This vacancy has now closed

  • Advertised from 9th February 2024


  • Income Maximisation/Welfare Rights Adviser – Over 60’s – East Lothian ( 36 months Post)
  • Income Maximisation/Welfare Rights Adviser – East Lothian Community Hospital/Musselburgh CAB (24 month Post)

Musselburgh Citizen’s Advice Bureau are recruiting for 2 new members of staff to join their existing team. These are exciting opportunities for successful candidates to provide benefits and income maximisation advice and support to our clients across East Lothian. This ranges from undertaking benefit checks, support to apply for benefits and also support to request a revision or change of circumstances as appropriate. The role also involves assessing the client’s situation, dealing promptly with any emergencies, and liaising with benefit agencies and external organisations to support the client as much as possible. The role also involves ensuring that the client’s details are fully captured on our online recording system. As this will be based out in the community the ability to travel around east Lothian between locations is essential.

Application notes

For further information and an application form please use the links at the bottom of this page or email

Please note that CVs will not be accepted.

Completed application forms should be returned by e-mail to