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Independent Advocate for Older People

  • Part time
  • £23,080 pro-rata
  • Edinburgh
  • Closing 21st October 2019

  • Advertised from 8th October 2019
  • 28 hours per week. The post is initially funded until June 2020 and may be subject to continued funding depending upon negotiations between EARS and East Lothian Council.


EARS Independent Advocacy Service is an independent advocacy provider. We are advertising the following post:

Independent Advocate for Older People (28 hours) salary £23,080 (£18,464 pro rata). The post will be served by the EARS Edinburgh office.

This post - initially to June 2020 - will provide an independent advocacy service to older people and, when and where required, to people with a physical disability in East Lothian.

Application notes

We especially welcome applications from people with evidenced experience of providing advocacy and of working with older people. Applicants must drive and have access to their own transport.

For more information and an application pack, call 0131 478 8866 or you can download these from the attachments below.

Closing date for applications is Monday 21st October 2019 at noon.

Interviews are planned for the week beginning Monday 4th November.

Charity number. SC031518