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£12,337 per annum, paid monthly in arrears
20 hours per week

Could you help us to support older people to have a better quality of life? Do you have the skills to help people access their rights and entitlements? Then this role is for you! Our Advice & Information Service for older people deals with over 6500 enquiries per year across two offices and outreach provision. This post will deliver the organisation’s Advice & Information service in Darwen, providing a high quality, customer focussed service including case work. The service offers support on a wide range of issues including welfare benefits and the Care Act, working with a small team of volunteers.

We are seeking to recruit a motivated individual who has experience of welfare rights, of providing advice to the public and a knowledge of the needs of older people. Excellent communication skills, good organisational skills and the ability to work on own initiative are also essential.

Please note we cannot accept CVs

This post will be subject to an enhanced disclosure

Closing date: 9am on Tuesday 28th January 2020
Interview dates: Wednesday 5th February

Please access the full job pack below. Completed application forms can be returned to admin@ageukbwd.org.uk or by post to Age UK Blackburn with Darwen, 4 King Street, Blackburn, BB2 2DH.