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Location: Middlesbrough (Office base in Middlesbrough)

Salary: £10.22 per hour

Hours per week: 7 hours – flexible

Type of contract: Fixed term – 1 year

Role details:

 We are seeking to employ a Welfare Benefits Advisor to provide benefit advice for people aged 50+ in Teesside.

Applicants must have a proven track record of recent benefits advice including casework. You will need up-to-date knowledge of social security legislation and practice.

The successful candidate will advise and assist clients with welfare benefit related issues. This will include providing full benefit checks, advising on potential claims, completing application forms and taking action on the client’s behalf. You will also be actively involved in negotiating, and liaising with, statutory agencies.

Applicants need to be flexible, organised and team-spirited. Successful applicants will have access to training, support and a rewarding career.

Closing Date for applications:  Friday 20th September 2019 at 4 p.m.

Interviews will take place shortly afterward

For an application form and job description please click on the links below or email anne.sykes@ageukteesside.org.uk

 

These posts are subject to DBS Enhanced Disclosure

 CVs will not be accepted

 

Age UK Teesside is an Equal Opportunities Employer

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