Salary: £8.70 per hour
Hours: 25 per week
We are seeking a well-motivated person with a passion for social justice to provide Information and Advice to older people, their relatives and carers. Based in Harrogate this is a part time post which would suit someone with some experience of welfare rights work or has an existing knowledge of the benefits system.
- To undertake welfare benefits checks on a Face to Face and telephone basis and progress onto completion of forms for submission for relevant claims. A home visiting service is provided subject to needs.
- Provide a high-quality Advice Case Work service for older people. maintaining up-to-date files and records of interviews and service provided in accordance with our quality standards.
- Work as part of the regional team to share good practice and work towards improvement of the service and provide relief cover for colleagues on occasion.
- Work closely with other key local agencies and partners to ensure older people access all round support tailored to their needs.
Age UK North Yorkshire and Darlington provides a range of quality support services for people aged 50+, developed according to our user’s needs so that they can feel able to enjoy later life.
For further information and for an application pack please contact email@example.com Application deadline is Monday 28th October