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Help to Claim Adviser
Salary: Salary scale for post starting at £26,421 with annual increments 

up to £28,770 pro rata for part-time

Hours: 37 hours per week or part-time hours of 28.5 hrs per week
Base location:  UK home based (some travel will be required within 

Leicestershire and Northamptonshire)

Employment type: Fixed term up to 31st March 2024 (possibility of continuation subject to funding)
We are seeking to recruit advisers with good IT skills to support clients to make and complete Universal Credit applications via multiple channels.    You will need to be enthusiastic and have good communication skills to enable you to interview clients using sensitive listening and questioning to provide help and support from making a claim up to their first payment.

Reporting to the Help to claim Team manager and be part of a small friendly team.

Full training for the role will be provided to support you to develop the skills to deliver advice over the phone and online 

For full details please refer to the job description

Qualifications/Skills Required 

Skills required for this role are good IT knowledge with an ability to support clients in a sensitive manner. It is also essential to have a commitment to continuous professional development, including a willingness to develop knowledge and skills in advice topics. 

For full details please refer to the person specification.

Closing date for applications:  5pm on Thursday 15th June 2023
Planned date(s) for interviews: Date to be notified at least one week notice will be provided
To apply please read the full job description and application guidance notes. Please use the form below:

HTC Adviser Application Form

Please note that we do not accept CVs and that applications will not be accepted after the deadline date.

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