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Jobs at Citizens Advice Camden

Citizens Advice Camden in partnership with

The Royal Free Hospital

 

Post: Adviser – Welfare Benefits and Money/Debt
Hours:  21 hours per week (0.6 FTE)
Location: Citizens Advice Camden at near Regents Park and outreach locations in North London
Starting Salary: £17,384 to £18,100 depending on experience
Contract: Permanent
Start Date: Early 2019

Citizens Advice Camden is the leading provider of voluntary sector advice services in Camden and one of the largest Citizens Advice in London. We help approximately 9,400 people each year with free, confidential and impartial advice on a wide range of issues.

We have a vacancy within our Information and Advice Service for the Royal Free Hospital’s Renal Unit, based at our office near Regents Park and the hospital’s dialysis centres. This is a challenging role for an experienced adviser to provide advice and casework services for clients affected by kidney illness.

You will possess –

  • an in-depth knowledge of welfare benefits;
  • experience of providing money/debt advice;
  • the ability to provide information and advice options and referrals for clients in relation to employment, housing, and other areas of social welfare law;
  • an understanding of the issues faced by our clients;
  • a willingness to adopt a flexible working pattern to meet client needs.

If you have the necessary skills, commitment, and resilience this is a great opportunity to progress your career amongst a highly supportive team, so apply now.

Successful candidates will be required to undertake an enhanced DBS check.

 

Job Description and Person Specification

Application Form

Application Guidance Notes

 

Completed applications should be submitted to Recruitment@camdencabservice.org.uk by the closing date/time.

Closing date:  Monday, 7 January 2019 at 10.00am

Interview date:  Wednesday, 16 January 2019

 

Citizens Advice Camden is an equal opportunities employer. We encourage applications from all sections of the community.

All shortlisted candidates should note that if appointed they will be required to provide documentary evidence of their right to work in the UK, in order to comply with the statutory requirements.

 

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