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Money Adviser

  • Full time
  • £24,498 – £26,495
  • Edinburgh (On site)
  • Closing 24th May 2024


  • Advertised from 1st May 2024
  • Permanent

Role

Do you want to help alleviate problem debt and improve the lives of individuals, families, and children?

Services in Scotland have seen clients’ arrears on household bills increase by 68%, and in Edinburgh an estimated 80,000 people and 1 in 5 children are living in relative poverty.

Are you:

  • Passionate and committed to making a meaningful difference for individuals and families.
  • Able to quickly learn complex rules and legislation on Debt, Housing, and Welfare Benefits.
  • Able to grow trusting relationships in a formal setting.
  • Understanding of people’s journeys and the challenges they have had in their lives, and how poverty and debt can have an impact on them.

As a Money Adviser in CHAI, You will:

  • Provide high quality accurate advice, information, and representation in line with the Scottish National Standards for Information and Advice Providers.
  • Provide advice within a range of settings from our offices, outreach venues and home visits.
  • Conduct interviews with clients either in person, on the telephone or virtually.
  • Facilitate better outcomes for people which will help improve their financial situation and their mental and physical health.

We offer the following:

  • Extensive training programme
  • Flexible working
  • Access to Simply Health benefit plan
  • 32 days annual leave (inclusive of public holidays)
  • Enrolment to NOW Pension Scheme
  • Supportive work environment
  • Opportunities to improve services and make a difference.

Application notes

Please send your CV and a covering letter detailing why you are interested in the post and how your knowledge, skills, experience, and personal qualities will fulfil the job description and person specification to recruitment@chaiedinburgh.org.uk


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