Generalist Advice Worker

Better Leeds Communities has a strong 17 year track record of delivering quality advice services across Leeds. We are an innovative local organisation and experts in creating opportunities for people to achieve their potential by raising aspirations, removing barriers and delivering sustainable community initiatives.

We are currently seeking an experienced Generalist Advice Worker to work on a part-time basis to join our skilled and dedicated team.
You will:
• Work holistically, using a person centred empowerment approach
• Provide independent, impartial advice to the AQS Generalist Quality Standard covering advice areas including welfare benefits, debt/money advice, housing, fuel poverty, consumer and employment
• Encourage and empower clients to set goals and work towards improved financial and emotional wellbeing outcomes
• Work flexibly from multiple locations across the city including partner venues, community locations and clients’ homes.

This post will include Lone Working. You will be required to have an Enhanced DBS Check.

Location: Burley Leeds | Organisation: Better Leeds Communities

Salary: Salary Scale: SCP 19 (£24,799) | Job type: Full time | Hours: 37 hrs per week

Benefits:
We offer competitive salaries, 33 days leave (pro rata, inclusive of bank holidays) and a 5% employer contribution pension package.

Closing date: 07-10-2019

How to apply:
For informal enquiries about the role please contact Tracey Simpson-Laing, Enterprise Manager jobs@betterleeds.org.uk For a full job pack please visit https://www.betterleeds.org.uk/about-blc/vacancies Please submit all applications via email to jobs@betterleeds.org.uk Closing date: 9am Monday 7th October 2019 Interviews: the afternoon of the 10th October 2019

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Advice Worker