Opportunities March 2017



Vacancies at Welsh Government 

Welsh Government is currently recruiting temporary staff.   We have 5 vacancies based in our office in Cardiff Bay.   The purpose of the posts is to provide administrative support to Ministerial Private Offices in all aspects of their work.

These posts are for an initial 8 months but could be extended to 12 months.

The salary for the posts is £17,200 per annum.

To apply, please send your CV outlining how you have the key skills required to the email address provided  with the heading   Job Centre – Welsh Government . More information about the job at Universal Jobmatch jobs and skills search - Job details

Closing Date: 19 March 2017  



Finance Manager - BAWSO


Bawso is an All Wales voluntary organisation, providing specialist services to victims and people affected or at risk of by Domestic Abuse and all forms of violence; including Female Genital Mutilation, Forced Marriage, Honor Based Violence and Human Trafficking.

BAWSO is seeking to appoint a Finance Manager based in Cardiff

For more information click HERE

Closing Date:  20th March 2017

Interview Date: 28th March 2017




Opportunities for Governors – voluntary posts

Addysg Oedolion Cymru | Adult Learning Wales is the largest provider of adult community education in Wales. It is the new name for the merged body formed of WEA Cymru and YMCA Wales Community College. A charity, company limited by guarantee, and designated Further Education Institution, it has a mix of elected and appointed governors.

As part of their revised structure, they are appointing a number of suitably qualified people to the governing body that takes office in April 2017. Equal opportunities and diversity measures will be applied, while commitment to and understanding of our educational ethos will also be considered. They are particularly seeking applications from those who have a specialism or expertise in certain fields: those fields are listed on their websitewww.weacymru.org.uk/en/about/wea-cymru-vacancies, alongside a governor’s role description.

If you would like to discuss this opportunity then please contact Stephen Thomas on029 2167 8728 

To apply, send a CV with a covering letter by 5 pm on 1 March 2017to:

Stephen Thomas,  Adult Learning Wales, 7 Coopers Yard, Ffordd Curran Road, Cardiff CF10 5NB,  or stephen.thomas@adultlearning.wales.



 

Opportunities February 2017


Family Housing association Wales - Board Member


Family Housing Association is looking for new Board Members  with particular skills in property development, housing & property management, legal, health, care & support, financial management, accountancy , banking and treasury management, education, employment & skills development and marketing.  For further information please contact Angharad Evans  Phone: 01792 460192 | Fax: 01792 473726: Email:Angharad.Evans@fha-wales.com , closing date and time 12:00noon on Tuesday 28th February 2017.

Role description
Recruitment pack
Board Member Application & Personal Profile Form



BAWSO - Relief Workers

Bawso is an All Wales voluntary organisation providing specialist services to black and minority ethnic (BME) women, men and children made homeless through a threat of domestic violence or fleeing domestic violence. Bawso’s work extends to providing support to BME women confronted with forced marriage, threatened honour killing, Female Genital Mutilation, prostitution and human trafficking.
We are seeking to appoint:
Relief Workers
Casual hours: Providing essential temporary cover on a casual basis.
Relief Workers needed in all areas across Wales including:
Cardiff, Newport, Swansea, Wrexham, Merthyr Tydfil, Caerphilly and Torfaen
Pay: £8 per Hour
 
FOR AN APPLICATION PACK AND INFORMATION ON THE ABOVE POST, PLEASE REFER TO
Web: www.bawso.org.uk or Email: recruitment@bawso.org.uk; Tel: 02920 644633


Relief Worker - Advert


 

Opportunities January 2017


Football Association Wales


The FAW is seeking to recruit independent members to sit on its’ Equality Advisory Panel. The Equality Advisory Panel is responsible for promoting equality and diversity within Welsh football. Supporting the Boards and executive staff of the Football Association of Wales (FAW) and FAW Trust to think, make decisions, and take actions that encourage a culture of football for all.

Deadline for applications is 5pm on Tuesday 7th February 2017.

Applications should be sent to Sian.Jones@faw.co.uk clearly marking the subject of your email: Independent Equality Advisory Panel Member.’ More details HERE


NEWYDD HOUSING ASSOCIATION - VOLUNTARY BOARD MEMBER


The Cadarn Housing Group through its subsidiary Newydd Housing Association provides nearly 3,000 affordable homes throughout south and mid Wales supported by a range of innovative community and voluntary projects.

