Devon-wide, dynamic, progressive, user-led organisation seeks:
Independent Mental Capacity Advocate (IMCA)
- £24,799 p.a. (NJC 19)
- 37 hours per week (with opportunity for further hours if required)
- Exeter office based working with ability to travel across Devon.
The Independent Mental Capacity Advocacy (IMCA) Service is part of the Devon Advocacy Consortium, commissioned by Devon County Council to provide a high quality advocacy service across Devon and Torbay.
We are looking for someone with:
- A good understanding of the principles of advocacy;
- Experience of working with people who have a range of disabilities and communication problems; and
- A good working knowledge in areas of Safeguarding, Mental Capacity, Mental Health or other relevant speciality
Full accredited IMCA training will be provided.
Closing date: 20th August 2019, 12pm
Interview date: 30th August 2019
Living Options Devon exists to ensure people with physical, learning and/or sensory disabilities and Deaf people with sign language can make an active and equal contribution in society.
For an application pack visit our website: www.livingoptions.org
or contact us at Living Options Devon, Ground Floor Units 3 - 4 Cranmere Court, Lustleigh Close, Matford Business Park, Exeter, EX2 8PW.
Email: firstname.lastname@example.org, Tel: 01392 459222,
SMS 07958 517919.
For more information about the post please contact Anne Phelan, IMCA Manager, using the contact details above.
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To submit your CV or for more infomation on job opportunities and working or volunteering for Living Options Devon, please get in touch:
Living Options Devon,
Ground Floor Units 3 - 4 Cranmere Court,
Matford Business Park,
Tel: 01392 459222
SMS: 07958 517919
Living Options Devon strives to be user-led in all that we do and we welcome applications from disabled and Deaf people.
We are always looking for volunteers, if you are interested, take a look at our current volunteering opportunities.