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.
Closing date: Monday 1st July at 12 noon.
Interview date: Thursday 11th July 2019.