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We are recruiting ... Communications Assistant


Job title: Communications Assistant

Organisation: Play Wales

Location: Cardiff

Hours: 37 hours per week

Salary: £16, 295 per annum

Closing date: 30 June 2017

Interviews: 11 July 2017

The ability to communicate in Welsh and English is an essential requirement for this job.

We are currently recruiting a full-time Communications Assistant.

The purpose of the role is to assist in the gathering, processing and dissemination of current, accurate and authoritative information useful to Play Wales audiences to promote the development of quality play opportunities for and on behalf of children in Wales. 

Main tasks 

To assist in these tasks with other staff:

  • the maintenance and updating of the Play Wales website and social media channels
  • writing and distributing press releases and articles
  • the research, writing and distribution of Play Wales’ publications and other materials
  • the provision, maintenance and supervision of Play Wales displays 
  • gathering, collating and reporting of information gathered through consultations, and surveys 
  • marketing of Play Wales publications, services and events
  • liaison with printers and translators 
  • responding to telephone and e-mail enquiries 
  • maintaining the library, respond to enquiries and assist visitors when required
  • the planning and organisation of Play Wales’ conferences, seminars and other events
  • administrative duties as and when required
  • maintaining Play Wales’ database in an accurate and timely fashion


Applicants must complete the application form through the medium of Welsh:

Pecyn Swydd

Ffurflen Gais

Ffurflen Cyfle Cyfartal

To discuss this post further please email Angharad Wyn Jones, Communications Manager