Independent Advocacy Worker – Skye & Lochalsh
12 hours per week
£7,350 per annum
- Are you an excellent communicator?
- Do you believe that everyone has the right to be heard & make decisions about their own life?
- Are you passionate about empowering people who may be vulnerable?
If you answer yes to the above, you may wish to apply to become an Advocacy Worker with us.
Advocacy Highland is a leading Highland-wide voluntary organisation, providing person-centred, independent advocacy for people with mental ill health, dementia, learning disabilities and autistic spectrum disorder. We are an organisation driven by strong values and a firm commitment to choice, dignity and social inclusion.
We are looking for an enthusiastic and approachable individual who shares our values and commitment to helping empower vulnerable & marginalised people access their rights.
Advocacy experience is desirable but not essential as full training will be provided for the successful candidate.
You will be locally based, working from your own home providing independent advocacy in the Skye & Lochalsh area. You will need to be able to work flexibly, using your own initiative. Post holders must possess a full driving license and have access to personal transport. Travel and out of pocket expenses will be paid in addition to salary. The successful applicant will be subject to a satisfactory PVG Disclosure Scotland check and references.
Applications will be reviewed on a rolling basis and interviews will be held via
Microsoft Teams at a mutually suitable date and time.
S&L Advocate Job Description
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