Women’s Aid Federation NI wishes to appoint a suitably qualified and experienced person to work with us to develop an Advocacy Strategy/Campaigns Coordinator for victims of domestic and sexual violence.


The main purpose of the role will be to work with Women’s Aid Groups and Service Users to coordinate our advocacy and campaigning work designed to raise awareness of issues facing women and children and the need for specialised support services.  The role will have focus on funding, raising awareness and Public relations.  It will involve consultation with service users, engagement with Women’s Aid organisations across Northern Ireland and development of an Advocacy strategy that encompasses our current priorities of risk managing, development of action plans, public campaign, lobbying, monitoring and evaluation.

The contract period will commence in September 2017.

Approximate timeframe Sept 2017 – March 2018 (16 hours pw x 26 weeks)

Total value £6,800

To apply please send your CV, a letter of application, and an outline plan for the work to jan.melia@womensaidni.org

For an informal conversation about the work please contact our team on 028 90 249041

Closing date for application is 31 August 2017 at 5pm

Location: University Street office Belfast (with some travel across NI)