Trauma Informed (TrACE) Colleges Wales - Regional Lead

Full-Time (37 hours per week) and Fixed-Term until July 2023 Location: Bridgend College with frequent travel* to each of the south-east Wales region colleges *Access to own vehicle with suitable insurance for business use is essential for this role. Mileage will be claimable on a rolling monthly basis

Working across the six colleges within the south-east region of Wales (Bridgend College, Coleg Gwent, Coleg y Cymoedd, The College Merthyr Tydfil, Cardiff and Vale College, St David’s Sixth Form College) and the national lead for the ACE Support Hub within Public Health Wales, you will lead on the rollout of each college becoming trauma informed, utilising the TrACE toolkit.

A secondment opportunity from one of the six partner colleges will be considered.


You will provide inspirational support and strategic oversight to each of the partner colleges, on their journey to developing and becoming trauma informed organisations.


For further information, please view the job information pack


Bridgend College recognises its responsibility to ensure the safety and wellbeing of all students.  We apply a rigorous process of checking the suitability of staff and volunteers to work with children and vulnerable adults. The above post is subject to a satisfactory/enhanced DBS disclosure for child and adult workforce.

Bridgend College understands the value of providing services in Welsh and the need to grow its bilingual workforce. We therefore encourage applications from candidates who are able to demonstrate good Welsh language skills. Please specify in your personal statement whether you would prefer to have your assessment/interview conducted in Welsh.

We are actively seeking to improve representation from all sections of the community and promoting equality of opportunity.  We welcome applications from everyone, including people from different backgrounds and communities, and of different ages. 

We are proud to be a Disability Confident Leader and we guarantee to interview anyone with a disability if their application meets the essential criteria for the post, and consider them on their abilities. We can also offer reasonable adjustments throughout the recruitment process. 

Please note there may be a requirement for a second stage interview or assessment.

For further information about the role including job description and application form please visit the vacancies section of our website via the apply link.