This vacancy has now closed

Peer Independent Advocacy Worker – Drug & Alcohol

  • Part time
  • £24,744 pro-rata
  • Based at AIA Offices, Arbroath
  • Closing 2nd June 2020

  • Advertised from 5th May 2020
  • 21 hours per week. £14,846.


We are seeking a Peer Independent Advocacy Worker who has lived experience of substance or alcohol dependency, either personally and in recovery or someone close to you.

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: 2nd June 2020

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

For more information please contact: AIA on 01241 434413