Providing one-to-one advocacy support to a range of vulnerable people in the community 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 therefore a sound understanding of this legislation is required.
A qualification in independent advocacy is desirable although not essential as Derbyshire Mind is willing to fund successful candidates to achieve this work based qualification.
Holidays: 25 days per annum plus statutory Bank Holidays.
Pension: Available with Nest or Employers Pension Scheme (5% Employer/ Employee contribution)
For an application pack, write to Sinead Dalton, Derbyshire Mind, Derby West Business Centre, Ashbourne Road, Derby. DE22 4NB
T: 01332 345966
w: full application pack can be downloaded www.derbyshiremind.org.uk
Closing date: 21st June 5pm
Expected interview date: from 29th June 2018 onwards