Volunteer Advocates Wanted

Could you be an OCD Action Volunteer Advocate?

We have been awarded 5 years funding from the Big Lottery Fund to provide a new service, called ‘Advocacy for OCD’ and we are now looking for 20 volunteers across England only to be part of this unique & exciting service.

 

Why should you apply?

We will provide you with all the necessary training and support to carry out the role as well as covering any travel expenses you might incur. Volunteers need to have personal experience of OCD either first hand or as a friend/family member of someone with OCD, well developed communication and engagement skills, be empathetic, diplomatic and assertive and have a non-judgemental attitude.

If you feel that you have the skills necessary and would like to play a key role in improving the lives of people with OCD please complete the attached application form and either email it to collette@ocdaction.org.uk or post it to: Collette Byrne, Advocacy Manager, OCD Action, Suite 506-507 Davina House, 137-149 Goswell Road, London EC1V 7ET.

 
The application deadline for this role is 5pm on Wednesday 2nd September.
Training for this role will take place on the 4th and 5th September in Birmingham.

If you have any questions then you can ring Collette on 020 7253 5272.