This vacancy has now closed

Trainee Advocacy Worker

  • Full time
  • £19,043 – £21,114
  • Glasgow
  • Closing 31st October 2019

  • Advertised from 18th September 2019
  • 35 hours per week. Contract: Permanent.


We are looking for bright, dynamic individuals who are committed to the principles of equalities and human rights to join our team.

The Advocacy Project has over 25 years’ experience in empowering individuals to know their rights and be involved in decisions that affect their lives. We have built a strong reputation advocating for people affected by the Mental Health (Care and Treatment) (Scotland) Act 2003, Adults with Incapacity (Scotland) Act 2000 and Adult Support and Protection (Scotland) Act 2007. We have recently received additional funding to work with those navigating the Self-directed Support process and those affected by alcohol and drug misuse.

As a learning organisation, we are proud of the investment that we put into our staff and the opportunities provided to develop skills and talent within the workplace.

We are now recruiting for the position of Trainee Advocacy Worker. The successful candidate will be offered a traineeship which includes a robust induction programme, and will receive work-based learning and development to work towards completing the accredited Professional Practice Award in Independent Advocacy (SCQF rated level 7).

Application notes

To apply please complete the application form below and email it to

or post it to The Advocacy Project, Cumbrae House, 15 Carlton Court, Glasgow, G5 9JP.

We do not accept CV’s

Closing Date: Thursday 31st October 2019 at 5pm