Derbyshire Mind: Paid Representative (DOLS)

Closing at 5pm on:
26/01/2018
Salary:
£23,188 pa
Hours:
37 hours per week
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 candidate will work with a variety of vulnerable people, some with multiple and complex needs. The role involves visiting clients on a regular basis in care homes and hospitals to support them to understand and exercise their rights in relation to the authorised Deprivation of their Liberty. This includes supporting people to request a review of the authorisation and/or appeal to the Court of Protection.

Staff benefits include pension and 25 days holiday + bank holidays

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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