Income Maximisation Officer (Temporary)Favourite
|Closes:||Sunday, 22nd January 2017|
|Published:||Friday, 6th January 2017|
|Location:||Barrhead Offices, 211 Main Street, Barrhead, East Renfrewshire|
|Salary:||£17,743 - £19,448 per year|
|Hours:||28.67 hours per week|
|Position Type:||Part Time|
|Organisation:||East Renfrewshire Council|
|Sub-category:||Customer Service Financial Advisor|
Income Maximisation Officer (Temporary until end of March 2018)
You will be responsible for carrying out financial assessments and offering income maximisation advice for residents of East Renfrewshire.
You will work as part of the Income Maximisation Team ensuring that financial assessments are carried out on behalf of the Community Health & Care Partnership. You will also work closely with staff, clients, benefit authorities etc to ensure that clients’ incomes are maximised effectively and that advice is provided to clients who are experiencing financial difficulty.
Experience of working with benefit providers and a basic knowledge of the “benefit” system are essential. You will be expected to work as part of a small team and to use your initiative to complete tasks within agreed time scales.
You will be expected to take part and contribute to team meetings, training events, and benefit uptake campaigns
The post will be subject to a Basic Disclosure check.
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