Social Welfare Law Caseworker (Cancer Support)

Citizens Advice Rochdale, Working in partnership with Macmillan.

Job Vacancy: Social Welfare Law Caseworker (Cancer support)

Salary (actual) £18,748 - £20,003 (dependent on experience)

Hours: 30  hours per week

Location: Heywood, Middleton and Rochdale Community Cancer Service.

Contract: fixed until April 2021

This new post has arisen from Citizens Advice partnership with Heywood, Middleton and Rochdale Community Cancer Service and looks at providing a welfare benefit casework service to people affected by cancer.

You will be based with a small team of specialist Health Care professionals in Rochdale but will also be part of a motivated and supportive team of specialist benefit caseworkers across Citizens Advice’s Pennine West region.

 

You will need to have recent and relevant experience in providing welfare benefits advice work and a good knowledge of the benefit system, especially in the areas of sickness and disability. You will be expected to deal with complex cases including appeal work.

 

If this post sounds interesting and you think you could have what it takes, please download an information pack here. Alternatively,  email applications@penninewest.cab  for further details.

Closing date:  Monday 1st July at 12 noon.  

Interview date: Thursday 11th July 2019.

 

Julian Spencer