Mental Health Advocate

Recruiter
MORGAN HUNT
Location
United Kingdom
Salary
£15.95 per annum
Posted
06 Oct 2017
Closes
07 Nov 2017
Sector
Legal
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Mental Health Advocate

We have a fantastic opportunity for an experienced Mental Health Advocate to join a growing and developing organisation who to enhance their capacity in the area of mental health in line with current and future trends

The successful candidate will provide Mental Health Advocacy for adults with mental health issues in community and hospital settings. You will also raise awareness of independent mental health advocacy, including older people and from minority ethnic communities

Candidates for the position of Mental Health Advocate will need:

  • Experience of the principles and practice of advocacy and an understanding of different forms of advocacy
  • Ability to listen and build trust, to encourage people to express their own views and to represent client's self-defined interests
  • Sound knowledge of mental health services, including current issues in policy and practice. Also health and social care practice and legislation
  • Worked with Older people and within a hospital setting

If you are interested in this opportunity, and meet the criteria outlined above, please apply ASAP!

Morgan Hunt is a multi award winning Employment Business for interim, contract and temporary recruitment and acts as an Employment Agency in relation to permanent vacancies. Morgan Hunt is an equal opportunities employer.


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