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The Advocacy Project has a well-earned reputation for providing high quality advocacy and user involvement. We are a diverse and inclusive organisation.

We’re looking for exceptional people to join our talented and committed team. Your values are as important as your skills and experience. If you’re passionate about creating a world in which every person has a voice, we’d like to hear from you.

We’re excited about growing and developing, with new opportunities to join us over the next few months. Read more about what we’re up to.

You can see more about the background to The Advocacy Project, and about people who work for us.

 

Current vacancies

 

Mental Health Peer Mentoring Worker

Hours: 22.5 hours per week
Location: Hackney, London
Closing date:
26 June, 12 noon

Mental Health Voice is a user involvement project in which people with mental health issues are involved in shaping local services. This role will work with Mental Health Voice to deliver a peer mentoring service. You will recruit mentors and receive mentee referrals from people with lived experience of mental illness.

 

Administrator

Hours: 37.5 hours per week
Location: Hackney, London
Closing date:
3 July, 12 noon

This role will provide administrative support to an exciting new pilot project in Hackney – the Personal Health Budget project – which supports people who have severe mental health issues to develop a tailored package of care. You’ll support our referral telephone line; taking referrals, assessing basic eligibility and recording details on the case management system. We’ll provide full training.

 

Forensic Advocacy Manager

Hours: 37.5 hours per week
Location: Broadmoor Hospital, Berkshire
Closing date:
10 July, 12 noon

We’re looking for an exceptional Forensic Advocacy Manager (High Secure) to work in the high secure units at Broadmoor Hospital. You will lead a skilled, motivated and passionate team of five advocates providing a high quality accessible IMHA service to the patients at Broadmoor.

 

Independent Mental Health Advocate (Forensic)

Hours: 37.5 hours per week
Location: Broadmoor Hospital, Berkshire
Candidates: this full-time role is only open to male applicants due to service needs
Closing date:
10 July, 12 noon

We’re searching for an exceptional Independent Mental Health Advocate (Forensic) to work in the high secure units at Broadmoor Hospital.  The role will have a strong appeal to advocates wishing to specialise in forensic contexts.

 

Independent Mental Health Advocate (Forensic)

Hours: 22.5 hours per week
Location: Broadmoor Hospital, Berkshire
Candidates: this part time role is open to everyone
Closing date:
10 July, 12 noon

We’re searching for an exceptional Independent Mental Health Advocate (Forensic) to work in the high secure units at Broadmoor Hospital.  The role will have a strong appeal to advocates wishing to specialise in forensic contexts.

 

Mentees

We are looking for people who would like emotional and practical support from a mentor. Contact Maureen Brewster for more details on or 07934 298720.

 

 

 

 

 

 

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