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Community Outreach Energy & Benefits Adviser

  • Full time
  • £29,579 – £32,488
  • Shetland Islands CAB, Market House, Market St, Lerwick, ZE1 0JP
  • Closing 4th December 2023

  • Advertised from 17th November 2023
  • 35 hours per week. Fixed-term contract to end December 2025.


There has never been a more important time to work for CAB. Join us on the frontline of the cost-of-living crisis and play a vital role in helping local people.

We are seeking someone who is

• passionate about delivering an effective service to those most in need

• enthusiastic and highly motivated, with a positive ‘can do’ attitude

• a strong team player, with great people skills

You’ll need excellent communication skills, strong IT skills and the ability to thrive in a busy environment.

About the Employer

Shetland Islands CAB is a member of the Scottish Association of Citizens Advice Bureaux. We deliver free, confidential, impartial and independent advice to the people of the Shetland Islands.

We are the only advice organisation in Shetland. We support over 1500 clients annually and achieve an annual client financial gain of over £1million. Our principal funders are the Shetland Charitable Trust and Shetland Islands Council. We deliver a number of services on behalf of Citizens Advice Scotland and regularly secure a range of external funding to develop projects to meet local need.

Shetland Islands Citizens Advice Bureau is committed to equal opportunities both in service provision and in employment. We offer a competitive salary, excellent terms and conditions of employment, 36 days annual leave, and 6% employer pension contribution. Shetland Islands Citizens Advice Bureau is an inclusive employer considering flexible working arrangements where appropriate.

For more information about living and working in Shetland, see

Application notes

Application packs can be downloaded from our website or can be requested by email to

Please note that CVs will not be accepted.

Closing date for applications is Monday 4th December at noon

Interview Dates: Monday 18th December 2023 and Tuesday 19th December 2023