Welfare Benefits Assistant
Location: Farnham House, Stevenage
Starting salary: £19,171.08 pa progressing to £20,344.08 pa (pro rata for part time)
Hours: 19 hours per week Contract: Fixed Term Contract, from 02/01/2020 ending on the 31/12/2020 (contract may be extended)
This is an exciting opportunity to join the Hertfordshire County Council Money Advice Unit. You will primarily provide administrative support to the Money Advice Unit working closely with the rest of the support staff and advisers.
Working in a busy environment, you will be the first point of contact for people needing help to claim disability and carers benefits. You will take and process referrals received from a range of partners including voluntary organisations and social care departments.
You will need excellent data inputting and other ICT, organisational and administrative skills.
All post holders must be able to carry out duties in a sensitive and confidential manner.
For an informal discussion about this post, please call Juliette Veal 01438 843456. If Juliette is unavailable, please ask to speak to one of the other managers.
Closing date: 24 November 2019
Interview date: 4 December 2019