Community Advice & Support Team Officer

  • Reference: Rugby Borough Council: Rugby
  • Application closing date: 23 Jan 2022 00:00

Job Description

We are seeking an experienced Benefits Officer to join our generic team supporting those who need help to pay their rent, council tax or help under the test and Trace Support Scheme.

Although you will mainly be helping to deliver the benefits service within the team, you will have the opportunity to expand your knowledge and skillset to assist those who have a range of housing issues, including those who wish to join the housing waiting list to those who are homeless and need help to find their new home.

This is an opportunity to take your career in a new direction and to use your knowledge and skills to help deliver a service making a difference to people’s lives.

The successful candidate will be required have a standard DBS check by April 2022.

Team members are working a hybrid model with regards to office based / home working on a rota basis.

For an informal discussion about this role, please call David Wortley, our Communi ty Advice & Support Team Manager on 01788 533440.

You can view full details of this job via our website www.rugby.gov.uk , where you can also apply on-line. If you are unable to apply on-line please contact 01788 533564, or e-mail: contact.centre@rugby.gov.uk for further assistance.

Applicants are advised to apply early as if a large number of applications are received for this post we reserve the right to close the vacancy prior to the advertised date.

Interview Date: week commencing 31 January 2022

Employment Details

  • Employment Type: Full time
  • Pay: £29,577 Annually

How to Apply

www.rugby.gov.uk