Project Co-ordinator Welsh Language
We have an exciting new role funded by the Welsh Government. The Welsh Language Project Co-ordinator will play an important role in the organisations Cymru’s Cwlwm work. The role supports early years, childcare and playwork practitioners with Welsh language skills
Position: Welsh Language Project Co-ordinator
Location: Home based
Hours: 37 hours per week (part-time considered)
Duration: Funded to 31 March 2023, with possibility of extension subject to funding
Benefits: Include 25 days’ holiday, rising to 29 after service increments plus 8 bank holiday, Personal Pension Scheme, Healthcare Cash Plan, Employee Assistance Programme, Staff Awards Scheme, Company Sick Pay Scheme, flexible working patterns
Closing Date: 17th July 2022
As Welsh Language Project Co-ordinator, you will co-ordinate the Welsh language project, encourage members to embark onto the Camau online self-learning course, and provide ongoing support to practitioners on increasing their use of the Welsh language. Travel will be required to undertake this role.
Main duties include:
- Establish and manage robust procedures and systems to support the co- ordination, delivery and monitoring of the Welsh Language project
- Identify settings and recruitment of practitioners for the delivery of training courses
- Working with Cwlwm partners in the early years, childcare and playwork sector
- Promote the development of Welsh language skills
- Provide support to practitioners to ensure what is learnt in the training is implemented in the workplace
- Development of resources to ensure training influences practice
- Delivery of live interaction sessions with practitioners and other partners
- Collection of data, monitoring and tracking the progress of participants following their completion of the course
- Provide regular written reports identifying progress against targets for Senior Managers and funding bodies.
- Systematically gather and record sector intelligence and research from early years, childcare and play work providers and partners
- Promote the benefits of membership and access to its products, services and support
As Welsh Language Project Co-ordinator, you will have:
- A good standard of education in Welsh and English
- Knowledge of the benefits and value of the Welsh language in the early year’s sector
- Good communication skills - fluent in both English and Welsh
- Experience of using a range of IT applications including Microsoft Office/ Excel
- Excellent administrative skills with attention to detail
- Able to build relationships easily and communicate at all levels,
- Enthusiasm for quality early years, childcare and playwork opportunities
To apply you will be asked to submit your CV along with a covering letter detailing how your skills, knowledge and experience meet the requirements of the role.
About the Organisation
The organisation is a national charity and membership association specifically for nurseries. They work in partnership with nurseries, local authorities, national government and a range of partners to develop an environment in which early learning and care can flourish.
The organisation is committed to a policy of equal opportunities and is actively opposed to discrimination in society.
You may also have experience as a Project Coordinator, Welsh Language, Project Administrator, Administrator, Admin, Administration, Welsh Speaker, Welsh Coordinator, Coordinator, Project Manager, Project Assistant.