This vacancy has now closed

Holistic Advice Worker AIM HI Project

  • Part time
  • £29,327 pro-rata
  • Penicuik (On site)
  • Closing 21st May 2024

  • Advertised from 16th April 2024
  • 21 hours a week. Some flexibility on days worked. Travel expenses and employer contribution to a pension scheme. Fixed term to the 30th June 2026 (with possibility of an extension).


Motivated person required to deliver the AIM HI Income Maximization Project across Midlothian.

Working closely with Midlothian Sure Start Centres, Midwives, Health visitors and Changeworks the post holder will be required to provide holistic money and benefits advice to improve the circumstances and well-being of Midlothian families. The worker will provide help and assistance with checking benefit entitlement, completing benefit applications and challenging benefit decisions. The work will also include income maximisation, advice on budgeting, utility, housing and other issues including some assistance with debt (including housing debt).

Good interpersonal skills are essential and the post holder will work closely with referring professionals and be responsible for developing innovative ways to engage with some hard to reach groups.

21 hours per week with some flexibility.

Application notes

Completed applications should be marked confidential and submitted to:

The Manager

Penicuik Citizens Advice Bureau

14a John Street


EH26 8AB

E mail:

Closing date: 10:00 21 May

Please note that this post is subject to a satisfactory Basic Disclosure check.

The CAB is committed to equal opportunities both in service provision and employment.

Charity number: SC01442. Charity name: Penicuik Citizens Advice Bureau.