Are you interested to embark upon an award winning apprenticeship programme?

We are looking for an Apprentice Independent Advocate to support our provision of Advocacy services.

Working initially from our Accrington Head Office, you will learn to support people of all ages with Advocacy, including those with learning disabilities, people with mental health needs, people with physical and sensory impairment, older people and people that lack capacity. 

You will study and shadow trained Advocates to understand all aspects of Independent Advocacy support. 

Once successfully completed, this apprenticeship will lead to a Trainee Independent Advocate post.

It is also worth noting that Apprentices have the same opportunities as the rest of the team for training and development at Advocacy Focus and we nurture an Apprentice’s emotional well-being as part of our company wide Health and Well-being policy. 

If you answer yes to the four questions below, then download the job description today!

  • Are you at least 17 years of age?
  • Do you have a desire to work in Health & Social Care/Third Sector?
  • Do you have minimum grade 4 / C in both English and Maths?
  • Do you have an enthusiastic approach to learning and an ability to develop knowledge, skills and apply these to the role?
  • Advocacy Focus Apprentice Independent Advocate Job Description

Apply today!

To apply for the apprenticeship, please send an expression of interest letter and CV (if you have one) to [email protected]

Alternatively you can post this to us at: Advocacy Focus, First Floor, The Old Tannery, Eastgate, Accrington, Lancashire BB5 6PW

The position is to start mid September and the closing date for applications is the 30 September.