Dewis Centre for Independent Living

Independent Advocate Post – re-advert


Salary: £ 20,661 pro rata    (NJC scale Point 22-25)

16 hours per week


Closing date for applications:  Friday, 1st September 2017 at 12noon.

Dewis C.I.L wish to recruit a dynamic, self motivated person committed to the rights of vulnerable people and the value of advocacy. The post holder will primarily be supporting and representing disabled people and unpaid carers in Conwy, but must also be confident working with adults in a variety of situations within a crisis advocacy service.

The post holder will be computer literate with a high standard of written and verbal communication. The position is based at our satellite office in Colwyn Bay, but will involve regular travel throughout the Conwy local authority area and to our head office in Pontypridd.

Dewis C.I.L is an independent voluntary organisation with an integrated management committee of disabled and non-disabled people. We particularly encourage disabled people and people with direct experience of disability to apply. This post is subject to a satisfactory DBS check.


For an application pack (CVs are not accepted) please contact:

Dewis Centre for Independent Living, Upper Boat Business Park, Pontypridd, CF37 5BP.

E-mail: [email protected]

Phone: 01443 827 930   


Interviews are scheduled to take place during the week commencing 11th September 2017 and will be held at the Head office in Pontypridd.