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Energy and Benefits Adviser - Dalkeith and District Citizens Advice Bureau

Job Details

Job title
Energy and Benefits Adviser
Closing date
Monday 20 May 2024
Hours per week
Type of contract
Fixed term to 31 March 2026, continuation subject to funding
£29,000 pa pro rata (£23,200 pa) plus employer's pension contribution

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About the job

The post holder will provide specialist information, advice and support to people in Midlothian who are facing financial hardship, with a focus on addressing issues with benefits and maximising home energy efficiency and cost-saving. They will provide the service flexibly, by phone, email at the CAB and local community venues as required.

Experience of advice-giving and managing a complex caseload and an up to date understanding of the Scottish and UK benefits system are essential. Awareness of services to support people facing financial hardship and experience of using a case management system are an advantage.

How to apply

For further information and an application form, please use the links at the bottom of this page.

Please return your completed application form (preferably via e-mail) by 5.00pm on the closing date of Monday, 20 May 2024

If returning by post, please ensure it arrives by the closing date and time, and please mark envelope ‘Private and Confidential - Job Application’ and send to:

Julie Podet, Bureau Manager, Dalkeith & District CAB, 2-8 Buccleuch Street, Dalkeith EH22 1HA

If you have any queries regarding the post or the application process, please do not hesitate to contact Julie Podet for further information using the above email address.

About the employer

Dalkeith & District Citizens Advice Bureau (CAB). Company Limited by Guarantee in Scotland No.SC 000593.  Scottish Registered Charity No. SC 332676. Authorised and regulated by the Financial Conduct Authority Ref FRN:6174461

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