SENIOR WELFARE BENEFITS CASEWORKER

Recruiter
Citizens Advice
Location
Yorkshire and the Humber
Salary
Competitive
Posted
03 Aug 2019
Closes
16 Aug 2019
Sectors
Retail
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

SENIOR WELFARE BENEFITS CASEWORKER

MACMILLAN BENEFITS ADVICE SERVICE FOR SOUTH WEST LONDON

GBP28,500 pa

We comply with the government legislation on pension auto-enrolment OR up to 5% matching contribution to a personal pension.

35 hours per week

Based at South Norwood and various outreach locations

Fixed term - Until 31 st December 2020 (with possibility of extension)

An experienced Welfare Benefits Caseworker is sought to deliver our Macmillan Cancer Support (MCS) Project. Since 2013, MCS has funded a cross-CABx service between the Citizens Advice services of Croydon and Wandsworth, in a partnership with the four NHS Trusts. This project has given equal access to all people affected by cancer in SW London and integrates further with MCS direct services. The postholder will have prime responsibility for ensuring delivery of the five day a week benefits caseworker service with support from support workers. The postholder will be expected to offer outreach appointments at the Macmillan Centres at Croydon University and Epsom & St Helier Hospitals.

You will need at least two years in depth experience as a trained welfare benefits Citizens Advice caseworker or equivalent. Own transport is essential as there is a requirement to undertake outreach appointments. An enhanced DBS check will be required for this role.

Funded by Macmillan Cancer Support.

Closing date: 9am on Friday 30 th August 2019.

For an application pack, email or call . Please do not send CVs.

Registered charity number: 298761

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