JOB VACANCY: Citizens Advice West Oxfordshire – Debt and Benefits Specialist Adviser (p/t)

Oxfordshire Specialist Advice Service

Debt and Benefits Specialist Adviser

The Old Print House, Marlborough Lane, Witney OX28 6DY

To provide specialist advice to younger people leaving care aged 16+, families and adults up to the age of 60, with a disability or long term illness or caring for someone with a disability or long term illness on welfare benefits, to assist them to claim benefits and to access services and support that will maximize their health and wellbeing and independent living as appropriate. Also, to provide advice and support with financial management and management of problem debt to users of this service of all ages.

This post is one of a team of Specialist Caseworkers who will be working throughout the county, alongside colleagues from Age UK Oxfordshire, to ensure that all people who have had contact with Social & Community Services have access to independent benefit advice and assistance and assistance with financial management and problem debt.

Hours: 18.5 hours per week

Salary Level: up to £23,000 pro rata

Holiday: 4.6 weeks & Bank Holidays pro rata

Pension: Workplace Pension Scheme Available

Request an application pack from recruitment@citizensadvicewestoxon.org.uk  or by calling 01993 892050

OSAS Specialist Caseworker Advert October 2020

Closing date:          12pm   Friday 30th October 2020