Community Finance Advisor

Location Shefford
Discipline: Public Sector
Job type: Contract
Salary: ££11 - £11.50 per hour
Contact name: Euan Cosh

Contact email: ecosh@novaxrecruitment.com
Job ref: RQ473499_1637226988
Published: 12 days ago
Startdate: ASAP

Community Finance Advisor
Bedfordshire area
£11 per hour
Full Time Contract

Novax Recruitment is actively seeking a Community Finance Advisor. The role is a temporary position contracted initially for 6 months with scope for extension. This role will require you undertake visits so for this reason, we require a candidate within commutable access to Shefford and Dunstable and access to their own vehicle.

The main purpose of the role is to undertake telephone call appointments and/or home visits to gather financial information and evidence from clients to support the financial assessment process for care services and to advise clients on the charging process, then to carry out the completion of financial assessments. You will also be required to provide advice to clients on potential benefits they can claim and how to access additional follow up assistance with the Pension Service and other agencies.

We are looking for someone who has excellent communication skills to liaise with our clients or their representatives and care management teams. The successful candidate will be customer focused, organised and able to work independently but also work collaboratively and be a supportive team player. An up to date knowledge of benefits would be an advantage but training will be provided as appropriate.

You will also need an Enhanced DBS with barred list check (Adult) for this position.

For more information, please contact Euan at Novax on 01615491999 or follow the job advert to apply.