Kingswood, South Gloucestershire
£19,129.28 - £22,841.36 per year
Permanent, Full-time
Job description

We are seeking an Advocate to work in South Gloucestershire and BaNES.

 

Advocates take action to help people say what they want, secure their rights, pursue their interests and obtain the services they need. Advocates work in partnership with people and take their side, promoting social inclusion, equality and social justice.

 

Advocates work directly with clients both in institutional settings and the community.

 

Advocates must hold the Diploma in Independent Advocacy Qualification (City & Guilds level 3 or 4). People without this qualification will be appointed as Trainee Advocates and expected to undertake the Diploma (provided by the company training scheme) within 12 months of appointment. Additional specialist units to support delivery in line with the Care Act 2014 may also be required.

 

The post is subject to 2 references including previous employer, evidence of right to work in the UK and an enhanced DBS check.

 

Interviews will be held at Kingswood office on Thursday 5 March 2020.

 

Please send CV and covering letter.

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Swan Advocacy

Swan Advocacy is an independent advocacy charity based in Taunton and working across Somerset, Bath and North East Somerset, South Gloucester a... Read more

Posted on: 13 February 2020
Closed date: 02 March 2020
Tags: Advocacy

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