About this opportunity
A Citizen Advocate is an unpaid member of the local community who is orientated and supported by the coordinator, to speak up on the behalf of a vulnerable person. The coordinator finds a person with an intellectual disability who need support and recruits a voluntary advocate to be matched with them
Advocates support an individual to make decisions about their life and advocate for their rights and interests.
Covid-19 vaccination . Driver's Licence (C) . National Police Certificate *. Working with Children Check *.
There is no specific skills or qualifications required for this position. However, the Citizen Advocate must be friendly and have compassion.
1 hour every fortnightType of work
- Companionship & Social Support
- Mediation & Advocacy
internal training will be providedReimbursement
police check paid by organisation