The Children’s Commissioner for Wales and her team promote and safeguard the rights and welfare of children and young people in Wales.

  • Policy Adviser 35 hours per week
  • Salary: £29,100 - £34,750 per annum full time
  • Base location: Llansamlet Swansea, with All Wales responsibilities

Do you want to help them achieve positive change for children and young people in Wales? Do you want to help them ensure that public services take a children’s rights approach in all that they do?

As part of the Commissioner’s Policy and Public Affairs team, you will analyse and influence policy and practice in Welsh Government, UK Government and other public bodies. You will monitor their impact upon the wellbeing of children, young people and families at both national and local levels, taking account of the perspectives of children and young people.

You will have an in-depth understanding of policy and practice issues that affect children and young people. You will use your political awareness of local and national government structures and processes and your strong influencing skills to work with stakeholders to deliver change for children and young people.

For the Job Description and to apply, click here.

Closing date for applications: 9am, 20th September, with interviews taking place in their Swansea office on 3rd October.   

If you’d like an informal chat about this opportunity please call Rachel Thomas, Head of Policy and Public Affairs on 01792 765600.