Job Vacancy: YOUTH CLIMATE AMBASSADORS SUPPORT OFFICER

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Size of Wales is looking for a Youth Climate Ambassadors Support Officer to join our growing team. Read the full job advert here

This role will focus on supporting the important work of the Youth Climate Ambassadors (YCA) for Wales in terms of youth work, administration, planning and project implementation.  We are looking for someone with practical experience in youth work and good management/administration skills with a passion for tackling environmental issues such as climate change.  You will need to understand and support youth-led approaches and empowering youth voices. We are actively seeking and particularly welcome applications from women, the BAME community and a wide diversity of backgrounds.

The role is currently offered for 8 months (with extension subject to funding).  The salary for the role is £23,000 (pro-rata) and is for 20 hours a week. The package of benefits includes a 6% pension contribution, 30 days of annual leave which is inclusive of bank holidays (pro-rata) and a flexible working policy. The role is home-based currently but working with a team based in and around Cardiff.

Size of Wales recruits, employs, trains and promotes regardless of race, religion, colour, national origin, sex, disability, age, gender identity and/or expression, or any other protected status. Size of Wales is dedicated to nurturing an inclusive environment where employees can bring their full selves to work. We celebrate diversity of thought and recognise the strength and dynamism that comes with it.

Size of Wales, and all its staff and volunteers, are committed to ensuring a safe environment for children, young people and vulnerable adults and to prevent their physical, sexual or emotional abuse. Any candidate offered a job with Size of Wales will be expected to agree to and adhere to Size of Wale’ Safeguarding Policy and Code of Conduct. This post is subject to an enhanced DBS check.

For more information about the role please download the full job description here. Applications by letter and supporting CV to recruitment@sizeofwales.org.uk (please put “Youth Climate Ambassador Support Officer, Size of Wales” in the subject line.) The closing date for applications is 5th May 2022 and interviews are to be arranged in the weeks starting the 9th and 16th of May.

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