Financial advocate for Devon or Dorset
We have now recruited for this position. Please return to our main jobs page for current recruitment.
Do you like getting out and about and meeting different people?
Are you looking for a job that is both flexible and rewarding?
Do you believe that people with a learning disability should be as independent and in control of their money as they want?
Position: Named Financial Advocate
Location: Dorset: Weymouth & south Dorset, or Bournemouth and East Dorset
Location: Devon: Torquay and south Devon, or Exeter and East Devon
Hours: *Update* Part-time or full-time 16-39 hours, with opportunity to increase subject to growth
Salary: Up to £23,354.22 per year
Working pattern: Flexible – mainly weekdays, with some evening and weekends
Deadline passed: Monday 4th February 2019
Exact hours and area will be agreed between the successful candidate(s) and Dosh to meet the needs of people supported in different local areas. This may include recruiting more than one Advocate to cover different areas.
The successful applicant will work as part of a national team of Advocates providing support to individuals to manage their finances and claim benefits. This will enable them to reach decisions, make informed choices and express their views, giving them more control and independence with their money.
The successful applicant must show experience and knowledge of financial services or the benefits system. It will suit people who are looking for flexible hours working from home and are able to travel around their local area.
For further information, download the job pack.
To apply, search for vacancy 014130 and complete our online application form.