RCPsych in Wales Policy Officer

  • Location : Cardiff
  • Status : Permanent
  • Salary : £29,590 per annum
  • Closing date : 09/09/2020
  • Interview date : 23/09/2020

The College is seeking a self-motivated individual to support the RCPsych in Wales with policy and strategy development in this dynamic role. 

The successful candidate will have a proven record of working in a busy and complex environment in a support role. They will have strong interpersonal skills, robust research and analysis capabilities and will be familiar with advocacy strategy development and delivery. Experience in writing for a policy-making audience is desirable as is a demonstrable knowledge of policy making processes. 

Reporting to the RCPsych in Wales Manager, they will be required to use their own initiative in this small team. They will work closely with the elected and appointed members to provide a proactive environment that will support and develop mental health policy in Wales. 

Flexibility and self-reliance are essential. The role entails a certain amount of travel across Wales and England with the need for occasional overnight stays.  The College values a diverse workforce and welcomes applications from all sections of the community, reflecting the population it serves.


We only recruit the best and in return for your commitment, the College offers an attractive salary and benefits.

Please complete the enclosed application form and return with an updated CV and send to:

How to apply

For more information and instructions on how to apply, please download the following documents:

We welcome applications from all sectors of the community.

Closing date: Wednesday 9 September 2020 at 10am

Interview dates: Wednesday 23 September 2020 - via Microsoft Teams

The College is an Equal Opportunities Employer. Charity registration no. 228636

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