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We currently have the following vacancy.


Welfare Benefits Specialist Caseworker – 3 months initially

Our Citizens Advice Islington service is seeking an experienced welfare rights case worker to  deliver a welfare benefits casework service to Islington residents with complex welfare rights issues at both 222 Upper Street and at outreach venues, liaising with third parties to ensure suitable outcomes for clients.

You should demonstrate experience of delivery welfare rights advice to individuals covering the full range of benefits and casework up to representation.

This post is for 3 months.

Job description

The deadline for applications is 10am Monday 10th April 2017 and interviews will be held on the 13th April 2017.  Please keep this date free.

To Apply

If you would like to apply please complete the application and monitoring form and return it by the closing date. We are happy to receive applications by email to or by post to RCJ Advice, Royal Courts of Justice, Strand, London WC2A 2LL.

How to fill in your application form

You will find it useful to read all the documents especially the Job Description and Person Specification. When you fill in the application form, you should go through the person specification point by point and provide examples of how you meet each of the specifications.

Please Note:

A Curriculum Vitae will NOT be considered for this post. You must complete all sections of the application form in full. You will not be shortlisted unless you are able to demonstrate that you meet the requirements of each point.

Applicants with Disabilities We would encourage people with disabilities to apply for this vacancy. We will provide the Job Description and further details on tape or in large print on request. Thank you for your interest in this post. We look forward to receiving your application.

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