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Maternity Cover: Advice Worker – Employability services

  • Part time
  • £25,623 – £27,168 pro-rata
  • Home based or office based in Edinburgh
  • Closing 1st June 2023

  • Advertised from 15th May 2023
  • 16 per week - Maternity Cover until 31.3.2024


Make a difference in the lives of people with disabilities and support needs as they look for or progress within work and develop new skills and knowledge. You will provide this service for people using the All In Edinburgh Supported employment consortium.

• Requirements: The Action Group seeks a highly organized, approachable, and skilled person to join its accredited Advice Services. In this role, you will maximize people’s income as they consider working or progressing in work. By providing expert welfare rights advice, support, and representation, you will ensure people have all the money they are entitled to and can make informed choices about work.

You will have excellent verbal and written skills, organization skills, and an eye for detail. In return, you will join a supportive and highly professional team of advisors and undertake rewarding work.

A good understanding of welfare benefits or working with people with support needs is desirable.

Applicants will be digitally competent. They will show a good understanding of equality and diversity issues and a commitment to supporting people from marginalized groups.

As a service that reaches a diverse range of people, we are really interested to hear from applicants that speak a second language in addition to English (but this is not essential). Some travel across Edinburgh is expected. Can be home-based or office based.

Application notes

To find out more and apply please visit our website

Application Deadline: 1 June 2023 at 09:00