Policy and Campaigns Assistant (3 Month FTC)
Are you looking for a short but challenging opportunity to support an important campaign for children and young people with autism?
If yes, this could be the opportunity for you!
We are looking for an individual to work with the External Affairs team and to help run the ''we need an education'' campaign and support the team in this crucial piece of work.
Some of the important duties for this role include monitoring policy developments and supporting on policy, campaigns and media activities relating to the campaign, supporting the Policy and Public Affairs Manager in influencing work focused on the Edward Timpson external review of exclusions, writing associated campaigns, policy publications and website content and responding to policy enquiries from young people, parents and other stakeholders.
Your time with the team will be critical in ensuring the smooth running of the campaign and will support will follow Ambitious about Autism comply data protection practices to ensure utmost best practice. Further information can be found on our website under the 'Work for Us' page.
Please note that this is a fixed-term role for a period of three months, to start in June/July 2018.
Ambitious about Autism is an equal opportunities employer and welcomes applications from all suitably qualified persons from all sections of the community.
Ambitious about Autism is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and successful candidates will be subject to an Enhanced DBS check. Please note this post is a designated customer facing role under the fluency duty and requires a specified level of spoken English as stated in the person specification.
Please note we have not engaged any agencies to work on this role and only direct applications will be considered.