Dewis Centre for Independent Living (C.I.L.)

A voluntary organisation working in six Local Authorities

Advocacy vacancy in Conwy with Dewis CIL

01443 827930

info@dewiscil.org.uk

Advocacy vacancy in Conwy with Dewis CIL

Independent Advocate

**Post re-advertised**

16 hours per week

Salary: £20,661 pro rata  (NJC scale Point 22-25)

Dewis CIL wishes to recruit a dynamic, self motivated person committed to the rights of vulnerable people and the value of advocacy. The postholder will primarily be supporting and representing disabled people and unpaid carers in Conwy, but must also be confident working with adults in a variety of situations within a crisis advocacy service.

 

The postholder will be computer literate with a high standard of written and verbal communication. The position is based at our satellite office in Colwyn Bay, but will involve regular travel throughout the Conwy local authority area and to our head office in Pontypridd.

 

Dewis C.I.L is an independent voluntary organisation with an integrated management committee of disabled and non-disabled people. We particularly encourage disabled people and people with direct experience of disability to apply. This post is subject to a satisfactory DBS check.

 

For an application pack (CVs are not accepted) please contact:

Dewis Centre for Independent Living, Upper Boat Business Park, Pontypridd, CF37 5BP.

E-mail: advocacy@dewiscil.org.uk

Phone: 01443 827 930                     

 

Closing date for applications:  Friday, 1st September 2017 at 12 noon.

Interviews are scheduled to take place during the week commencing 11th September 2017.