National Advocacy Service for People with Disabilities: Senior Advocate - Greater Dublin Region

National Advocacy Service for People with Disabilities

The National Advocacy Service for People with Disabilities is seeking to recruit for a position in the Greater Dublin Region.

Senior Advocate – Greater Dublin Region – Specified Purpose Contract

The National Advocacy Service for People with Disabilities is seeking to recruit a Senior Advocate for a specified purpose contract to cover a career break. The post will be based in the Greater Dublin Region

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: Dublin – to cover Dublin and Wicklow.
Hours: The position is full time (35 hours per week) and may involve working some unsocial hours.

Full information on the role via the candidate pack and application form can be found on the NAS website:

Please Note that this is a re-advertisement – previous applicants do not need to reapply.

Application Procedure

The completed application form and a cover letter should be emailed (as an attachment) to stating SAGDROCT22 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: Monday 12th December at 5pm.

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

General Info

Date Entered/Updated
23rd Nov, 2022
Expiry Date
12th Dec, 2022