Expert by Experience

1 day left

Recruiter
EasyWeb NFP
Location
Coventry
Salary
£7.83 per hour
Posted
30 Oct 2018
Closes
20 Nov 2018
Ref
00324205
Contact
Candidate Services
Function
Administration
Sector
Community
Hours
Full Time
Contract Type
Permanent
Expert by Experience

Our client supports people who face disadvantage or discrimination to have a voice that counts. Providing advocacy and user involvement services across England, They are a growing organisation working with people who are vulnerable or marginalised to raise their voices and have their rights respected.

Position: Expert by Experience
Location: Coventry / Warwickshire, Solihull & Arden
Job type: Permanent, Casual
Salary: National Living Wage £7.83 per hour

Closing date for applications: 20th November, 2018

About the role:

They are looking for experts by experience to support service users and their families at, Care and Treatment Reviews (CTR), Care, Education and Treatment Reviews (CETR) and Local Emergency Area Protocols (LEAP). Across the areas of Coventry Warwickshire, Solihull, and Arden.

You will offer clinicians and commissioners a perspective that is informed by your experience, enabling service reviews to take the views of the service user into consideration.

About you:

- Ability to communicate directly with people who use services and their families in a range of ways
- Ability to contribute to compiling a report (with or without support)
- Ability to directly question issues and practices
- Ability to recognise what good practices and services look like
- You will be reliable and punctual and flexible
- The ability to travel to reviews (with or without support)
- Use email, & telephone to communicate (with or without support)
- Undertake a DBS check if not already part of the update service

You may have experience of the following: Expert by Experience, Service User Expert, Support Worker, Healthcare Assistant, Care Assistant, Advocate, Advocacy, Care Worker, Project Officer, Health and Social Care, Social Worker, Service Coordinator, Community Care, Mentor, Expert Practitioner,