This vacancy has now closed

Welfare Rights Officer

  • Part time
  • £32,359 – £35,596 pro-rata
  • Glasgow
  • Closing 15th March 2019


  • Advertised from 20th February 2019
  • Salary: CHA Grade 7, SP22-25. £32,359 - £35,596 – Pro rata (pay award pending). 3 days per week (21hpw) Wednesday – Friday until 31st March 2021.

Role

Cassiltoun are committed to regenerating our community not only through first class housing and environmental services but by our wider regeneration work which includes activities such as welfare advice, employability and training, Castlemilk Park, children’s projects and community health projects. We also work closely with our subsidiary companies and in partnership with other organisations and agencies.

Cassiltoun Housing Association are looking to recruit an experienced, motivated and enthusiastic individual for an opportunity which has arisen in our Advice Team.

You are required to have a minimum of 2 years’ experience of delivering welfare rights advice and advocacy with a knowledge of welfare reform and its impact on Housing Associations. The successful candidate will provide general advice as well as representation at tribunals. You will work with the Advice Team Co-ordinator, the Welfare Rights Officer and the Advice Assistant to provide services to tenants and service users of both Cassiltoun Housing Association and other partners.

Application notes

To request an application pack (CVs are not accepted), please contact the Association’s office on 0141 634 2673 or by email: recruitment@cassiltoun.org.uk or alternatively visit the vacancy section of the Association's website: cassiltoun.org.uk

Closing Date: Friday 15th March 2019 at 12 noon

Interview Date: Wednesday 20th March 2019

Cassiltoun Housing Association is striving towards equal opportunities for all.