The Department of Education - Deputy Principal - Children and Young People's Strategy Team

Closing date: 
25 Aug 2017
The Department of Education is seeking to fill the Deputy Principal vacancy in the Children and Young People's Strategy Team through the Interchange secondment programme. The role is initially for 18 months with the possibility of extension.

About the role: 

The role is to design and develop a play and leisure project with two specific aspects:

1. In partnership with other stakeholders provide parents and guardians with the skills, knowledge and confidence to meaningfully play with their children and gain a better understanding of the underlying developmental benefits for their child. 

2. Develop and deliver a programme of professional development to help people who promote, plan, design, build and manage play within our communities understand the benefits of play in any child’s development and their role in creating child friendly and play friendly environments.

The post holder will be based in Rathgael House, Bangor There will be a requirement to travel to other venues for meetings.

Apply for the role
Interested staff should complete a candidate proforma, available at and return it to the Interchange Secretariat at [email protected]  by 5.00pm on Friday 25 August 2017.

Added by
Alex Hastings
Closing date:
25 Aug 2017 5.00pm
Job Information
Fixed term
£36,448 - £40,072
Contact Information
Peter Hutchinson
Balloo Road
BT19 7PR
028 9185 8022