Remote
£25,000 - £31,500 per year
Permanent, Full-time
Job description

We are looking for an experienced self-motivated and highly organised Policy Coordinator to join our team and lead in writing and communicating our policy position on Education. This role is key in engaging blind and partially sighted students and professionals and developing and implementing influencing strategies that support our education outcomes.

Thomas Pocklington Trust is a national charity dedicated to delivering positive change for blind and partially sighted people. The Education team are committed to ensuring that blind and partially sighted students aged 11+ get the most out of their education. 

The successful candidate will need to be organised, be able to manage conflicting priorities and deliver results without close supervision. You will need excellent communication skills, and the ability to produce high quality written work  and have the ability to build and maintain relationships.

We require someone who is experienced in partnership working and relationship building as well as being confident to represent the organisation at events and meetings.

A knowledge and understanding of the issues effecting blind and partially sighted children and young people is essential in this role.

The closing date for application is 9 November and interviews will be held on the 15 December 

This role requires an Enhanced level DBS check

Application Instructions

Please ensure you complete the personal statement in the application form document. Using no more than 500 words tell us why you are suitable for this role. Please refer to the Person Specification.

More about Thomas Pocklington Trust

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Posted on: 17 November 2021
Closed date: 13 December 2021
Tags: Advice, Information, Policy/Research

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