Debt Advice WorkerOrganisation: Homemaker Southwest t/a Money Advice Plymouth Location: South West Job Area: Debt/money Salary: £20,001 - £25,000 Closing Date: 6 June, 2017 Job type:Temporary Working hours: Part time
Homemaker Southwest’s mission is to ‘Prevent Homelessness and to Promote Independence’. It enables people, especially those who are vulnerable, to set up, maintain and sustain their homes; and thus prevent homelessness. We believe that everyone has the right to a safe, secure and affordable home, and that everyone has the right to be treated with respect whatever their circumstances. We aim to promote social inclusion.
We are looking for a positive and professional Debt Advice Caseworker to work as part of a small team, covering the full range of debt work throughout Plymouth and the surrounding area, as part of the Money Advice Service face to face Debt Advice Project.
The successful candidate will have at least two year’s debt advice experience, will be flexible and adaptable, and will hold the Certificate in Money Advice Practice (CMAP) qualification (or equivalent). Good communication skills both verbal and written are essential, along with a working knowledge of Microsoft Word, Excel and Outlook.
This project is target driven, and you will need to be able to prioritise your own work, meet deadlines and manage your caseload successfully to achieve the project target.
There will be a need for travel throughout Plymouth and the surrounding area to fulfil this role, and the use of your own car is an essential requirement.
This role currently has funding until March 2018.