Community Advocacy Development Coordinator

Community Advocacy Development Coordinator

  • Job Title: Community Advocacy Development Coordinator
  • Salary: £23,696 per annum
  • Hours: 37.5 hrs p/w, fixed term for 18 months
  • Closing date: Tuesday 8th December 2020, 12 Noon
  • Interviews to be held on Thursday 17th December 2020, method TBC

The Advonet Group is a growing organisation working with people who are marginalised to raise their voices and have their rights respected.

We have an exciting opportunity for someone passionate about upholding the rights of people across Leeds to work as a Community Advocacy Development Coordinator within our Community Advocacy service.

You will be pivotal in reaching and engaging under-represented local communities and groups and expanding our advocacy work with members of the Leeds Advocacy Network (LAN). Creating opportunities for them to use an advocacy approach with the people they support and empowering their communities.

This will enable us to extend the reach and scope of advocacy and support even more people to have their voices heard. You will use your coordination and engagement skills to deliver on our exciting Advocacy Development Plan.

You need to have relevant experience in similar type roles and have excellent engagement skills and understanding of advocacy and its different approaches.

To apply for this role please complete the Advonet Application Form and Equal Opportunities Monitoring Form, which can be found on the links on this page, along with a detailed job description and person specification (CVs will not be accepted). Please return applications to jobs@advonet.org.uk.

If you would like more information or an informal chat about the post please call on 0113 244 0606 and ask to speak to Bushra Javed, Self-Advocacy Community Advocacy Manager.

Download the forms by clicking on each button. Then, once completed, please email them to jobs@advonet.org.uk.

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