PART TIME Patient Support & Advocacy Officer, up to 25 hours per week – POST REF: ESAO
Home-based (travel required)
Area: East of Scotland
Salary: £17,000 per annum based on 25 hours per week
An exciting opportunity has arisen to work for The British Kidney Patient Association as Patient Support & Advocacy Officer for East of Scotland. The British Kidney Patient Association wish to appoint an enthusiastic and ambitious individual who has excellent communication skills and the ability to work with patients, carers, health professionals and relevant health and community stakeholder groups throughout the East of Scotland. The successful applicant will join our team of experienced Advocacy Officers. Full training will be provided. The position will be home-based; travel within the region will be required.
A full job description and person specification are available by request via email at firstname.lastname@example.org by phone 01420 541424 or from BKPA Headquarters at the British Kidney Patient Association, 3 The Windmills, St Mary’s Close, Turk Street, Alton GU34 1EF.
The position is subject to satisfactory references and a DBS check.
Closing date for applications is: 29th June
Interview date: 8th July
Interviews are to be held in: Edinburgh
Starting date: 5th September
Applications by CV and covering letter should be addressed to Nicholas Palmer, Head of BKPA Patient Support Services, at the address above and clearly marked “Advocacy Application” with the post reference (“ESAO”) on the application.