Universal Credit Adviser
Role: Universal Credit Adviser
Hours of Work: 37 hours per week
Holidays: 33 days plus statutory holidays
Salary: £20,971 plus employer’s pension contribution of 8% and health benefits
Location: Dewsbury but could involve an element of working from home by mutual agreement.
Kirklees Citizens Advice & Law Centre has a vacancy for a Universal Credit Adviser based in Dewsbury. The postholder will deliver the Citizens Advice Help to Claim service in Kirklees supporting and advising people seeking to make a claim for Universal Credit.
The successful candidates will have good interpersonal skills, preferably obtained in a customer care setting. They will ideally have a knowledge of Welfare Benefits, especially Universal Credit, and have experience in providing advice or information to the public and in assisting people to use IT and online applications.
Closing date: Wednesday 15 December 2021 at NOON
Interview dates (interviews will take place by Zoom): week commencing 20 December 2021
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