Inhouse

Independent Advocate

Independent Advocate

  • No matter who they are, what they have done or what they have been through. Our purpose is to transform the lives of the UK's most vulnerable children. Our vision is to realise Thomas Barnardo's dream of a world where no child is turned away. values from the Christian faith.
  • In this key in-house role you will provide an independent advocacy service for children and young people from priority groups.
  • Your role will be assisting children and young people to express their thoughts and views, ensuring that they can participate in the processes that affect their lives. You will also contribute to service development and evaluation.
  • Experience of working directly with children, young people and families in a paid or voluntary setting will be essential, along with a sound understanding of child protection issues and a current driving license and access to a car for business purposes.
  • Experience of advocating on behalf of children and/or young people is desirable.
  • No matter who they are, what they have done or what they have been through. Our purpose is to transform the lives of the UK's most vulnerable children. Our vision is to realise Thomas Barnardo's dream of a world where no child is turned away. values from the Christian faith.
  • In this key in-house role you will provide an independent advocacy service for children and young people from priority groups.
  • Your role will be assisting children and young people to express their thoughts and views, ensuring that they can participate in the processes that affect their lives. You will also contribute to service development and evaluation.
  • Experience of working directly with children, young people and families in a paid or voluntary setting will be essential, along with a sound understanding of child protection issues and a current driving license and access to a car for business purposes.
  • Experience of advocating on behalf of children and/or young people is desirable.