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Financial Wellbeing Officer

  • Part time
  • £30,716 pro-rata
  • Hybrid Model: Home based / office based
  • Closing 30th September 2022

  • Advertised from 24th August 2022
  • 28 hours per week. Fixed Term (minimum to June 2023.


Are you motivated to make a positive change to the lives of people who live in families that are impacted by the devastating, neurological condition Huntington’s disease? This is an exciting opportunity to become part our National Financial Well- Being Service (FWS.) You will work closely with the FWS Lead and two other FWO’s to provide invaluable financial support to people living in HD families. The post holder will work in an integrated style with SHA’s Huntington’s disease (HD) Specialists, our national Specialist Youth Service including professional staff from a wide variety of backgrounds and multiple external agencies.

We are looking for someone who is enthusiastic, motivated and who will have a positive influence on the quality of life for individuals and their families impacted by Huntington’s disease (HD) by managing and delivering a high quality Financial Wellbeing & Energy Advice service including welfare rights; debt advice; energy advice and financial planning & products.

The successful candidate should be able to work autonomously in this challenging and innovative post. Good listening, communication and interpersonal skills are essential, as are excellent time keeping and caseload management skills. A substantial level of financial work experience is essential. This is a community post, therefore a clean, current driving licence and use of a car complete our list of essential requirements.

Region: National Post - South West Scotland

The successful candidate will be subject to an enhanced disclosure check.

Application notes

Further information and an electronic application pack can be obtained from

Closing date for applications: 30 September 2022

Interview date: TBC

SHA is a registered Charity and is committed to promoting equal opportunities in employment. Scottish Charity No; SCO100985