Cardiff, Cardiff
£24,313 - £26,317 per year
Permanent, Full-time
Job description

Community Development Officer (Cardiff)

An exciting opportunity has arisen to join a growing team as PAPYRUS Prevention of Young Suicide expands in Wales. PAPYRUS is the national charity dedicated to the prevention of young suicide. Suicide is the biggest killer of young people – male and female – under 35 in the UK.  We exist to reduce the number of young people who take their own lives.

Our Community Development Officer will deliver PAPYRUS’ suite of training and awareness raising courses and help to identify and engage with local communities, volunteers and key partners across South Wales. The post will be based in Cardiff but with travel across the region expected. The role will include engaging organisations and those who work with young people. Applications are invited from candidates who are passionate about saving young lives.


The ability to speak Welsh is desirable for this post; Welsh and/or English speakers are equally welcome to apply.

DESIGNATION: Community Development Officer (Cardiff)

HOURS: Full time (36 hours per week)

SALARY: NJC Scale 18-22 (£24,313 - £26,317) & 5% employer pension contribution

LOCATION: Cardiff office with regular travel across South Wales and to other UK offices as required

RESPONSIBLE TO: Regional Manager (Cardiff) 

CLOSING DATE: Friday 3rd April at 5 p.m.

INTERVIEWS: 16th / 17th April 2020


For full details of the role, please see the Job Description and Person Specification on our website. Candidates are encouraged to pay close attention to the Job Description and Person Specification to ensure they meet the essential criteria and have the relevant skills. Please complete your Application Form (found on our website) and send it to our HR department - email address found on the website. CVs will not be considered or reviewed.

More about Papyrus Prevention of Young Suicide
Papyrus Prevention of Young Suicide

Our Vision

Our vision is for a society which speaks openly about suicide and has the resources to help young people ... Read more

Refreshed on: 20 March 2020
Closed date: 06 April 2020
Job ref: CDO0320
Tags: Advice, Information, Training

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