Leeds, West Yorkshire
£23,696 per year
Contract, Full-time
Job description

Advonet is a growing organisation working with people who are marginalised to raise their voices and have their rights respected.


We have an exciting opportunity for someone passionate about upholding the rights of people across Leeds to work as a Community Advocacy Development Coordinator within our Community Advocacy service.


You will be pivotal in reaching and engaging under-represented local communities and groups and expanding our advocacy work with members of the Leeds Advocacy Network (LAN). Creating opportunities for them to use an advocacy approach with the people they support and empowering their communities. This will enable us to extend the reach and scope of advocacy and support even more people to have their voices heard. You will use your coordination and engagement skills to deliver on our exciting Advocacy Development Plan.


You need to have relevant experience in similar type roles and have excellent engagement skills and understanding of advocacy and its different approaches.


To apply for this role please complete the Advonet Application Form and Equal Opportunities Monitoring Form, which can be found on the links on this page, along with a detailed job description and person specification (CVs will not be accepted). 


If you would like more information or an informal chat about the post please call The Advonet Group and ask to speak to Bushra Javed, Self-Advocacy Community Advocacy Manager.

Posted on: 20 November 2020
Closed date: 08 December 2020
Tags: Project Management, Advocacy

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