Work for Cerebra

work with us and help families discover a better life togetherWould you like to work for Cerebra and help us make a real difference to children with brain conditions and their families?

Here are our current vacancies:

Junior Design Engineer

Our Innovation Centre is a small team of designers and researchers working to better the lives of children with brain conditions. We design and produce products specific to individual children’s needs. We respond to direct client requests for products which fulfil their specific need and where mainstream products have not been able to meet their needs. The designer must have excellent practical design and making skills – everything you design must be able to be made in the workshop and must function perfectly, be robust and look beautiful.

As a Junior Design Engineer you will be based in CIC offices in University of Wales Trinity St David (UWTSD) Swansea and take part in the day-to-day running of the team, administration and design. You will report to the Product Design Manager within CIC and also to the Head of Research and Information in Cerebra. You will be part of a small but tenacious team who develop products on a very small scale that help their users in daily activities whilst ensuring inclusion into society as much as possible. You will play a big role in a tight team who punch above their weight!

We offer a salary of £22,000 per annum for the ideal candidate, 28 days leave per annum and a pension scheme. This is a full-time post.

We are looking for someone with creative flare and a passion for supporting families. This position will suit a career-focused individual, willing to work hard who will go above and beyond the call of duty to get a job done to an excellent standard. A job description and person specification can be downloaded below:

Download job description  Download person specification

If you wish to informally discuss the post please email Dr Ross Head [email protected]

To apply please send a current CV, examples of your design work and a covering letter explaining how you meet the person specification and why you are interested in the position to Dr Ross Head at [email protected].

  • Closing date: Sunday 20th January
  • Interviews: Monday 4th February in Swansea.

Telephone Fundraisers

We are regularly looking for telephone fundraisers to work on exciting campaigns, raising money for an excellent cause.

It’s a friendly, exciting and lively atmosphere where you will learn and develop highly transferable skills. You will undertake a full induction programme, along with ongoing skills training and day-to-day support. We offer competitive rates of pay and great flexibility, allowing you to work the days and hours that suit your lifestyle and commitments.

If you’re enthusiastic, intelligent, a good communicator, and want to work in a rewarding and challenging new environment than please get in touch!

To find out more just give us a call on 01267 244221 or email [email protected]

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