Recruitment – Advocacy Workers

Advocacy Workers (mental health or substance misuse)

  • Flexible hours
  • Starting salary £23,781 (pro-rata)
  • Two year fixed term contract

AdvoCard is looking to recruit a number of Advocacy Workers who will provide individual advocacy for people who have either problematic substance misuse in Edinburgh or inpatients at the Royal Edinburgh Hospital. 

Successful candidates will have a knowledge of the principles and practice of independent advocacy, and an ability to apply these to the provision of advocacy in either of the above settings.  You will have an awareness of the issues affecting people with mental health and/or substance misuse issues, via either a paid or unpaid role, or your own lived experience.

Closing date for applications:             12 noon on Friday 21 June 2019