Location

Advice Centre, County Hall, High Street, Newport, Isle Of Wight, PO30 1UD


Salary

Salary £20,000 to £23,500 FTE (depending on experience)


Type

Flexible 15 to 22.5 hours per week (Job share considered)


Job Description

Citizens Advice Isle of Wight is looking for a Macmillan Caseworker, covering Isle of Wight, based in Newport 

Salary £20,000 to £23,500 FTE (depending on experience) 

This service is a countywide advice service for people affected by cancer. The post holder will be based in Newport Citizens Advice but will be part of the wider Hampshire team, and supervised remotely. This post mainly involves advising clients on Welfare Benefits, including some travel to outreaches and home visits, as well as providing advice via a telephone helpline. Some publicity and promotion work is also required. 

Caseworkers will manage their own caseload and need to be experienced in benefit advice work, have excellent communication skills, self-motivation and IT capability. 

For more information please visit https://citahants.org/vacancies.html or contact [email protected] 

Please note, CVs cannot be considered. 

For an informal discussion about the role, please contact: 

Sue Alford, Service Manager
07875 536428 (Tues-Thurs). 

Closing date for applications 10am 21st August 2019 
Interviews to be held on 12 September 2019 

All successful applicants are subject to a DBS check 

For more information, please download a full job description.


How to Apply

Please send all completed application packs to [email protected]