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Full Time (Mon – Fri), £27,000 per annum

Initially fixed term to 31st March 2023 but may be extended dependant on funding

We are looking for an experienced welfare benefits adviser to join our friendly and committed Later Life Planning team at Age UK Barnet. You will support with the delivery of welfare benefits advice services both from the office and in the community.

As part of our team, you will be responsible for providing a high-quality welfare benefits advice service to clients via face-to-face appointments, telephone and email. You will have excellent communication skills and detailed knowledge of the range of the current welfare benefits system, applications, and processes. You will also have an understanding of the needs of vulnerable clients.

The Later Life Planning service aims to enable older people living in the London Borough of Barnet, and their carers, to manage and plan for the challenges of ageing whilst retaining independence, choice, and control in their lives.

In return we will provide regular support and supervision, development training and 5 weeks holiday per year. We also offer a work-based pension scheme.

Age UK Barnet is an equal opportunities employer and positively encourages applications from suitably qualified and eligible candidates. We are committed to safeguarding adults at risk, and children, from abuse and neglect. We expect everyone who works with us to share this commitment.

See below for an application form, job description and personal specification. For any other questions, please email jenny.jean-charles@ageukbarnet.org.uk or telephone 0208 432 1418.

No CVs please.

 

HOW TO APPLY

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