Advocate

Salary: £22,000 - £25,000 per annum
35 hours per week
Locations: Harrow and Brent

About Us:

CommunityConneX, formerly known as Harrow Mencap, is a campaigning organisation and a multi-project service provider supporting adults, young people and children with learning disabilities, other disadvantages – and their families and carers – to ensure their needs, rights and aspirations are met.

Role Purpose: To provide person centred advocacy to individuals qualifying under the Mental Health Act, Mental Capacity Act, Care Act or Children and Family Act.

Reporting to: Advocacy Services Manager, Care Act and Advocacy Services Business Unit, the jobholder will be responsible for the following key duties:

Our ideal candidate should be experienced in this field and willing to work towards the City and Guilds Diploma in Advocacy.  We are looking for an individual passionate advocating and campaigning for disabled people and their carers to live independent lives, demonstrate an understanding of health and social care, manage self, document own work and project professional friendly attitude.

We are committed to safeguarding, equal opportunity, and we guarantee an interview to all applicants with disabilities meeting the minimum criteria.

We are committed to safeguarding, equal opportunity, and we guarantee an interview to all applicants with disabilities meeting the minimum criteria for the post

Interview will be scheduled as soon as suitable candidate is identified.

Application Process

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