Advocacy & Campaigns Coordinator

Closing date: 
31 Aug 2017
Advocacy & Campaigns Coordinator (6 month contract) Women’s Aid Federation NI wishes to appoint a suitably qualified and experienced person to work with us to develop an Advocacy Strategy/Campaign for victims of domestic and sexual violence.

 

Advocacy & Campaigns Coordinator (6 month contract)

The main purpose of the role will be to work with Women’s Aid Groups and Service Users to coordinate our advocacy and campaigning work designed to raise awareness of issues facing women and children and the need for specialised support services.  The role will have focus on funding, raising awareness and Public relations.  It will involve consultation with service users, engagement with Women’s Aid organisations across Northern Ireland and development of an Advocacy strategy that encompasses our current priorities of risk managing, development of action plans, public campaign, lobbying, monitoring and evaluation.

The contract period will commence in September 2017.

Approximate timeframe Sept 2017 - March 2018 (16 hours pw x 26 weeks)

Total value £6,800

To apply please send your CV, a letter of application, and an outline plan for the work to [email protected]

For an informal conversation about the work please contact our team on 028 90 249041

Closing date for application is 31 August 2017 at 5pm

Location: University Street office Belfast (with some travel across NI) 

 

Post advertised is open to women only.  For this post being a woman is a genuine occupational requirement in accordance with Article 10 (2) (e) of the Sex Discrimination NI Order 1976 (as amended). 

 In order to comply with the Safeguarding Vulnerable Groups (Northern Ireland) Order 2007 Women’s Aid Federation Northern Ireland is required to explore the successful candidate’s suitability to work with vulnerable adults and children through ACCESS NI pre-employment screening.  

Added by
Alison McEvoy
Closing date:
31 Aug 2017 5pm
Job Information
Fixed term
Part time
16 hours per week
£6,800
Contact Information
Jan Melia
University Street
Belfast
BT7 1HP
028 90 249041