Both the Cadarn and Newydd Boards are now recruiting for new voluntary members in anticipation of planned vacancies later this year.

Visit  www.newydd.co.uk/jobs to apply online or email the Corporate Officer, Hana Morgan on hana.morgan@newydd.co.uk to obtain an application pack. If you would like to have an informal discussion with the Chair or Chief Executive, please email or ring Hana Morgan on 02920 005411.

The closing date for applications is midnight on Sunday 12 February 2017


SOUTH WALES REGIONAL CLUB DEVELOPMENT OFFICER

The Royal Yachting Association Cymru Wales (RYA CW) is the National Governing Body for all boating related matters in Wales and the RYA’s Regional Council for Wales.

RYA CW is seeking to appoint a South Wales Regional Club Development Officer.  Reporting to the Chief Executive Officer, you will be primarily responsible for developing and delivering the RYA CW’s participation, retention and club development activities in the south.

Closing date: Friday 27th January 2017

For an informal chat or if you have any questions about this vacancy please call Phil Braden on +44(0)1248 670814. For an application pack please e-mail admin@ryacymruwales.org.uk

Job Advert –English

Job Advert - Welsh


Public Sector Policy Officer, Wales TUC (Ref: OSD/02/17)


Grade 7 £38,534 per annum rising incrementally to £40,092

Initially a two year fixed term contract with potential for renewal subject to funding (secondments considered)

35 hours per week, Monday to Friday, based in Cardiff CF11 9SD

The closing date for completed applications for this post is 12.00 noon, 25 January 2017.  Interviews will be held on Friday 3 February 20

Click HERE for more information


Student Loans Company: Non-Executive Director


The Secretary of State for the Department for Education (DfE) and Devolved Administration Ministers invite applications for a new Non-Executive Director (NED) to the Student Loans Company (SLC) Board.

The closing date for receipt of applications is 5 February 2017.

For more information and how to apply please visit: https://publicappointments.cabinetoffice.gov.uk/appointment/student-loans-company-non-executive-director-2/


Appointments to the Pembrokeshire Coast and Snowdonia National Park Authorities


National Parks are landscapes of international importance. Although predominantly rural in nature they are close to urban communities and have significant potential to enrich the lives of the people of, and visitors to, Wales and to contribute positively to the Welsh economy. A key task of National Park Authorities is to help ensure that these special areas will in the future, be places with a richer and more diverse landscape, wildlife and heritage than today, enjoyed and cherished by a full cross section of society.

The closing date for receipt of applications is 30 January 2017

Advert to Pembrokeshire Coast  Snowdonia National Park Authority - English
Advert to Pembrokeshire Coast  Snowdonia National Park Authority - Welsh



Appointment of Independent Members (Community & Trade Union) to Aneurin Bevan University Health Board


We have some exciting opportunities to help shape the future of health care in NHS Wales through undertaking an Independent Member role on a Board, so why not be part of making a difference to your health services in NHS Wales?

The closing date for receipt of applications is 3 February 2017

For the Job Advert in English click HERE
For the Job Advert in Welsh click HERE


Cardiff Institute for the Blind 

Cardiff Institute for the Blind (CIB) is recruiting three new 
Community Coordinator roles to help deliver a really exciting £0.5m Big Lottery Fund People & Places project.

Please find the adverts (in English and Welsh), job descriptions and an application pack with application form for each role below.  If you require a printed copy, please email nicola@cibi.co.uk or telephone 029 2039 8900.

Community Coordinator – Cardiff (Ref: AB661)

Advert (English): Community Coordinator Cardiff
Advert (Welsh): Community Coordinator Cardiff_welsh
Job description Community Coordinator Cardiff – Job Description


Community Coordinator – Swansea (Ref: AB666)

Advert (English): Community Coordinator Swansea
Advert (Welsh): Community Coordinator Swansea­_welsh
Job description: Community Coordinator Swansea – Job Description


Community Coordinator – Rhondda Cynon Taf (Ref: AB667)

Advert (English): Community Coordinator RCT
Advert (Welsh): Community Coordinator RCT_welsh
Job description: Community Coordinator RCT – Job Description


Application pack with application form: Application_pack

Deadline for applications is 5 February.
Interviews likely to be:
20 February for Cardiff post (at Jones Court)
21 February for Swansea post (at the Civic Centre in Swansea)
22 February for RCT post (at Jones Court)


Newbridge Memo


Following the successful completion of the restoration, the Trustees of Celynen Collieries Institute & Memorial Hall Ltd are looking to appoint 3 more Trustees to their board.

