Work for Cerebra

Would you like to work for Cerebra and help us make a real difference?

We are always keen to be joined by dynamic new staff. If you would like a job that is meaningful and rewarding, you can find a list of roles we are currently looking to fill here.

You can also consider volunteering.

Legal Entitlements and Problem-Solving Project Information and Support Officer (Part Time – 17.5 hours a week)

Cerebra is the charity dedicated to helping families with children with brain conditions discover a better life together.

As the Legal Entitlements and Problem-Solving (LEaP) Information and Support Officer you will be working alongside colleagues within Cerebra who are part of a research project based at the University of Leeds Law School.  LEaP focuses on the legal rights of disabled children and carers in relation to statutory health, social care, and education services.

A job description and person specification can be downloaded below.  If you wish to informally discuss the post with our Deputy Head of Research, please email Beverley Hitchcock ([email protected]).

We offer a part time salary of £12,000 (£24,000 FTE), 29 days leave per annum granted pro rata, flexible working and a pension scheme.  This job will be home-based with some time spent in Carmarthen. 

Applications should be made in the form of a current CV and covering letter that explains how you meet the person specification and why you are interested in the position. Completed applications should be sent to Beverley Hitchcock at the email address above.

Closing date for receipt of applications: Tuesday 15th September 2020

Interviews: Friday 2nd October 2020

Cerebra is an equal opportunities employer and we welcome applications from all suitably qualified persons.  Suitable employment/character references will be sought. A DBS check may be required. Cerebra will ask for details of any previous criminal convictions. Cerebra may make enquiries via Social Media sites, at our discretion, whilst acknowledging our obligations under Data Protection and Discrimination requirements.

LEaP Information and Support Officer job description

LEaP Information and Support Officer person specification




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