Locum Specialist Caseworker (Welfare Benefits & Debt)

Organisation: Islington People's Rights
Variable hours per week
£16.17 per hour
Location: Islington
Deadline: 1 June, 2018

Islington Peoples Rights (IPR) is an independent welfare rights and debt advice service, founded over 40 years ago. We are a well-established organisation with a track record of delivering high quality services. Further information at www.ipradvice.org.uk

We wish to recruit a number of locum specialist caseworkers, available to work on a short term or adhoc basis. You must be flexible and able to work at short notice.

We deliver our services through a number of grants and contracts from different national and local funders including; Islington Council, Camden & Islington NHS Foundation Trust, Trust for London, Thames Water Trust Fund and the Henry Smith Charity. We provide welfare benefits and debt advice in a number of community settings such as community centres, community mental health teams, drug and alcohol rehabilitation venues, and our main office in Holloway.

Our main office at the Manor Gardens Centre in Holloway, London N7 6LA, is well served by public transport, including buses trains and tubes.

You will be providing specialist welfare rights and debt advice and casework to people in Islington. You will have knowledge and experience of working to the Specialist Quality Mark (SQM) Standard. Experience of representation at Tribunals and Appeals is desirable. Our locums see clients at various venues in the London Borough of Islington dealing with a wide range of welfare benefits and money advice/debt issues ranging from basic form filling to complex matters. Further information about the role at https://www.ipradvice.org.uk/vacancies/

To apply contact us by email info@ipradvice.org.uk. You will then be sent an application pack and further information.

Deadline for applications. Friday 1 June 2018. 5pm.

Contact

Address: Islington People's Rights
6-9 Manor Gardens
London N7 6LA

E-mail: info@ipradvice.org.uk

Tel: 020 7561 3685