The Institute and Memorial Hall officially reopened in 2013 and 2014 respectively, following a multi-million pound restoration programme, and Newbridge Memo is now once again serving the community by offering excellent facilities and an extensive variety of entertainment in its magnificent theatre and ballroom.

This is a voluntary role and more information for applicants can be found here: http://www.newbridgememo.co.uk/uploads/publications/15.pdf

If you have any questions, please do not hesitate to contact myself or Mrs. Barbara Bevan (Chair) onenquiries@newbridgememo.co.uk or 01495 243252



More Opportunities December 2016



British Council Wales

Member, Wales Advisory CommitteePay band: Unremunerated but reasonable travel and expenses reimbursed Requirements: Candidates must have the right to work in the UK

The Wales Advisory Committee advises the Country Director Wales and acts as an advocate for our work in Wales. As a member of the Wales Advisory Committee, you will contribute to the development of the British Council’s strategic objectives and corporate priorities on behalf of Wales and reflect the needs of one or more of the British Council’s target communities in Wales.

Committee members are appointed for a three year term, renewable for a further three years.

If you would like to understand more about this post then please see our webpage.

If you are interested in the post and feel that you are suitable for the role, then we would really like to hear from you. Please apply by sending a copy of your CV and a covering letter for the attention of Jenny Scott, Country Director Wales to Edmund Thomas Edmund.thomas@britishcouncil.org

Closing date: 25 January 2017



Appointment of Members to Qualifications Wales

 

There is now an exciting opportunity to be part of a defining era that will see the transformation of the qualifications system in Wales as we look to appoint two new members to the Board of Qualifications Wales.

The closing date for receipt of applications is 20 January 2017

Full advert in ENGLISH

Full advert in WELSH

Our website can be viewed here: www.wales.gov.uk/publicappointments





Bro Myrddin


SENIOR SUPPORT WORKER (Mental Health)

Full-time

Salary £21, 765 pa 

plus sleep-in allowance of £30.00 (per night)


For further details and to download an application pack, visit our website http://eng.bromyrddin.co.uk/

Closing date for receipt of completed applications: 11:00am, 16 December 2016

Interviews will be held on 21/12/16




APPOINTMENT OF 3 MEMBERS TO THE BOARD OF CAREER CHOICES DEWIS GYRFA (CCDG) / CAREERS WALES

The Welsh Government is looking for 3 highly committed, enthusiastic and motivated individuals who can contribute to the continued strengthening and development of CCDG. Successful candidates will be expected to have a genuine interest in careers guidance delivery and be able to demonstrate this alongside innovative ideas and an ability to think
strategically. 

For further information and to apply, please visit www.wales.gov.uk/publicappointments or for queries contact the Shared Service Helpdesk on 029 2082 5454 or e-mail sharedservicehelpdesk@wales.gsi.gov.uk.

The closing date for applications is Monday 02 January 2017. Application forms received after this date will not be considered. It is expected to hold interviews on Monday, 6th Mar and Friday , 10th Mar 2017, in Cardiff.




Welsh Revenue Authority


Chair - Welsh Revenue Authority
 - closing date for application is 3 January 2017

Non-Executive Members - Welsh Revenue Authority - closing date for application is 6 February 216


For more info click HERE


For further information and to apply please visit:   www.wales.gov.uk/publicappointments

If you have any queries contact Shared Service Helpdesk : Ffon /Tel:(029) 2082 5454 E-Bost: /E-Mail:SharedServiceHelpdesk@wales.gsi.gov.uk




Pro-Mo Cymru

At ProMo-Cymru we have spent the last 30 years developing services, including information websites, advocacy helplines and community regeneration projects. We have vacancies on our Trustee and Management Board. This is a voluntary role, we meet approximately every 6 weeks from 5.30pm – 7.30pm in Cardiff Bay. We are particularly looking for experience in third sector development, funding, marketing and/or human resources. Closing date for applicationsFriday  20thJanuary 2017

Sounds like an interesting opportunity to grow your experience, develop your leadership skills and make a contribution? Get in touch with pat@promo.cymru to express your interest.  Further information can be found on http://www.promo.cymru/jobs/



Could you contribute to the strategic direction of Boating in Wales?

