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£23,685.56 per annum (pro-rata)

Permanent / Part time - 15 hours per week (Wednesday and Friday)

Hexham office, working flexibly throughout Northumberland

Closing date: 30th May (5.00pm)

 

£23,685.56 per annum

Permanent / Full time - 37 hours per week

Pegswood office, working flexibly throughout Northumberland

Closing date: 30th May (5.00pm)

 

Adapt (NE) is currently recruiting for two Independent Advocates – one based in Hexham and one based in Pegswood.

Training will be provided for the role. If you do not currently hold the Independent Advocacy Qualification you may be required to complete this. Personal development support will be provided.

The overall purpose is to provide Independent Advocacy, which supports flexible service delivery across the county. A professional, customer-focused attitude is essential.

This post provides statutory advocacy services to the public in relation to the Mental Health Act, the Mental Capacity Act, NHS Complaints Regulations 2009 and the Deprivation of Liberty Safeguards and their regulations and codes of practice. The post involves providing Independent Care Act Advocacy, General Advocacy, Mental Health Advocate, NHS Complaints Advocacy, Relevant Person Representative and 1.2 Representative roles and could include providing Independent Mental Capacity Advocacy.

For more information and application documents, visit: https://adapt-ne.org.uk/index.php/jobs-and-opportunities/