Vacancies at PET

Policy Officer 

Post: Policy Officer

Salary: £27,100

Hours: Full time (35 hours) Monday-Friday. Usual office hours are 9am – 5pm. 

Location: The Foundry, Vauxhall

Reporting to: Head of Policy

Policy Officer Job Description

Prisoners’ Education Trust (PET) is growing its expertise in research and evidence-based policy development.  Our new five year strategy sets ambitious targets to work across the sector with policy makers, academics, practitioners, learners and other stakeholders to promote and develop a strategic approach to prison education policy and research. The key aim of our work is to help transform prisoners’ lives through learning by improving the quality of education offered through promoting evidence-based policy and practice.

The Policy Officer will have a key role, as part of the Policy team, providing Secretariat, project management and event management support to the Prisoner Learning Alliance (PLA) maintaining membership and contact databases and supporting other programmes.

To apply, send a cover letter, CV and completed Equal Opportunities Form to Head of Policy, Francesca Cooney

The deadline for applications is 9am on Monday 15 October.