New vacancies at Law Centre (NI)
Assistant Director (Community Care and Mental Health Policy)
Temporary post for two years based in Belfast
Law Centre (NI) is seeking to recruit a part-time Assistant Director for a fixed term to take forward our community care and mental health policy work and to contribute to the senior management team. Secondment applications will be considered.
A minimum of two years’ experience of management, including staff and budgets, is required. The ideal candidate will also have at least two years’ experience of working on social policy issues, as well as lobbying/campaign experience. Experience of producing policy papers is essential as are excellent communication and presentation skills. The ability to lead and to motivate others to achieve positive outcomes is also required. Knowledge of community care and/or mental health law and policy would be an advantage.
Temporary post for one year based in Belfast
The Law Centre is recruiting a policy officer to work on community care and mental health policy. The ideal candidate will have at least two years’ experience of social policy work, including campaigning or lobbying work as well as experience of writing policy materials. Knowledge of either community care or mental health law and policy is also required. Excellent communication and presentation skills are required, as is an ability to work on own initiative and to prioritise work to meet deadlines. Secondment applications will be considered.
For full details on both these posts and information on how to apply see our Work With Us Page.