Policy and Public Affairs Advisor (Temporary)
The National Disability Authority is the independent statutory public body providing information and advice to the Government on policy and practice relevant to the lives of persons with disabilities. It also operates a statutory Centre for Excellence in Universal Design. The Authority is recruiting for the following position:
Policy & Public Affairs Advisor (full-time, temporary)
The temporary Policy & Public Affairs Advisor will be a member of the NDA’s Research & Policy team, reporting to the Head of Research, Policy & Public Affairs or her nominee. The position is offered as a 10-month (approximately) full-time specified purpose contract to replace the established role holder who is absent on a secondment. The date on which this specified contract ends is 24 January 2018, however the overall duration of this contract will depend on the earliest date that the role can be occupied.
To apply, complete the application form and forward with a covering letter (max. 2 pages) outlining your suitability for the role, by email to firstname.lastname@example.org, or by post to Corporate Services Manager, National Disability Authority, 25 Clyde Road, Dublin D04 E409. Closing date for receipt of applications is Friday, 10th February 2017, at 5pm (GMT).
The National Disability Authority is an equal opportunities employer. Applications would be particularly welcome from persons with disabilities who meet the job requirements.