Advocacy Workers

Employment
Contract Type: 
Contract / Temporary
Hours: 
Part time
Application deadline: 
Monday, 15 March, 2021 - 17:00
Based: 
Gateshead
Fixed Salary
£14,196
Per Annum
Employer: 
Age UK Gateshead

This an exciting opportunity for the right people to join our ever-changing and expanding team at Age UK Gateshead, and help us to improve life for older people. We are recruiting for two posts.

As an advocacy worker, you will provide advocacy services to clients aged 50+ across Gateshead and Newcastle. You will pick up referrals, arrange and attend client meetings and meetings with other professionals, ascertain and represent the client's wishes.You will also work closely with other members of the team to provide a person-centred high quality service and make a difference to our clients. 

Applicants must have experience of working in a similar role and hold or be willing to work towards a Level 3 Certificate in Independent Advocacy with Mental Capacity modules.