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Outreach Adviser (Part Time, Fixed Term), Shetland Islands Citizens Advice Bureau

Job Details

Job title
Outreach Adviser
Closing date
Friday 24 May 2019
Hours per week
Type of contract
Fixed term
£23,249 - £25,472 per annum, pro rata

More about the job

About the job

We are looking for an enthusiastic individual with experience of providing advice and supporting vulnerable people to join us as an Outreach Adviser:

  • Deliver generalist advice in rural communities as part of CAB’s well established outreach service
  • Work one-to-one with clients to maximise their incomes and tackle fuel poverty through benefit applications and energy advice and support
  • Be part of a team of advisers working together to provide a high quality, holistic service

You will have a base in the main CAB office in Lerwick and deliver advice sessions on a monthly basis in 9 local health centres from Unst to Levenwick. You will also carry out home visits to vulnerable clients.

You will undertake the Citizens Advice Scotland Adviser Training Programme and specialist training in Energy Advice.

How to apply

Further information and an application form can be downloaded using the links at the bottom of this page.

Please return your form to:

Karen Eunson, Bureau Manager, Shetland Islands CAB, Market House, 14 Market Street, Lerwick, Shetland ZE1 0JP

or email

Application pack