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Children’s and Young Persons Advocacy Worker – Children’s Hearings

  • Part time
  • £24,744 pro-rata
  • Based at AIA Offices, Arbroath
  • Closing 1st May 2020

  • Advertised from 30th March 2020
  • 28 hours per week, £19,795 per annum


We are seeking a Children’s and Young Person (CYP) Advocacy Worker who has experience of providing support to CYP and is passionate about CYP having their voice heard and views taken into account. This post will focus on providing advocacy support to CYP within the Children’s Hearing System.

The candidate must have experience or interest in supporting and advocating for others. 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. AIA values diversity and aspires to reflect this in our workforce.

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Closing date: 1 May 2020

Interviews may be conducted via Zoom – date yet to be confirmed

For more information please contact AIA on 01241 434413