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Benefit & Employment Adviser

Organisation: Parkinson’s UK
18 hours per week
£29,717.50 per annum (pro rata)
Location: Home-based
Deadline: 16 October, 2019

Imagine not being able to move, sleep, or smile. Feeling anxious or depressed and struggling to think or remember. Your body not feeling like your own. This is what Parkinson's can feel like. Every hour, two people in the UK are told they have Parkinson's – a brain condition that turns lives upside down, leaving a future full of uncertainty. Parkinson’s UK is an ambitious and dynamic charity, passionate about improving the lives of everyone affected by Parkinson’s.

We are working towards bringing forward the day that no-one fears Parkinson’s, and our pace and determination is stronger than ever. Join us!

About the role

You’ll provide advice and casework on welfare benefits and employment issues for people affected by Parkinson’s by phone, email and post. You’ll ensure that expert, high quality advice, information and support on welfare benefits and employment rights is provided to help everyone feel in control of life with Parkinson's.

What you’ll do

What you’ll bring

If you think you could help us, we would love to hear from you.

Closing date: 16 October
Interviews will be held on: 25 October

Parkinson's UK promotes a healthy work life balance with generous holiday allowance, flexi-time and flexible working. Please see our website for more information on our benefits.

For further details on how to apply, please see: Please note, supporting statements must demonstrate how you meet all the essential criteria of the person specification.

The successful candidate will also be required to provide their own broadband service with a minimum download speed of 2Mb.



Address: For further details on how to apply, please see: