BARROW AND DISTRICT DISABILITY ASSOCIATION
Part-time DISABILITY ADVICE AND BENEFITS ADVISER (21 hours pw) to June 2016
Salary £19,817 (pro rata)
The Association is looking for a fourth member to join our Disability Advice and Benefits Service. The person will be required to provide general and more complex disability information and advice and welfare benefits advice, including preparation of appeals to a wide range of clients.
Applicants must have an in-depth knowledge of disability and welfare benefits and eligibility criteria, and experience of advising clients on these. Knowledge of the appeals process would be an advantage.
The successful applicant will be required to work Monday, Thursday and Friday 9.00am to 5pm with one hour for lunch, and will be a driver with access to a car.
Applicants should provide a c.v, letter of application and names and addresses of two referees.
Further details of the post available from the Projects Officer, 71 – 77 School Street, Barrow-in-Furness, LA14 1EJ, telephone 01229 432599 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
Closing date for applications is Wednesday 12th November, 2014.