Post:                                       Advocacy

Responsible to:                    Community Team Leader (CTL) 

Within team:                          Newbigin Community Trust 

Location:                               Lodge Road, Birmingham 

Hours:                                    Hours of Employment:         8 hours contracted

4 hour shifts across two days 

Start date:                             4th May 2021

Salary:                                   £9.50 per hour base rate (or Real Living Wage)

Disclosure Level:                Enhanced

Closing date:                         22nd April 2021

Interview Date:                     27th April 2021

Applications:                         Please email in your most up to date CV and cover letter to [email protected]

 

Safeguarding children and young people

All staff must have up to DBS checks and adhere to the Safeguarding Code of Conduct and NCT policies.

The successful candidate will have the following skills to be successful in the role:

• Have a good understanding of budgets and budgeting
• Be a good problem solver
• Have good negotiating skills
• Have previous experience in a similar role dealing with a variety of issues but not essential
• Maintain a high level of professionalism and confidentiality
• IT proficient
• Have good organisational skills

The successful candidate will receive relevant on the job training, will be required to work supervised to start with and will be expected to work independently but with advice from a senior member should the need arise.