The Royal Yachting Association Cymru Wales is the national governing body for all boating related matters in Wales and the RYA’s Regional Council. We are currently looking to appoint directors to sit on the Board for a one year term of office until the 2017 AGM.

For full advert click HERE

If you are interested, please contact the RYA Cymru Wales office: admin@ryacymruwales.org.uk


British Council Wales

Member, Wales Advisory Committee

Pay band: Unremunerated but reasonable travel and expenses reimbursed

Requirements: Candidates must have the right to work in the UK

The Wales Advisory Committee advises the Country Director Wales and acts as an advocate for our work in Wales. As a member of the Wales Advisory Committee, you will contribute to the development of the British Council’s strategic objectives and corporate priorities on behalf of Wales and reflect the needs of one or more of the British Council’s target communities in Wales.

Committee members are appointed for a three year term, renewable for a further three years.

If you would like to understand more about this post then please see our webpage.

If you are interested in the post and feel that you are suitable for the role, then we would really like to hear from you. Please apply by sending a copy of your CV and a covering letter for the attention of Jenny Scott, Country Director Wales to Edmund Thomas Edmund.thomas@britishcouncil.org

Closing date: 25 January 2017

----------------------------------------------------------------------------

British Council Cymru

Aelod, Pwyllgor Cynghori Cymru

Band cyflog: Ni roddir cydnabyddiaeth ond caiff costau teithio a threuliau rhesymol eu had-dalu 

Gofynion: Rhaid bod gan ymgeiswyr yr hawl i weithio yn y DU.

Mae Pwyllgor Cynghori Cymru yn cynghori Cyfarwyddwr Gwlad Cymru ac yn gweithio fel eiriolwr dros ein gwaith yng Nghymru. Fel aelod o Bwyllgor Cynghori Cymru, byddwch yn cyfrannu at y gwaith o ddatblygu amcanion strategol a blaenoriaethau corfforaethol y British Council ar ran Cymru ac yn adlewyrchu anghenion un neu fwy o gymunedau targed y British Council yng Nghymru.

Caiff aelodau'r pwyllgor eu penodi am gyfnod o dair blynedd, a gellir adnewyddu eu haelodaeth am dair blynedd ychwanegol.

Os hoffech ddeall rhagor am y swydd hon, yna edrychwch ar ein wefan.

Os oes diddordeb gennych yn y swydd a'ch bod yn teimlo eich bod yn addas ar gyfer y rôl, yna hoffem glywed gennych. Dylech wneud cais drwy anfon copi o'ch CV a llythyr eglurhaol ar gyfer sylw Jenny Scott, Cyfarwyddwr British Council Cymru at Edmund Thomas Edmund.thomas@britishcouncil.org

Dyddiad cau: 25 Ionawr 2017

Opportunities December 2016


APPOINTMENT OF INDEPENDENT MEMBERS TO NHS WALES


We have a number of exciting opportunities to help shape the future of health care in NHS Wales through undertaking an Independent Member role on a Board, so why not be part of making a difference to your health services in NHS Wales?

We are recruiting to the following Heath Boards and NHS Trusts:-

Powys teaching Health Board – North, East and West Powys

Public Health Wales NHS Trust - All Wales

Welsh Ambulance Services NHS Trust – All Wales

We are recruiting for Independent Member roles in the above organisations, details of the roles below.  If you have a genuine desire to make a real difference in these areas, we would like to hear from you.

For more information or to apply go to www.gov.wales./publicappointments or for queries contact the Shared Service Helpdesk at the Welsh Government by e-mail: sharedservicehelpdesk@wales.gsi.gov.uk or telephone: 029 2082 5454.

Please note that the closing date is 3 January 2017

A large print, Braille or audio version of this advert can be obtained on request from 029 2082 5454.



Wales Animal Health and Welfare Framework Group

Appointment of 2 Members

Remuneration at £92 per day plus expenses for approximately 20 days a year. 

The Wales Animal Health and Welfare Framework Group was set up in 2014 to support the implementation of the Wales Animal Health and Welfare Framework. This sets out our plan for continuing and lasting improvements in standards of animal health and welfare for kept animals, helping to protect public health and  making a contribution to the economy and the environment.

We are seeking to recruit two members who will be publically appointed to the Group. In total the time commitment will be approximately 20 days per year. Members of the Wales Animal Health and Welfare Framework Group are expected to be available to attend 4 meetings a year plus 1 day preparation. It is likely there will also be demand led days. It is estimated this could equate to an extra 12 days per year.

