Benefits Case Worker

[Salary]

10 – 20k GBP

[Location]

South East

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APPLICATION CLOSED

Four Day Weeks

 

[Company]

Assert

Assert Brighton & Hove


Benefits Case Worker


30 hrs with some evenings and weekends required

Fixed term until 9/7/2021 (with the aim of extension)

£23, 000 pro rata (actual £18,400)



Specialist benefit case work to support autistic adults to access and maintain a range of welfare benefits.

Assert supports Autistic adults in Brighton and Hove. We have an exciting opportunity for someone with the right skills, empathy and experience to help us provide and essential service in the city. This project as huge beneficial outcomes for many of the people that access the support each year, often increasing well-being and reducing isolation.

Undertaking specialist Benefit Case work to support members and service users to access and maintain the benefits that they are entitled to. A solid knowledge of the benefits system, welfare rights and entitlements, application processes and local eligibility criteria are all essential to the role. Supporting members in application processes, providing supporting evidence, requesting appeals and attending tribunals are all important within the role. An understanding of Autistic Spectrum Conditions is also required. Good organisational skills, the ability to manage and prioritise your own workload whilst working positively and enthusiastically within a small team are essential.



Closing date is 5pm on Tuesday 6th August.

2 stage interview process on Tuesday 13th August. A formal, equal opportunities interview during the day and attendance at our drop in on the same evening at 8pm for one hour.

For a job pack or more information please email [email protected]


Please note that we do not accept CV's.