• Advertised from 4th May 2020
  • 21 hours per week: £14,783

Role

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

The candidate must have experience or understanding of 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 Perth & Kinross 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. IAPK values diversity and aspires to reflect this in our workforce.

Use of a car is essential as this post covers the whole of Perth & Kinross.

If you feel you have the relevant skills and experience, are passionate about people’s right to have their voice heard and share the values of IAPK, we would welcome your application.

Application notes

For more information or application packs please email: lynsayharris@iapk.org.uk

Phone 01738 587887

Or download an application pack below.

Closing date: 30th June 2020

Website: iapk.org.uk

Scottish Charity No: SC035138


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