Duty Independent Advocacy Worker

  • Part time
  • £25,057 pro-rata
  • Perth
  • Closing 21st May 2021

  • Advertised from 11th December 2020
  • 21 hours per week - £15,053


We are seeking a Duty Independent Advocate to to triage and respond to individual referrals for advocacy support and in addition to hold a small case load to provide independent advocacy throughout Perth and Kinross.

The post holder must have experience of, or interest in, supporting and advocating for others. It is essential they are committed to: a rights based approach; Human Rights; Social Justice and the Principles, Standards & Code of Best Practice for Independent Advocacy.

The successful candidate must be able to work as an individual as well as part of a team, with excellent communication and IT skills. The post is considered regulated work so is subject to membership of the PVG scheme.

Use of a car is essential as this post covers the whole of Perth & Kinross.

If you feel you have the relevant skills and experience, are passionate about people’s right to have their voice heard and share the values of IAPK, we will welcome your application.

Application notes

For more information or application packs please download below, email: lynsayharris@iapk.org.uk or phone 01738 587887

Closing date: Friday 21st May 2021

Website: iapk.org.uk

Scottish Charity No: SC035138