Summary:

We have an exciting opportunity to join our hardworking, forward thinking team as a Policy and Research Officer for 1 year while the current postholder is seconded to another position.  This could be extended to 2 years.

About Us:

We are the national body for Care & Repair in Wales, and a registered charity. Our vision is a Wales where all older people can live independently in warm, safe and accessible homes.

Find out more about us at www.careandrepair.org.uk/en/about-us

Job Role:

The successful candidate will provide expertise and lead on policy and research for Care & Repair Cymru (CRC). Working alongside the Chief Executive and Head of Agency Support & Development, you will contribute significantly to our representation and public affairs work and help us achieve policy influencing objectives, and maintain a high profile among policy makers, partners and stakeholders.  You will also help develop content and facilitate key networks and events.

This post is suitable for candidates wishing to be seconded from their current role, and you should contact your current employer to discuss this.

Additional Information:

Contract:  1 year, fixed term contract to cover secondment, possibly extending to 2 years.

25 days’ holiday (pro rata)

Paid for cash health plan

Flexible hours and working arrangements.

Interviews will he held on 20th August 2020

To Apply:

To apply visit our website at www.careandrepair.org.uk/en/about-us/jobs/policy-officer

For further information or to discuss this post, you can contact Chris Jones, CEO on 02920 107580 or 07747 803189

Closing date: Midday 14 August 2020