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

HR Officer

Are you an experienced HR professional looking for a standalone role?

Do you have experience in everything HR related from administration to influencing the strategic HR policy?

Can you build relationships with all levels of an organisation?  

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 46 employees.

About the role

We are looking to recruit an experienced HR professional who shares our ideals of empowerment, transparency and giving people a voice.

The successful candidate will report to the Director, and will be responsible for providing a generalist HR function.  In addition, the HR Officer will provide support in the running of payroll, and will have the ability to run payroll in the absence of the Finance and Admin Manager.  Therefore, previous experience of working with QuickBooks Payroll would be a distinct advantage.


About you

You will have an HR or employment law qualification and/or be CIPD qualified with experience in a similar role.

Essential Information

This role is based in Cardiff. But as ASC is a multi-site Charity, you must be willing and able to travel within our area of operation.


The salary band for the role is £22,127 to £24,360 based on a 37 hour week.

Closing Date: - 5pm Friday 22 November 2019


Only successful candidates will be contacted for interview. Interviews will be conducted in English.

Application packs can be obtained by clicking on the Download button below.

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