CAPS Independent Advocacy
Individual Advocacy Manager
34 hours per week over 5 days
Starting Salary: £27,712 per annum, £25,992 pro rata
East Lothian & Midlothian
A new post has arisen within CAPS to manage our Individual Advocacy team. You would be working 34 hours a week over 5 days. Responsibilities include managing a small team of staff and volunteers to provide a responsive quality independent advocacy service to people with mental health issues from East Lothian and Midlothian, in the Royal Edinburgh hospital and living in the community. This post would include direct advocacy delivery to your own caseload as well as monitoring and reporting on the outcomes of the service. CAPS provides Independent Advocacy on a wide variety of issues. This post will be subject to membership of the Protecting Vulnerable Groups Scheme (PVG Scheme) and appropriate check. Please see the Job Description and Person Specification on our website www.capsadvocacy.org for more details.
Closing date for applications is 13 February 2019 at 12 noon. Interviews will take place on 28 February 2019.
CAPS Independent Advocacy is a Scottish Charitable Incorporated Organisation. Scottish Charity Number: SC02177