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News and case law


Posted today at 10.31 by JackBarnet

UC claims being closed immediately after a £nil award…

I have had a claimant recently have the UC claim turned down but they have…

Updated today at 08.58 by unhindered by talent


Ah, the only one I could find was one with ‘Sample’ on it! Thanks. …

Updated 20 January today at 18.33 by roecab

Arts Council Grant and ESA

Not sure if this helps - if it is defned as taxable income or not…

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Maggie's Barts, St Bartholomew's Hospital, London, EC1A 7BE – 3 February, 2021

Benefits Advisor

37.5 hours per week
£24,461 – £31,649 dependent on experience

London, Birmingham, Glasgow or Belfast office or home-based – 1 February, 2021

Advice and Guidance Welfare Benefits Manager

The National Deaf Children's Society
35 hours per week
£33,134 - £39,218 per annum (Glasgow, Birmingham or Belfast office or home-based) or £36,517 - £43,279 per annum (London office)

Southwark, London – 1 February, 2021

Generalist Adviser – Covid-19 Financial Shield Project

Citizens Advice Southwark
NJC Salary Scale 6 - £29,194 to £30,754 per annum

Training & events

Online event – 28 January, 2021

Preparing for an Appeal Tribunal, Part 2

Benefits Training Company
Online event

Online event – 28 January, 2021

Learning to Advise - Handling Difficult Client Situations

Online event

Online event – 2 February, 2021

Universal Credit Update and Tactics (ONLINE)

Child Poverty Action Group
Online event