Working at Advocacy Support Cymru provides you with the opportunity to make a difference. We offer a comfortable working environment within a supportive team culture.

We look forward to receiving your application and meeting you if successful in shortlisting.

Trustee Vacancies

Advocacy Support Cymru (ASC) is a registered charity with offices in Llandarcy and Cardiff. ASC provides statutory independent mental health and mental capacity advocacy across much of South Wales and currently employ 46 staff and has an annual turnover of £1.5m.

This is a non-salaried position however expenses are paid. 

The Charity Commissions 6 key duties of a Charity Trustee: 

1. Ensure the charity is carrying out its purpose for the public benefit

2. Comply with the Charity's governing document and the law

3. Act in the Charity's best interests

4. Manage the Charity's resources responsibly

5. Act with reasonable care and skill

6. Ensure that the Charity is accountable

With respect to the above, you will be expected to play an important role in the governance of the organisation, the maintenance of a vital and healthy organisational culture and the business development of the organisation as a whole in a highly competitive specialist field. 

Interviews will take place at our Cardiff Office:

Charterhouse 1, Links Business Park, Fortran Road, St Mellons, Cardiff, CF3 0LT.

A Document Pack is available to download below which includes:

ASC Trustee Information Pack

ASC Trustee Application Form


Deadline:  For those interested in taking on this exciting opportunity and possess the skills required, please forward your application as soon as possible.

There is no fixed deadline as we are always on the lookout for energetic and motivated Trustees to join our Board.

However, we do have vacancies to actively fill at the moment. 


We look forward to hearing from you. 

Staff Vacancies

Marketing & Business Development Manager (Cardiff based)

Our charity, a leading provider of mental health advocacy, is looking for an experienced Marketing & Business Development Manager to join our team.

About Us

Advocacy Support Cymru (ASC) is a registered charity with offices in Cardiff and Swansea.  We provide Independent Mental Health and Mental Capacity Advocacy Services across most of South Wales, employing 44 employees.

About you

You will have strong people management experience, exceptional written and verbal communication skills, be a good relationship builder with effective negotiating skills and relevant business planning experience. You will be proactive, innovative and highly organised with strong project management skills, a meticulous attention to detail and a demonstrable track record of preparing successful tenders.

Marketing, social media and brand management experience are highly desirable.

The role

The successful candidate will be responsible for researching, leading and managing potential development and funding streams, in addition to building the marketing and communication function.   The role will be a key driver in the promotion of the organisation, as well as securing funding, and building partnerships with other organisations.

The salary band for the role is £30,044 to £32, 582 based on a 37 hour week.  This is a permanent full time role at 37 hours per week.

Essential Information

You must be able to drive and have access to a car during the working week.

Closing Date: 5pm, 14th May 2021.

Only successful candidates will be contacted for interview.  Interviews will be conducted in English and will take place on Monday, 24th May 2021.

Application packs can be downloaded by clicking on the download button below.

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