Disability Advocate

Closing date: 
5 Jun 2017
JOB TITLE: Disability Advocate RESPONSIBLE TO: Programme Manager HOURS OF WORK: 22 hours per week SALARY: £13908.69 per annum


Action Ability Belfast


Action Ability Belfast aims to promote the inclusion of people with disabilities into the community and to support the development of their natural abilities.


Job Purpose: 


This is an exciting post that offers a broad range of training opportunities, personal development, flexible working and valuable experience working with a wide range of individuals in the community. Job satisfaction a certainty, helping improve the lives of people with disabilities is hugely rewarding.


The Disability Advocate will deliver an independent advocacy service to service users/carers/parents by empowering people to express their views, wishes and choices. The Advocate will ensure that service users are able to remain as involved as possible in all decisions which affect their lives.


This post is funded through the Department for Communities Programme. 


For furtherinformation see job description


Closing date for receipt of applications is Monday 5th June 2017 at 12 noon.


Please return applications to:


[email protected]


The selection panel reserves the right to enhance the short-listing criteria in order to facilitate manageable shortlists.



The Upper Springfield Development Trust is an Equal Opportunities Employer.


Closing date:
5 Jun 2017 12 Noon
Job Information
Fixed term
Part time
22 hours per week
Contact Information
Jacqueline Fegan
BT12 7FP