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Citizen Advocacy Development Worker

  • Part time
  • £26,257 pro-rata
  • Mainly based at AIA Offices, Arbroath
  • Closing 9th June 2023

  • Advertised from 31st May 2023
  • £15,754.61 for 21 hours per week. Fixed term for two years


AIA values diversity and aspires to reflect this in our workforce.

We are seeking a Citizen Advocacy Development Worker who has experience of providing support to individuals experiencing mental ill health. This post will focus on facilitating citizen advocacy partnerships in the southeast locality of Angus.

The candidate must have experience or interest in community development and supporting volunteers. It is essential they are committed to: Human Rights; Social Justice, and; the Principles, Standards & Code of Best Practice for Independent Advocacy.

We are looking for a person with excellent communication and IT skills, who can work independently and also as part of a team. The post is considered regulated work so is subject to membership of the PVG scheme. Access to a car and ability to travel throughout Angus and further afield is essential.

If you feel you have the relevant skills and experience and are passionate about supporting people to have their voice heard, we would like to hear from you.

Application notes

Further details and application documents available by emailing or on our website

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Please note CVs will not be accepted.

Closing date: 12pm Friday 9th June 2023

Interviews to be held week beginning 26th June 2023

For more information please contact: AIA on 01241 434413

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