We have an exciting new vacancy to join our growing Policy and Public Affairs team to advocate for older people living in their own homes and the private rented sector in Wales. This is a fantastic opportunity to make a tangible difference to thousands of vulnerable older people by advocating for improved housing accessibility and condition within a national and local context.

About Us:

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

Find out more about Care & Repair Cymru and Care & Repair across Wales at

Job Role:

The successful candidate will assist the Policy & Research team. Working alongside the Policy Manager, you will lead on and support various pieces of research to develop the organisation’s policy asks. You will gain experience of influencing work, engagement with the Welsh Government and Senedd including Members, Cross-Party Groups and Committees, and develop expertise and best practice for helping older people to live in safe, warm, accessible homes across Wales.

For further information or an informal discussion about this post, you can contact Chris Jones, CEO on 07747 803189.

Additional Information:

Location:  Care & Repair Cymru, office based in Cardiff. Hybrid Working Policy in place.

Salary: Spot salary £27,431 per annum

Contract: 14 months

Hours: 35 hours per week

Closing Date: 12 noon Monday 3rd June 2024

Interview Date: Thursday 13th June 2024

To Apply:

To apply visit our website at where you can also find more information about the work of the Policy & Research team.

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