ID: 151935

Crisis Advocate for Citizen Advocacy

Mentoring & Advocacy Regular - more than 6 months Across: Osborne Park WA, Burswood WA, Murdoch WA, Craigie WA, Ashby WA, West Perth WA, City Beach WA, Joondanna WA

About this opportunity

Citizen Advocacy is a not-for-profit organisation funded by the Australian Government through the Department of Social Services. Our aim is to provide additional support to vulnerable people with an intellectual disability by matching them with a caring member of the community who becomes their friend and advocate.

If you would like to know more about crisis advocacy, we’d love to talk to you! You don’t need special qualifications or skills other than having a big heart, being reliable and the desire to make a difference in someone’s life. A driving licence is usually required.

PLEASE NOTE: The nature of this role is NOT suitable for student placements or gaining work experience in the sector. We are unable to sign forms for Centrelink purposes.

Additional requirements

Driver's Licence (C) . National Police Certificate *.

Organisation to pay for police certificate.

* May be arranged via the Organisation. Details to be provided on expression of interest.
Time Required


Type of work
  • Companionship & Social Support
  • Disability Support
  • Mediation & Advocacy

We provide orientation and ongoing support.