BENEFITS CASEWORKER/ADVOCATE

CITIZENS ADVICE BUREAU

BENEFITS CASEWORKER/ADVOCATE - Reading

Salary 28,000 per annum (35 hours per week)

The Reading Advice Network (RAN) is seeking an experienced and enthusiastic individual to deliver specialist advocacy and advice covering the full range of Welfare Benefits to clients in Reading - including referrals from partners of the Network.

Based at Reading Citizen's Advice Bureau this role will include acting for the client where necessary and preparing and presenting cases to the appropriate statutory bodies, tribunals and courts as necessary.

This post will be offered on a fixed term contract basis - terminating on the 12 December 2015.

The Reading Advice Network (RAN) is an exciting and challenging Big Lottery funded project that is bringing together local not for profit advice, information and support organisations with the collective commitment of increasing the provision, quality and consistencyof services to the communities of Reading and the creation of a support network through which member organisations can develop, share and train to the ultimate benefit of their clients.

For an application pack contact Chris Bennett (Reading Citizens Advice Bureau) on 0118 9523025 or email (by clicking on the 'Apply Now' link)

For an informal discussion about the Benefits Caseworker/Advocate role, please contact Eiliis McCarthy, Advice Service Manager, on 0118 9523022.

Deadline for applications: Tuesday 29th July 2014
Interviews: week beginning: 11th August 2014

Reading Citizens Advice Bureau Registered Charity No: 1042542

Job Type : Contract/Interim

Location : Reading

Salary : 28,000 per annum

Date Advertised : 10 Jul 2014


Sorry, this position is no longer available.

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