Independent Advocate

York Mind has been delivering an advocacy service in York since 1997, and has built on this success with delivery of York Advocacy Hub from April 2017. York Advocacy Hub offers a single point of access for six specialist advocacy services;
• Independent Mental Health Advocacy (IMHA)
• Independent Mental Capacity Advocacy (IMCA)
• Care Act Advocacy (CAA)
• Generic Advocacy
• NHS Complaints Advocacy
• Relevant Person’s Representative (RPR)

We are looking for a motivated and highly organised person to join our friendly team, to provide a range of advocacy services (IMHA, IMCA, RPR , CAA and NHS advocacy) to clients in York, and the surrounding area. Your role will be to flexibly manage a range of cases across different advocacy depending on the referrals we receive.

Excellent communication and time management skills are key requirements to make this job a success, as well as a commitment to supporting the rights of vulnerable people. Preferably you’ll also have some advocacy experience.

Location: York | Organisation: York Mind

Salary: £21,600 | Job type: Part time | Hours: 37.5

Benefits:
Friendly team Flexible approach to work Coaching Regular peer support

Closing date: 29-09-2019

How to apply:
For an application pack visit www.yorkmind.org.uk/jobs or if you need support to download an application please ring on 01904 414357.

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advocacy