Vacancy: Policy and Research Officer

Location: Care & Repair Cymru, Cardiff
Contract: Fixed term contract to May 2023, to cover secondment.
Salary: £30,244
Hours: 35 hour per week
Closing date: Friday 27th May 2022
Interviews: Wednesday 7th June 2022


We have an exciting opportunity to join our hard-working, forward-thinking team as a Policy and Research Officer while the current post-holder is seconded to another position.

About Us:

We are the national body for Care & Repair in Wales, and a registered charity. Our vision is a Wales where all older people can live independently in warm, safe and accessible homes.

Job role:

The successful candidate will provide expertise and lead on policy and research for Care & Repair Cymru (CRC). Working as our Policy and Project Manager, you will contribute significantly to our representation and public affairs work, helping us achieve policy influencing objectives, and maintaining a high profile among policymakers, partners and stakeholders. You will also help develop briefing and policy update content for a range of audiences.

This post is suitable for candidates wishing to be seconded from their current role, and you should contact your current employer to discuss this.

Additional Information:

  • 25 days’ holiday (pro rata)
  • Paid for cash health plan
  • Flexible hours and working arrangements.
  • Hybrid home and office working

For further information:

For more info or to discuss this post, you can contact Faye Patton, Policy and Project Manager 02920 107 594  or Chris Jones, CEO (07747 803189).


The completed application form and Equal Opportunities Form must be returned to:

Heather Dungey, Care & Repair Cymru, 1st Floor Mariners House, East Moors Road, Cardiff CF24 5TD

Or emailed, marked in the subject tab as 'Private and Confidential – Policy & Research Officer', to [email protected] by noon on 27th May 2022.

Please note, CVs will not be accepted.