The Engage to Change project is currently running across the whole of Wales to support young people aged 16-25 with a learning disability and/or autism into paid work placements lasting 6-12 months.
The project is funded by the National Lottery Community Fund, led by Learning Disability Wales in partnership with supported employment agencies ELITE and Agoriad self-advocacy organisation All Wales People First and Cardiff University.
A Communications Officer is wanted to play a pivotal role in coordinating the project’s external communications activity. You will have excellent written and oral communication skills, preferably in both Welsh and English, and the ability to manage all forms of digital communications.
You will have the opportunity to showcase the stories of Engage to Change participants across Wales through a variety of channels.
As this is a full time post a job share may be considered. Currently the post is funded until 31 May 2021.
Salary: LDW Grade 5, pts 17-20 £24,762 to £27,889 (37 hrs per week) plus 7.5 % employers pension contribution
Location: Llanishen, Cardiff
Closing date: 8 January 2020
Interview: 23 January 2020