37.5 hours a week
£21,600 per annum
Details about the job:
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.
For an application pack visit www.yorkmind.org.uk/jobs or if you need support to download an application please ring on 01904 414357.
If you would like an informal discussion about this post, please contact Trisha Curran, Project Coordinator. Your completed application form should be returned to: email@example.com or posted to York Advocacy Hub, 30 Clarence Street, York YO31 7DE.
Closing date: 9am on Monday 30th September
Interview date: Wednesday 9th October