Financial Advocate for Dorset
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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?
We have just closed recruitment for this position. If you have applied, you will hear back shortly. If you have been invited to interview, you will find further details of the post below.
Position: Named Financial Advocate
Location: West Dorset including Weymouth
Hours: 18 hours, with opportunity to increase subject to growth
Salary: Up to £22,674 per year (pro rata: £10,464.92)
Working pattern: Flexible – mainly weekdays, with some evening and weekends
Deadline passed: Monday 5th February 2018
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 west Dorset.
For further information, download the job pack.
To apply, search for vacancy 007106 and complete our online application form.