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Welfare Rights Officer (Full Time, Permanent), Skye and Lochalsh Citizens Advice Bureau

Job Details

Job title
Welfare Rights Officer
Closing date
Friday 24 January 2020
Interviews
W/C Monday 3 February 2020
Location
Portree
Hours per week
35
Type of contract
Permanent
Salary
£24,133 per annum

More about the job

About the job

Motivated person required who has knowledge of the benefit system and the ability to work as a representative. Excellent verbal and written communication skills are essential.  The role specifically focuses on welfare rights advice and representation work at Tribunal level.  The successful candidate will have a successful track record of working in a client facing environment, have the ability to research complex material and have excellent interpersonal skills.

Flexibility is required for lone working to meet with more vulnerable clients in locations suitable for them.                        

How to apply

For further details and information on how to apply, please contact Morag Hannah, Bureau Manager, Skye & Lochalsh CAB, The Green, Portree, Isle of Skye, IV51 9BT.

Email: morag.hannah@slcab.org.uk

 

Please note that the post is subject to the disclosure of criminal history information.