Financial Advocate for Scotland

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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?


Position: Named Financial Advocate

Location: Scottish Borders: in particular Galashiels, Kelso, Jedburgh and Hawick

The Lothians: in particular Midlothian

Some additional support elsewhere in Scotland and north east England as required

Hours: part-time (28-30 hours), with opportunity to increase subject to growth

Salary: Up to £23,821.30 per year pro rata.

Working pattern: Flexible – mainly weekdays

Deadline: Friday 29th November 2019

Financial Advocate Maddy working with person at workshopAn exciting opportunity has arisen in Scotland for a Named Financial Advocate to act in the role of appointee and financial advocate for people with a learning disability.

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 Lancashire.

For further information, download the job pack.

To apply, search for the vacancy (available shortly) and complete our online application form.

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