Job Title: Universal Advocate
Salary: Starting at NJC Scale Point 12, £21,589 pa / pro rata
Hours: Various, see below
Length of Contract: Permanent
Closing Date: 15 December 2019
Interview Date: w/c 6 January 2020
1 x 37 hours per week – Touchstone
1 x 18.5 – 30 hours per week – Touchstone
1x 37 hours per week (fixed point, pay award pending) – Advonet
ASK4Advocacy is an exciting new advocacy service that provides statutory and non-statutory advocacy services across the District of Kirklees.
The service is a partnership between Touchstone and Advonet bringing together a wide range of skills, knowledge and expertise across the voluntary sector as well as tremendous personal development opportunities for the right candidates.
Touchstone are looking to recruit three new advocates to join an experienced and dedicated team based in Dewsbury.
Two of the posts are employed directly by Touchstone and one is employed directly by Advonet; all roles are based in Kirklees.
Touchstone are particularly keen to hear from candidates with experience of Independent Mental Health Advocacy (IMHA) or mental health, NHS complaints advocacy, Independent Mental Health Advocacy (IMCA), and/or the ability to speak Punjabi, Urdu, or Gujarati.
For further information please call David Rosser or Kevin Speakman on 01924 460211.
To apply, please download the application pack from the website: https://www.touchstonesupport.org.uk/category/vacancies/