Glasgow Mental Health Project - Children & Young People’s Advocacy Workers

  • Full time or Part time
  • £23,934
  • Glasgow City
  • Closing 1st June 2020

  • Advertised from 14th May 2020
  • Salary pro-rata for part-time. 1.5 posts – 1 x 35 hour post; 1 x 17.5 hour post.


Partners in Advocacy (PiA) has been commissioned by NHS Greater Glasgow & Clyde to provide independent advocacy for children and young people affected by the Mental Health (Care & Treatment) (Scotland) Act 2003 (as amended). This work will largely take place in specialist child and adolescent psychiatric inpatient units.

We are seeking to recruit advocacy workers to work with Partners in Advocacy to deliver this service. Experience of providing independent advocacy and/or working with vulnerable children and young people is desirable. PVG Scheme membership will be a requirement of the post. Full training will be provided.

Application notes

Further details including job description, person specification and application form can be downloaded from our website at

For any informal enquiries, please contact Pauline Cavanagh on 0141 847 0660 or email

Candidates selected for interview will be contacted shortly after the closing date.

Closing date for completed applications: 5pm Monday 1st June 2020.