This vacancy has now closed

Advocacy Worker

  • Full time
  • £25,647
  • Larbert
  • Closing 24th January 2020

  • Advertised from 6th December 2019
  • 37 Hours


Forth Valley Advocacy delivers Independent Advocacy across the Forth Valley area. We are looking for an exceptional person to join our team. If you are an experienced Independent Advocacy Worker, we would especially like to hear from you.

Established for over 25 years we have been supporting and empowering individuals to know their rights and be involved in decisions that affect their lives under the following legislation:- The Mental Health (Care and Treatment) (Scotland) Act 2003, Mental Health (Scotland) Act 2015, Adults with Incapacity (Scotland) Act 2000 and Adult Support and Protection (Scotland) Act 2007. Our clients have a wide range of needs, including mental health issues, learning disabilities, autism, dementia and acquired brain injuries.

We offer 7% pension contributions and 28 days annual leave plus 8 public holidays. As this post involves travel across the Forth Valley area you must have the ability to be mobile.

Application notes

Closing Date: Friday 24th January 2020.

To apply, please complete the application pack below and email it to

Previous applicants need not apply.

PVG membership is required.

Registered Scottish Charity No SCO34510