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Generalist Adviser

Role: Generalist Adviser

Hours of Work: 37 hours

Holidays: 33 days plus statutory holidays

Salary: £20,661 to £21,268 plus employer’s pension contribution of 8% and health benefits

Location: Dewsbury but also working from Huddersfield  

The Generalist Adviser will ensure the availability of advice by delivering appointments in contact centres, working on specific advice projects, covering for the absence of contact centre staff and mentoring/supporting volunteers to develop and practise their skills

The successful candidate will have recent experience advising the general public, ideally in a number of enquiry areas such as benefits, debt, housing, employment, finance, careers, etc.

Closing date : Thursday 28th November at 12.00 NOON

 Interviews will be held on Wednesday 4th December

This job will involve some working from the first floor of our Huddersfield offices and we regret that there is no lift which means that it may be unsuitable for some people with a mobility impairment.

Please complete and submit the form below – do not send CVs or other supporting material as they will not be considered. The website contains other information about KCALC including our latest annual report which may be useful to you.

If you cannot complete and return this form electronically using Microsoft WORD please print off, complete by hand, and scan or photograph the form and submit this via email. Alternatively you may recreate the form in another format, using the same questions in the same order, and submit this. We can also provide our postal address if you wish to submit the form by post. We will do everything we can to read all forms submitted but if we cannot access your document then it cannot be considered.

If you have any queries about this job please email Please return your application forms to that email address and remember to include the diversity monitoring form.

We will retain and use the information you provide only for this recruitment process. It is necessary that we hold this information to operate a fair and equitable procedure. We will keep this securely and destroy it after six months unless you have been appointed to a role in which case it will form part of your employment record.

Kirklees Citizens Advice & Law Centre values diversity, promotes equality and challenges discrimination, and strives to be an Equal Opportunities employer. We encourage and welcome applications from people of all backgrounds.