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UNESCO Mid-Level Professionals Programme

Last updated: Sep 6, 2023

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Target: All nationalities,

Award Value: Not Specified,

Host Institution: UNESCO


October 31
UNESCO Mid-Level Professionals Programme

The UNESCO Mid-Level Professionals Programme (MLPP) calls for applications from talented and highly qualified mid-level professionals across the World who wish to start and/or advance their careers as International Civil Servants at UNESCO. Successful candidates will be entitled to basic salary and benefits which might include annual leave, allowances, pension plan, medical insurance and others. Interested applicants are encouraged to key in before the deadline.

Program Details

The United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO) contributes to peace and security by promoting international cooperation in education, sciences, culture, communication and information. UNESCO promotes knowledge sharing and the free flow of ideas to accelerate mutual understanding and a more perfect knowledge of each other’s lives.

UNESCO Mid-Level Professionals Programme is a recruitment initiative to give opportunities to highly qualified, competent and skilled professionals from its internal body, Member States, non- and under-represented Member States.

Check Also: UNESCO Graduate Internship Programme

Program Benefits

Benefits of the UNESCO MLPP include:

  • Salary Package
  • Allowances
  • Annual leave
  • Medical Insurance
  • Pension plan

Eligibility Criteria

To be considered eligible for UNESCO Mid-Level Professionals Programme, applicants are required to satisfy the following conditions:

  • Must be a national of a UNESCO Member State. Qualified candidates from non- and under-represented Member States are strongly encouraged to apply.
  • The MLPP selection process is based on the standard UNESCO recruitment process. Standard educational and work experience requirements for professional positions at P-3 and P-4 level apply.
  • Candidates should demonstrate an excellent knowledge of at least one working language of the Secretariat (English or French). A good knowledge of the other working language is an asset, or in some cases, is required.
  • Knowledge of Arabic, Chinese, Russian or Spanish could be required or would be an additional asset.

See Also: WHO Global Internship for Future Leaders in Public Health

Application Procedure

Applicants are advised to check the requirements carefully to ensure that you are eligible and qualified.

All candidates must complete an on-line application and provide complete and accurate information.

Applicants should bear in mind that no changes can be made to the application once submitted.

Submission Deadline: The application deadline for this offer is October 31.

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