SCVS Logo - no wordsPoverty Truth Commissions (PTC) are about bringing change, changing communities, organisations and behaviours and attitudes towards poverty and taking action to tackle it.

Swansea is the first area in Wales to hold a Poverty Truth Commission.

Poverty Truth Commission Facilitator

  • Accountable to: Health and Wellbeing Partnerships Manager
  • Location: Swansea CVS covering Swansea
  • Hours: 21 hours per week, the post is funded in the first instance for 1 year from start date
  • Salary: SCP 25 (£28,785 pro-rata)

PTCs bring together people who have direct lived experience of poverty with key decision makers to form a group of commissioners who meet together to work on issues guided by the experience of Community Commissioners.

As part of a small team, the post holder will facilitate all aspects of delivery of the Swansea Poverty Truth Commission through its lifecycle as directed by Commissioners.

This post is being offered as a job or on a secondment basis (NB - secondment applications will only be considered if your current employer is open to releasing you for the contract duration).

Click here to view the job description and person specification.

Closing date for applications 4th February (Interviews will take place on 10th and 11th February).

To apply, please complete the Application form and Equal Opportunities statements (below) and return to Sally Williams, either by [email protected][email protected] or by post: Sally Williams, SCVS, Voluntary Action Centre, 7 Walter Road, Swansea. SA1 5NF

Click here to download the SCVS Application Form

Click here to download the Equal Opportunities monitoring form

If you have any questions in relation to the post, please contact SCVS Director Amanda Carr via email: [email protected]

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SCVS is an Equal opportunities employer and welcomes applications from individuals irrespective of race, gender, disability, sexual orientation, cultural and religious background.