Policy and Public Affairs Assistant (Northern Ireland and Wales)



Organisation
NSPCC
Reference
4876
Sector
Children & Young People, Policy & Research, Social Care
Location
Belfast or Cardiff
Salary Details
£19,00-£20,315
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours per Week
Full-time 35 Hours per week
Closing Date
01/02/2021
Seeking an exceptional Policy and Public Affairs Assistant (Northern Ireland & Wales) to support the team in delivering real change & reform in the best interests of children to ensure children in the UK can grow up free from abuse.

Job Description

The NSPCC exists to prevent cruelty to children.  

At a crucial time for children, the successful candidate will work across the Policy and Public Affairs teams in Wales and Northern Ireland and be responsible for undertaking policy work to achieve the NSPCC’s strategic goals and make a significant contribution to keeping children safe.

You’ll be a strong supporter of the NSPCC’s mission and values and be passionate about preventing abuse. You will have strong organisational, IT and administrative skills and an interest in the policy and political environments of the Welsh Senedd and/or NI Assembly. You will have experience in collecting, analysing and presenting data and findings clearly together with strong written skills with experience in making persuasive, credible arguments.

Join us and you’ll become part of a team that cares about the work they do and the people they work with. You’ll discover opportunities to grow, along with challenges and a shared purpose that’ll bring the best out in you. And you’ll get to find your own way to make a difference that means more, and that impacts millions of young lives.

The role is likely to be initially home based due to  COVID but it will be based in either the Cardiff or Belfast office.

To apply: Click the apply link and you will be redirected to the NSPCC recruitment page where you can download more information on the job and apply. Please do mention Ethical Jobseeker when applying to help to monitor our recruitment advertising.

Company Description

Over 130 years, we’ve helped thousands of children and families and acquired plenty of expertise on how to help even more. We respect our history and value our tradition, but we do not stand still. We are a modern vibrant charity making a real, tangible difference to other people’s lives.