Senior Advocate - Team Management

Salary: £25,951 p.a.

Full Time: 37 Hours per Week

Location: Stoneleigh, Warwickshire

We are looking for a motivational IMHA or IMCA advocate to lead our skilled team of advocates in providing a high quality statutory and general advocacy service. You will also be encouraged to identify opportunities to develop and extend our Advocacy Services.

Key responsibilities include:

·       Line management of the Advocacy Team to include appraisal and supervision, pastoral support, personal development and assignment and monitoring of caseload.

·       Working closely with the Senior Advocate Complex Cases and Contract Management service users and external partners  in the day to day  delivery of the service.

·       Setting clear objectives, tasks and performance targets for the Advocacy Team.

·       Ensuring all advocates are aware of their responsibilities in relation to safeguarding.


With a demonstrable understanding of the Care Act and Mental Health legislation, as it applies to the delivery of advocacy services, you will have:

·       a recognised qualification in advocacy e.g. City and Guilds /Diploma

·       experience working as an IMHA or IMCA advocate

·       team management or supervisory experience

·       experience of case management systems

·       excellent communication and report writing skills


Please note this role is subject to a Disclosure and Barring check


To obtain full role descriptions and person specifications please request an information pack by emailing us at  or telephone  Vicki Carwardine on: 02476 697443


To apply:

For the Post of Senior Advocate –Team Management please send your completed application form, which you will find in the information pack, to us.

All applications should be emailed

Please note that the closing date for this post is: Monday 26th June 2017

Interviews for the post of Senior Advocate 14th July.