guidance for resolving issues that arise on testing for accessibility.
  • To support ideation workshops for ensuring that the digital products of the i2i programme being developed are user-centric, inclusive in nature and compliance with global accessibility standards.
  • To continue accessibility tests and reporting through the different iterations of the development and deployment of information and access promoting deliverables like documents, presentations, information media, materials and content, web and app interfaces during i2i programme implementation.
  • Guide the team of developers for building a library of accessible components and design patterns according to the test cases.

Application process

Interested applicants should send a quotation for the project, with a breakdown of daily rates to angel.perez@leonardcheshire.org by 11 May.

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Digital accessibility consultant in Bangladesh

We're looking for a Universal Design/Digital Accessibility Consultant to advise and provide technical support for a team of web developers, based in Dhaka, in the development of an accessible AI-powered digital pathway to support access to employment for persons with disabilities.

Key objectives

  • To provide technical support and project guidance to a team of developers right from design to implementation stage for making the digital career and employment platforms of i2i or technical partners in Bangladesh to comply with WCAG 2.1 AA compliance. The platform has web portals and mobile apps as user interfaces.
  • To act as an accessibility expert using digital accessibility testing tools and manual testing in combination with assistive technology for providing support to local programme partners in Bangladesh.
  • Conduct an accessibility assessment to the existing digital employment platform and make recommendations in order to achieve WCAG 2.1 AA.
  • To develop recommendations as conformance reports with guidance for resolving issues that arise on testing for accessibility.
  • To support ideation workshops for ensuring that the digital products of i2i programme being developed are user-centric, inclusive in nature and in compliance with global accessibility standards.
  • To continue accessibility tests and reporting through the different iterations of the development and deployment of information and access promoting deliverables like documents, presentations, information media, materials and content, web and app interfaces during i2i programme implementation.
  • Guide the team of developers for building library of accessible components and design patterns according to the test cases.

Application process

Interested applicants should send a quotation for the project, with a breakdown of daily rates to angel.perez@leonardcheshire.org by 30 April.

Please clarify whether VAT will be additional and include any figures on Pounds Sterling. 


Open call

Our international department are always looking for experienced consultants to join our roster to add extra capacity to our staff.

We're looking for consultants with any of the following skills:

  • inclusive education
  • economic inclusion
  • assistive technology
  • innovation and technology
  • inclusive policies and advocacy
  • MEL
  • safeguarding
  • finance
  • proposal writing
  • project management and grant management

If you are interested to join our consultants’ roster for short/medium term assignments please submit your CV to international@leonardcheshire.org.