CAPS Independent Advocacy
CAPS Independent Advocacy

Charity registered in Scotland SC021772

CAPS is an independent mental health advocacy organisation.


Current vacancies

Individual Advocacy Worker

  • Part time
  • £24,293 pro-rata
  • Edinburgh, East Lothian & Midlothian
  • Closing 12th April 2019

CAPS is looking for a flexible, friendly person to join our Individual Advocacy team. You would be working 28 hours a week over 4 days, providing Individual Advocacy to people with mental health issues from East Lothian and Midlothian. CAPS provides Independent Advocacy on a wide variety of issues, although assisting people in their Welfare Benefit claims forms a large part of our case load.

This post will be subject to membership of the Protecting Vulnerable Groups (PVG) Scheme and appropriate check.

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Closed vacancies
This vacancy has now closed

Individual Advocacy Manager

  • Part time
  • £27,712 pro-rata
  • Musselburgh
  • Closing 13th February 2019

A new post has arisen within CAPS to manage our Individual Advocacy team. You would be working 34 hours a week over 5 days.

Responsibilities include managing a small team of staff and volunteers to provide a responsive quality independent advocacy service to people with mental health issues from East Lothian and Midlothian, in the Royal Edinburgh hospital and living in the community. This post would include direct advocacy delivery to your own caseload as well as monitoring and reporting on the outcomes of the service. CAPS provides Independent Advocacy on a wide variety of issues.

This post will be subject to membership of the Protecting Vulnerable Groups Scheme (PVG Scheme) and appropriate check.

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