Personal Budgeting Support Officer

Citizens Advice Peterborough
24 Feb 2018
24 Mar 2018
Contract Type
Full Time
2 year fixed term contract with the possibility of extension 30 per week (Mon-Fri) 09:00 - 16:00 Peterborough became a full service area for Universal Credit in November 2017 and due to rising client demand we now need to recruit an additional team member to provide budgeting advice. As part of the role you will also help people become digitally aware and understand how to effectively manage their UC claim. You will assist people to adjust to managing their money on a monthly basis through personal budgeting support. Your role is to investigate the claimant's current financial and personal situation including digital skills, help claimants to prioritise and budget, and provide advice on how to cut expenditure and give assistance on dealing with debts and avoiding homelessness. Whilst your base will be our main office, you will be advising clients at Peterborough Jobcentre offices. The work will be wide ranging and varied, you will need to be confident and outgoing and able to work without close supervision due to the location of the service. Closing Date: Friday 6th April 2018 Interview Date: Thursday 12th April 2018 For more information and to apply, please click the apply on website button.