PlayBoard is the leading agency for the promotion, development and delivery of play in Northern Ireland. This vibrant organisation is at the forefront of shaping the future of children and young peoples play opportunities and experiences.

Job Role: Policy & Research
Salary: £26,470 – £28,221 Per annum (under review)
Hours per week: 35.00

Main Purpose:

The Research & Policy Officer will lead on PlayBoard’s policy and research functions, the key purpose and function of this role will be to grow a play/playwork evidence base to enhance sector and stakeholder awareness.

The Successful Applicant Will Have:

A degree and hold a qualification relevant to the post preferably in the social sciences Or have 3 years experience of researching and analysing social or public policy issues within the statutory or voluntary sector.

The contract for this post will be initially for 2 years, subject to funding

If you are a proactive person with a strong customer service focus, take pride and ownership in your contribution, have excellent attention to detail and want to be part of a growing organisation this could be your next role

Applications for this post are now closed.