Job opportunity at Assert. We are looking for a new Benefits Case Worker

We need a new member of the Assert team to assist people with accessing and maintaining Welfare Benefits.

Benefits Case Worker

30 hrs with some evenings and weekends required

Fixed term until 9/7/2021

£23, 000 pro rata (actual £18,400)

The role requires undertaking specialist Benefit Case work with support Autistic adults to access and maintain the welfare benefits that they are entitled to. A solid knowledge of the benefits system, welfare rights and entitlements, application processes and local eligibility criteria are all essential to the role. Supporting members in application processes, providing supporting evidence, requesting appeals and attending tribunals are all important within the role. Good organisational skills, the ability to manage and prioritise your own workload whilst working positively and enthusiastically within a small team are essential.

Application is with a CV and covering letter detailing how you meet the criteria of the Personal Specification. Please email sarah for a copy of the Personal Spec and for any more information about the role. sarahb@assertbh.org.uk

Closing date is 5pm 8th October.