Join our team

As an organisation, we are completely run by volunteers. If you want to join us and to help us write papers, policies or to help with our internal running then you can contact us here.

Head of Digital Communications:

The digital campaigns manager is in charge of our social media pages and websites. In their role, they are required to:
• Update our website.
• Create and schedule posts for social media alongside the Digital Campaigns Team.
• Create new graphic styles and help to update our image.
• Heading our Digital Campaigns Team.
• This role will take around three hours week.

Press Officer:

The Press Officer manages the relationship Centre has with media and news organisations. In their role, they are required to:
• Run the press office which includes press releases or external press coverage of Centre or our team.
• Handles media appearances or articles outside of Centre.
• This role will require around two hours per week.

Pastoral Care and Safeguarding Officer:

In their role, they are required to:

  • Support people under 18 and adults with additional needed before, during and after complaints.
  • Ensuring at least one is present at events where there are vulnerable members or those under 18 are safe.
  • Giving basic training to other members of Centre in how what Centres safeguarding rules are and how to report or deal with issues.
  • The number of hours this role will take each week will depend on the number of complaints, minor investigations or whistleblowing reports we receive.
  • Due to the nature of this role involving ongoing complaints the person holding it must give us four weeks notice if they decide to leave the position.

Regional Chairs and Spokespeople:

• Spokespeople for: Economy, Equalities, Transport, Housing, Foreign Affairs and Culture, Media and Sport.

• State and regional chairs: Northern Ireland, Scotland, Yorkshire and the Humber, South East, South West, East Midlands, West Midlands, North West and East of England.

These roles will take around two hours a week.

Head of Website Development:

In their role, they are required to:
• Updates the website with new articles, team members, partners, petitions,
documents, policies and events.
• This role will require around two hours per week.

Treasurer:

The Treasurer oversees the finances of Centre. In their role, they are required to:
• Check whether donations to Centre are permissible.
• Manage Centre’s bank account.
• Draw up and submit the accounts and the confirmation statement for Centre
each year.
• Write up a more detailed financial statement for the Centre Website.
• Look for new potential donors.
• Ensure the Director of Centre is up to date with the accounts each month.
• This role will take around an hour a week.

Data Protection Officer (DPO):

The Data Protection Officer is an independent position within Centre that focuses on
compliance with the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR). In their role, they
are required to:
• Be an expert in data protection.
• Report to the Administration of Centre on GDPR compliance.
• Helps to ensure Centre is GDPR complaint.
• Give advice on our data protection obligations and to inform and advise
Centre and our team about our obligations to comply with the GDPR and
other data protection law.
• Give advice on and to monitor Data Protection Impact Assessments (DPIAs).
• Act as a contact point for data subjects and the supervisory authority along
with cooperating with the supervisory authority.
• to monitor compliance with the GDPR and other data protection laws, and
with our data protection polices, including managing internal data protection
activities; raising awareness of data protection issues, training staff and
conducting internal audits;
• to be the first point of contact for supervisory authorities and for individuals
whose data is processed (employees, customers etc).
The above points are altered from: https://ico.org.uk/for-organisations/guide-todata-protection/guide-to-the-general-data-protection-regulationgdpr/accountability-and-governance/data-protection-officers/
• Help to update Centre’s privacy policy when required.
• This role should take up about an hour a week although this will vary between
weeks if there are more or less GDPR related requests and queries.