Policy and Research Officer (Disabled person – Social Model definition)

Caerphilly, Wales
NJC Scale 30 ~ 34  £26,556 - £29,854
03 Oct 2016
28 Oct 2016
Full Time
Contract Type

Policy and Research Officer (Disabled person – Social Model definition)

Fixed term:          to 31 March 2018

NJC Scale 30 ~ 34  £26,556 - £29,854

35 per week

DW is a national Disabled People’s Organisation (DPO) and given the job requirements it is specifically recruiting a disabled person to represent it as Policy and Research Officer.

We seek and exceptional candidate with proven policy and research experience and demonstrable commitment to achieving the rights, equality and independence of disabled people.  In this role you will use your substantial skills to effect change in public policy and influence policymakers through the development of strong evidence-based policy thinking and positions that are integrated with our influencing and communications activity.

DW offers the opportunity to play a key role in a high profile national organisation that represents the views of DPOs to government with the aim of informing and influencing policy.

Interested? Contact us for an application pack in your preferred format on 029 2088 7325 (use announcer for text phone), fax 029 2088 8702, E-mail info@disabilitywales.org, download a pack from our website at www.disabilitywales.org or write to the address below.

Disability Wales

Bridge House
Caerphilly Business Park, Van Road,
Caerphilly CF83 3GW 

Closing date: 12noon, Friday 28 October 2016

Interviews: Tuesday 8 November 2016