Laura Anne Jones - Profile

Laura Anne Jones - Profile

Work Opportunity: Parliamentary Assistant for Laura Jones MS

Published 28/04/2022   |   Last Updated 02/04/2024   |   Reading Time minutes

Parliamentary Assistant for Laura Jones MS

Salary range: £24,143 - £35,388 pro-rata

All new staff are expected to enter on the scale minimum of the appropriate pay band. Individual staff will, subject to satisfactory performance, move up the incremental scale one point at a time on the anniversary of their commencement of employment until they reach the scale maximum for their band.

Working hours: 37 hours, full-time

Location: Newport.

Appointment Type: Permanent

Ref: MBS-111-23

Purpose of Job:

To provide the Member with a high quality research, casework and administrative services on a wide range of topics ensuring that standards of confidentiality are maintained.

Main Duties

1. Take individual responsibility for providing timely, good quality research and information on a wide range of topics

2. Provide briefings and information to assist the Member in dealing with constituency casework or helping to inform debates

3. Provide high quality research in response to enquiries as directed by the Member of the Senedd

4. Develop and use own initiative to maintain independence in your own research work.

Essential Knowledge and Experience

• Relevant experience in a research and/or casework
• Experience of working directly with constituents as well as influential, high profile people in a busy environment
• Experience of delivering research, casework or briefing in a parliamentary or similar environment
• Understanding of, and commitment to, combating discrimination and promoting the equality of opportunities and the Nolan Principles of Public Life

Essential Qualifications

• A degree or equivalent in a relevant subject
• NVQ Qualification level 3 or 4 or equivalent in a relevant subject


You are advised to read the full Job and Person Specification before applying for this post. 

For more information and to apply, please submit an application form to 

Closing date: 23:59, 09 April 2024

Interview date: TBC