This is a key position within the Healthwatch Reading and Reading Voice Team, where you will lead the development and delivery of advocacy services across Reading. This is a part-time role working 24 hours a week. The current contract term is 17 months which maybe extended dependent on funding.
The applicant will be a qualified advocate and or have relevant experience in advocacy and leading and managing a service. The main duties of this role are to:
- ensure the rights of the most vulnerable members of our community are upheld
- manage and work with a team of local advocates and ensure they are appropriately supported
- work with key stakeholders and statutory partners to ensure services are working in the best way for our community.
To apply for this post you must send a copy of your CV and a covering letter illustrating how you meet the following person specification. To request a job pack with these details please send us an email.