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In Court Adviser

  • Full time
  • £26,650
  • Edinburgh Sheriff Court
  • Closing 2nd August 2020

  • Advertised from 14th July 2020
  • 35 hours per week. Work Pattern Flexible but must include coverage of food banks (currently Tuesday and Thursday) Term: 31st March 2021 (with the possibility of extension)
  • 35 days annual leave (including public holidays) and a 7% employers contribution pension


Reporting to: Mark Carter (Projects Manager)

Location: Edinburgh Sheriff Court, 27 Chambers Street, EH1 1LB, or any other location in Edinburgh as required by the organisation’s needs.

N.B. Home working will be required during periods when face to face services are suspended as a result of COVID-19


Citizens Advice Edinburgh is an independent charity delivering free, confidential and impartial advice and support to people living and working in Edinburgh. Every year, we deal with over 25,000 enquiries for advice, from over 13,000 individual clients.

The Citizens Advice network is a source of free advice and support for many clients who have issues and questions about legal matters. For over 10 years Citizens Advice Edinburgh has delivered an In Court Advice Service at Edinburgh Sheriff Court, helping clients to navigate the court system and ensure that they achieve access to justice.

Application notes

Applications must be submitted by Midnight on Sunday 2nd August

Interviews will take place on Thursday 6th/Friday 7th August (VIA ZOOM)

Appointment in August, date TBC