Vacancy Welfare Rights Officer

Vacancy Welfare Rights Officer

7th January 2020


Closing dateFriday 24 January 2020
Location: Portree
Hours per week: 35
Salary: £24,133 per annum
About the job

Motivated person required who has knowledge of the benefit system and the ability to work as a representative. Excellent verbal and written communication skills are essential.  The role specifically focuses on welfare rights advice and representation work at Tribunal level.  The successful candidate will have a successful track record of working in a client facing environment, have the ability to research complex material and have excellent interpersonal skills.

Flexibility is required for lone working to meet with more vulnerable clients in locations suitable for them.                        

How to apply

For further details and information on how to apply, please contact Morag Hannah, Bureau Manager, Skye & Lochalsh CAB, The Green, Portree, Isle of Skye, IV51 9BT.