Independent Mental Capacity Advocate (IMCA)
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
- Good working knowledge in areas of Safeguarding, Mental Capacity, Mental Health or other relevant specialty
Full accredited IMCA training will be provided.
£24,799 p.a. pro rata (NJC 19). 37 hours per week on a permanent contract. Exeter office-based working with the ability to travel across Devon.
Closing date: Wednesday 28th July 2021, 12pm. Interview date: Friday 6th August 2021.
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. Living Options Devon strives to be user-led in all that we do and we welcome applications from disabled and Deaf people.
For more information about the post please email Anne Phelan, IMCA Manager firstname.lastname@example.org