Opportunities

General Info

Council: Barry Town Council

County: Glamorgan

Salary: SCP 18 (£24,982) (18.5 hours per week)

Closing date: 03/03/2022

Wellbeing Projects Officer

Applications must be returned by 03/03/2022

Do you have skills in developing and managing projects? Would you like the opportunity to make a real difference to our town?

Barry Town Council are recruiting a Well-being Projects Officer to work within our Community Engagement and Events Team.

Barry Town Council is an ambitious, pro-active council and works on a wide range of projects. You will support the Community Engagement Officer to deliver a range of projects to support the Council’s priorities which focus on the Well-being of Future Generations (Wales) Act 2015 which are;

  • A More Prosperous Barry
  • A Healthier Barry
  • A Barry of Cohesive Communities
  • A Globally Responsible Barry
  • A More Resilient Barry
  • A Barry of Vibrant Culture & Thriving Welsh Language
  • A More Equal Barry

You will be expected to work both strategically and operationally and will need to have a good understanding of the Wellbeing of Future Generations’ legislation and the role of the Town Council within it.

You will work in partnership with a range of other key stakeholders; internally with councillors/staff and externally with the Vale of Glamorgan Council, local traders, voluntary and community groups to deliver projects which will make a positive local impact.

We can offer:

  • Generous maternity, paternity, parental leave benefits (above statutory minimum)
  • Hybrid Working Options
  • A central location in the heart of the town
  • A fantastic supportive team ready to welcome you.

Please contact us for a full job description and person specification.

Hours: 18.5 hrs a week, permanent

Salary: SCP 18 (£24,982)

Please note the closing date for all applications is Thursday, 3 March 2022.

Interviews will be held on Thursday, 10 March 2022 at Barry Town Council Offices.

Please contact Robyn Walsh robynwalsh@barrytowncouncil.gov.uk or call 01446 738633 for an application pack or a discussion about the role.