Well-Being Projects Officer Vacancy


Do you have skills in developing and managing projects? Would you like the opportunity to make a real difference to our town?
Barry Town Council are recruiting a Well-being Projects Officer to work within our Community Engagement and Events Team.
Barry Town Council is an ambitious, pro-active Council and works on a wide range of projects. You will support the Community Engagement Officer to deliver a range of projects to support the Council’s priorities which focus on the Well-being of Future Generations (Wales) Act 2015 which are;
• A More Prosperous Barry
• A Healthier Barry
• A Barry of Cohesive Communities
• A Globally Responsible Barry
• A More Resilient Barry
• A Barry of Vibrant Culture & Thriving Welsh Language
• A More Equal Barry
You will be expected to work both strategically and operationally and will need to have a good understanding of the Wellbeing of Future Generations’ legislation and the role of the Town Council within it.
You will work in partnership with a range of other key stakeholders; internally with Councillors / staff and externally with the Vale of Glamorgan Council, local traders, voluntary and community groups to deliver projects which will make a positive local impact.
We can offer:
• Generous maternity, paternity, parental leave benefits (above statutory minimum)
• Hybrid Working Options
• A central location in the heart of the town
• A fantastic supportive team ready to welcome you.
Please contact us for a full job description and person specification.
18.5 hrs a week, permanent
SCP 18 (£24,982)
Please note the closing date for all applications is Thursday, 3 March 2022.
Interviews will be held on Thursday, 10 March 2022 at Barry Town Council Offices.
Please contact Robyn Walsh robynwalsh@barrytowncouncil.gov.uk or call 01446 738633 for an application pack or a discussion about the role.