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Advocacy Liaison Officer

Enquiry Reference: 1240934

Hours: 21 hours per week, these hours will be agreed upon appointment however a level of flexibility is expected.

Experience and Skills: Experience of working on a 1 to 1 basis to deal with a variety of advocacy issues. Experience working with people with a learning disability.

How to Apply: An application pack can be downloaded from www.bit.ly/pfm-advocacy-liaison-officer or email helen.knowles@sefton.gov.uk for a pack to be emailed. Completed application forms to be returned to helenf@peoplefirst.uk.com.

Pay Type: Annual

Contract Type: Permanent

Job Type: Job

Job Purpose: Based in Bootle. This post is funded by the Steve Morgan Foundation. The post holder will provide one to one issue based advocacy support to people with a learning disability.

Main Responsibilities: To build relationships with community organisations, agencies and advice services. To be the liaison between the individual and community organisations/agencies creating a link that will enable the individual to address their issues.

Hours of Work: Part Time

Minimum Salary: £13442.00

Comments: People First Merseyside is a user-led self-advocacy organisation for adults with a learning disability. Interviews will take place on Thursday 30th January with a view to the post commencing on 1st April 2020.

Minimum Qualification Comments: Computer skills: Word, Powerpoint, Publisher, Excel, social media. Excellent communication skills

Closing Date: 03 Jan 2020

Interview Date: 30 Jan 2020

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