National Advocacy Service for People with Disabilities: Senior Advocate (Fixed Term Contract) – Southern Region (Waterford)

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Senior Advocate – Southern Region (Waterford) – Fixed Term Contract

The National Advocacy Service for People with Disabilities is seeking to recruit a Senior Advocate for a temporary (Fixed Term) contract to cover an employment gap. The post will be based in the Southern Region (Waterford).

NAS provides an independent, confidential and free representative advocacy service that works exclusively for people with disabilities. The service is person-centred, accountable, accessible, impartial and independent of service providers, families and other supports.

The organisation has a particular remit for adults with disabilities who are isolated from their community and services, have communication differences, are inappropriately accommodated, live in residential services, attend day services and have limited informal or natural supports.

Salary: €47,675-53,022 (pro-rata) (It is anticipated that new entrants to the National Advocacy Service will be appointed on the 1st point of the scale, however, incremental credit, should it be awarded, will be based on previous relevant experience as set out on application form).
Location: Southern Region (Waterford)
Hours: The position is full time (35 hours per week) and may involve working some unsocial hours.

Full information on the role is available in the Candidate Pack

Application Procedure

The completed application form and a cover letter should be emailed (as an attachment) to recruitment@advocacy.ie stating ‘2110SASOUTH’ in the subject line)

Shortlisting may apply.

Canvassing will disqualify.

Applications and cover letter must be typed. CVs, late or incomplete applications will not be accepted.
Closing Date for Receipt of Application: Fri 22nd October 2021 at 5pm.

The National Advocacy Service is an equal opportunities employer.
Funded and supported by the Citizens Information Board.

Attachment Size
Candidate Pack 177.81 KB
Application Form 164 KB

General Info

Date Entered/Updated
14th Oct, 2021
Region
Waterford
Expiry Date
22nd Oct, 2021