JOB: Children & Young People Public Affairs Officer – maternity cover, Welsh Women’s Aid

NJC Scale SO1: £25,951 – £27,668

15 hours per week

Do you want to influence the development and implementation of policy, legislation and service provision to promote positive change for children and young people experiencing violence against women and girls in Wales?

Working as part of the Public Affairs team, you will contribute towards Welsh Women’s Aid’s aims by promoting ‘whole education’ and community approaches to prevention, and challenging gender inequality experienced by children and young people. You will improve the safety of children and young people, and minimise the future impact of witnessing or experiencing abuse, involving children and young people in the work we do.

Posts open to women only under the Equality Act 2010 pursuant to Schedule 9, Part 1.

We value diversity and are committed to promoting equality. We encourage applications from women from all backgrounds and communities and particularly welcome applications from Black and minority communities and other under-represented groups.

Closing date: 12 noon Monday 2nd October 2017

Interview date: Tuesday 10th October

The office base will be in Cardiff, with travel across Wales.

To download an application pack please go to http://www.welshwomensaid.org.uk/joinus/ or email recruitment@welshwomensaid.org.uk or phone 02920 541551.