Assistant Welfare Rights Adviser
|Job Type:||Permanent - Full Time|
Section: Housing Support
Hours: 37 hours per week
Salary: Grade 4, £20,541 - £23,111 per annum
Appointment subject to a satisfactory enhanced DBS check.
The ability to communicate in Welsh is Essential.
Whilst the criteria for the post will remain Welsh essential we would look to accept applications from anyone who would be prepared to achieve the required level of Welsh language skills within a set timescale.
As this post is that of an Adviser, the successful candidate will be able to demonstrate a good working knowledge of the state benefits system and how to identify which benefits, tax credits, Universal Credit or statutory payments service users are entitled to, and be able to advise on and assist with the claim process. They should have a good understanding of how an individual’s circumstances can affect entitlement to benefits, be able to perform benefit checks and ‘better-off’ calculations, and have an understanding of how immigration and residence rules determine entitlements.
The job description/person specification for this post is attached below as a PDF
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|Contact Name:||CHRISTINE THOMSON|