Dumfries and Galloway Advocacy Service
Dumfries and Galloway Advocacy Service

Charity registered in Scotland SC036075

We are the only Independent Adult Advocacy Service in D&G and we are a registered charity and voluntary organisation. We are a free, confidential and personal independent advocacy service. Advocacy means: having someone on your side, helping you to share your thoughts, feelings and wishes.

Current vacancies

Service Manager

  • Full time
  • £25,000
  • Dumfries Head Office, with travel across the region, and occasionally outwith (currently working remotely due to Covid-19)
  • Closing 29th January 2021

We are seeking a Service Manager who will take responsibility for the management and co-ordination of our busy independent advocacy service which covers the whole of Dumfries and Galloway. Independent Advocacy is about helping to support people to express their thoughts and wishes and ensure that their views are expressed clearly. We support clients with mental health issues, intellectual disability, physical disability, older adults, families at risk and much more. We carry out this work through paid staff and volunteers and part of this role will be to supervise, train and support the independent advocates.