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Kinship Care Regional Support Officer (21 hours) - Penicuik Citizens Advice Bureau

Job Details

Job title
Kinship Care Regional Support Officer
Closing date
Friday 18 January 2019
Hours per week
Type of contract
£15801 pa (£26,335 pro rata) plus travel expenses and employer contribution to a pension scheme

More about the job

About the job

Enthusiastic, motivated person with thorough working knowledge of the benefits system required as Kinship Care Regional Support Officer based at Penicuik CAB. The post holder will work with the Citizens Advice Bureaux in the defined regional area of Stirling, Clackmannanshire, Falkirk, East and West Lothians, Midlothian, Edinburgh, Fife, the Western Isles and the Scottish Borders. The officer will support bureaux in the provision of advice to Kinship Carers, deliver training and co-ordinate regional activities.

The post holder will work closely with local services and stakeholders, such as kinship care groups to provide support, share information and raise awareness of the service.

Applicants must hold a current driving license and have access to a car on a daily basis

How to apply

Further information and an application form are available using the links at the bottom of this page.

Completed applications should be marked confidential and submitted to:

The Manager
Penicuik Citizens Advice Bureau
14a John Street
EH26 8AB
E mail:

Closing date: Noon on Friday 18 January 2019.

Please note that the post is subject to a Disclosure check.

About the employer

The CAB is committed to equal opportunities both in service provision and employment.
Charity number: SC01442. Charity name: Penicuik Citizens Advice Bureau