Charity registered in Scotland SC020564
The Advocacy Project is a human rights-based organisation that supports people to have their voices heard and be empowered to be involved in decisions that affect their lives. Our issue-based advocacy services are free and confidential, and we are independent of social work, NHS and other agencies. We work across Glasgow, South Lanarkshire and East Renfrewshire. We also support service user involvement and participation through our Engagement and Involvement Service.
Due to the retirement of the current post holder in June 2020, we have an exciting opportunity for a passionate, forward thinking, knowledgeable, skilled professional who will lead our dedicated staff team, both inspirationally and strategically, to achieve our goals.
An excellent communicator and negotiator, you will evidence significant effective leadership of an organisation together with ability to drive forward strategic goals. With education to degree level and a relevant management qualification, you will demonstrate a substantial track record of leading and managing people effectively. Financially astute, with ability to create successful funding bids you will also evidence working successfully with key people from statutory and government agencies.
Ability to attend occasional meetings and events out with office hours is essential.
Excellent Terms & Conditions, including flexi time working, are offered for this outstanding opportunity.