Meetings are held on a quarterly basis, usually in Cardiff. There may be occasions when meetings are required elsewhere in Wales .

For further details and to apply go to http://wales.gov.uk/publicappointments  or for queries contact the Shared Service Helpdesk on 029 2082 5454 or email SharedServiceHelpdesk@wales.gsi.gov.uk

 The closing date for receipt of applications is 6 January 2017. Application forms received after this date will not be considered.  It is expected to hold interviews during March.

 A large print, Braille or audio version of this advert can be obtained by request from 029 2082 5454.



 Board Member vacancy position - Family Housing Association

 Are you interested in …
  • Being part of an organisation committed to making a difference in the communities where it works?
  • Being part of a dedicated team of Board Members, tenants and staff who are working together to develop and strengthen an organisation with a successful track record over 40 years?
  • Sharing your skills and experience to help us deliver change and shape our organisation for the future?
If yes, then we would like to hear from you!

Family Housing Association is looking to fill a vacancy on the Board for an individual who shares our values, is able to work as part of a diverse Board team and has experience and skills in the financial management, accountancy, banking and treasury management. Our Board is responsible for  setting the strategic direction of the association, embedding our values, outstanding governance, leadership and innovation in a well-established and successful housing association  – for more information, please contact our Chair, Chris Foxall on 07895 093767 or click HERE


Click to download the Recruitment Pack

Click tp download the Application and Personal Profile form

The closing date for applications is 12:00noon on Monday 12th December 2016



The Equality and Human Rights Commission is looking for new members to join its Statutory Wales Committee

Being a Committee Member offers you a unique opportunity to influence the equality and human rights agenda in Wales. This role is about working creatively to tackle discrimination and promote equality and human rights in Wales. At the same time, you will play a major part in developing the distinct voice for Wales in one of Britain’s most forward-thinking organisations.

Supporting the Wales Commissioner, the Committee oversees the development and delivery of strategic priorities in Wales, advises Welsh Government and represents the Commission in Wales through meeting and listening to people across the country.

We are seeking to fill a number of vacancies that will arise during the course of 2017.

For further information please visit https://www.equalityhumanrights.com/en/careers/wales-committee-members  or download the advert HERE



Could you be an Equality and Human Rights Commission Wales Committee Member?

Being a Committee Member offers you a unique opportunity to influence the equality and human rights agenda in Wales. This role is about working creatively to tackle discrimination and promote equality and human rights in Wales. At the same time, you will play a major part in developing the distinct voice for Wales in one of Britain’s most forward-thinking organisations.

We are looking for people who are committed to working in partnership and engaging and learning from others to set priorities and achieve practical change.

Appointments will be between two and five years, subject to annual performance appraisal.

12 days per annum - £250 per day + expenses

We are seeking to fill a number of vacancies that will arise during the course of 2017

To apply visit https://www.equalityhumanrights.com/en/careers/wales-committee-members

Closing date: 12 noon 3 January 2017
Interviews will be held on 8 February 2017

If you like further information or have any specific requirements to enable you to complete the application process please contact the Recruitment Team on 0161 829 8240 (textphone) 0161 829 8341). We can provide a range of accessible formats. 


Welsh Government            newassembly
@wmaduk

facebook        twitter
MenywodCymru FIDEO: #POSenedd yn nodi cyflawniadau #POWiPL ac yn ystyried camau nesaf y frwydr yn erbyn anghydraddoldeb https://t.co/V8jBUB7HG5
MenywodCymru Wrth i #POWiPL ddirwyn i ben, nid oes gofyn i'r sgwrs orffen! Bydd @wmaduk yn cymryd awenau @MenywodCymru yn nhymor yr haf 2016
MenywodCymru Wrth i #POWiPL ddirwyn i ben, mae'n amser ichi gymryd yr awenau! Gwnewch gais ar gyfer swydd mewn bywyd cyhoeddus.https://t.co/Fg4BW3vNfH
MenywodCymru Ni fydd y porthol yn cael ei ddiweddaru, ond bydd y wybodaeth yno tan yr haf- digon o amser i ddarllen yr erthyglau! https://t.co/aH7Y5RxpIR
MenywodCymru Bydd @WMADUK yn ail-lansio ei wefan cyn mis Medi 2016, gyda'r nod o hyrwyddo gwaith #POWiPL https://t.co/3QyC77paOu