Work with us Current vacancies Relevant Person’s Paid Representative vacancy - South Coast Job title: Relevant Person’s Paid Representative Job reference: 66 Contract type: Permanent Hours: Full time – 37 hours, 5 days per week, Monday to Friday 9am - 5pm Location: Home Based – South Coast Salary: £20,000 - £22,438.000 per annum, + Benefits Closing date: 09:00 am, Tuesday 9th August 2016 About us: Giving people a voice – and making sure it’s heard – is something POhWER does every day. We’re all about promoting equality, challenging unfairness and giving disadvantaged and vulnerable people access to high quality information, advice and advocacy services. POhWER is a registered charity that provides a range of services across England. About the role: An exciting opportunity has arisen for one Relevant Person’s Paid Representative’s to join our South Coast team working on a Relevant Person’s Paid Representative service across the South Coast. About you: You will be supporting a wide range of vulnerable people with sometimes profound and multiple needs, so ideally you will have experience of this type of work, along with a good working knowledge of voluntary organisations. You will be a confident positive team player, able to work in partnership with clients and professionals, gaining an understanding of their issues by listening, exploring options and taking action as directed by them. Our ideal candidates will have worked in advocacy, Information and advice or similar role before, ideally in a health, social care or voluntary setting and will have experience of working with vulnerable adults. You will need to have a flexible attitude and must be comfortable handling highly sensitive information, and in seeking support and supervision. Strong communication skills and time management skills will be required and you will need to be computer literate. A Because of the nature and location of the role, applicants must live within or very close to the South Coast, have a full driver’s licence and access to their own transport. Full job description: Relevant Person’s Paid Representative full job description How to apply: Fill in the application form. (Your application will only be considered if you submit a fully completed application form attached) Once completed, please send your application form to firstname.lastname@example.org or if you are having any problems, call 01438 846023.