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Welfare Rights Adviser (part time, fixed term) - Moray Citizens Advice Bureau

Job Details

Job title
Welfare Rights Adviser
Closing date
Friday 24 September 2021
Monday 11 October 2021
Hours per week
21 hours per week (Weds to Fri)
Type of contract
Fixed-term contract: 3 year from commencement date. This post is funded by the National Lottery Community Fund.

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About the job

Moray Citizens Advice Bureau, based in Moray, is an independent and innovative advice organisation providing holistic advice and support to local people. 

We are looking for a client-focused individual to join us as a Welfare Rights Adviser. In this specialist role you will help clients presenting with a broad range of benefit enquiries including, doing full benefits checks, representing clients for both new disability / other benefit applications, renewals and appeals. Together with other core and specialist advisors you will support clients experiencing financial hardship to get the help they need in relation to housing, debt, physical and mental health difficulties.  We adopt a holistic approach to our service delivery and anticipate demand will come from clients with disabilities, clients experiencing mental health issues; caring responsibilities and other complex benefit and debt related issues. All Moray CAB services are tailored to individual client needs.

Employee benefits: Moray Citizens Advice Bureau offers excellent terms and conditions and a pension scheme. Moray Citizens Advice Bureau is an inclusive employer considering flexible working arrangements where appropriate.

How to apply

To request an application pack, please email  or telephone 01343 559001 / 559004 or pick up an application pack at 6 Moss Street, Elgin, IV30 1LU.

About the employer

The Moray Citizens Advice Bureau is committed to equal opportunities both in service provision and employment.

Charity number: SC018026                      Charity name: Moray Citizens Advice Bureau

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