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The Advocacy People

Hours: up to 37 hours per week (minimum 22.5)
Salary: £23,314 per annum (pro rata) (Range £23000 - £26000)
Location: Cornwall – home based with travel within the region

Are you looking for a job where you will be supported to gain skills and qualifications?

Searching for a role where your qualities and expertise will make a real difference to people’s lives?

Hoping for a varied, interesting workload as part of a friendly, supportive team? If so, then read on!

A bit about us

We are an independent, Human Rights based charity and one of the UK’s largest providers of advocacy, advocacy-related and Healthwatch services who make sure people are heard when it matters most.

For more information about advocacy and what we do, please go to our website: where you will also find information about our attractive benefits package on the Jobs Vacancies page.

We are looking to recruit a permanent multi skilled advocate to join our busy Cornwall multi- disciplinary team, working up to 37 hours per week (full time) (minimum 22.5 hours per week), starting salary £23,314 per annum (pro rata).

About the role

In this exciting role you will primarily be concerned with supporting clients under the Mental Capacity Act, Care Act, NHS Health Complaints, Community and Parents with Children going through the Child Protection process in your locality.

To find out more about the role, please take a look at the Job description attached to the advert on our website: Search Vacancies (

What we need from you

We are looking for someone with the creativity and enthusiasm to support people in difficult circumstances, ideally with experience in a health or social care. If you haven’t got advocacy qualifications it’s not a problem, we can offer training. You’ll be mainly working from home but will also need to engage with your colleagues and external people.

As this role is home based with regular travel, mainly but not exclusively in Mid/East Cornwall, you must have access to both a stable home broadband service and your own transport as well as flexibility with working hours.

We also need you to be located in Cornwall.

If we sound like an organisation you would like to work for, click on this link for further information and to start your application, if not already there, in which case, apply today!

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