Derbyshire Mind: Independent Community Advocates, 2 posts

Closing at 5pm on:
26/01/2018
Salary:
£22-24,000 pa
Hours:
post 1: 37 hours per week, post 2: 21 hours per week (pro rata)
Location:
Chesterfield

About the role

Derbyshire Mind has a long history of providing high quality, confidential, independent advocacy services. We are looking for enthusiastic, passionate, hard-working individuals to join us to support clients to express their views, wishes and feelings and assist them in safeguarding their rights.

The successful candidates will provide one-to-one advocacy support to a range of vulnerable people who require support to have their voice heard when important decisions are being made about their lives or to overcome issues that are impacting on their health and wellbeing. Our Community Advocates also provide statutory advocacy support to those who qualify under the Care Act 2014.

A qualification in independent advocacy is desirable although not essential.

Staff benefits include pension and 25 days holiday + bank holidays (pro rata)

For an application pack, visit our website www.derbyshiremind.org.uk/current-job-vacancies/

Closing date: 26th January 2018, 5pm
Expected interview date: 6th or 9th February 2018

 

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