Money Advice Worker

The Passage
London (Greater)
12 Jan 2018
10 Feb 2018
Contract Type
Full Time
The Passage provides a range of support services to homeless and vulnerable people in London. Our mission is to provide resources which encourage, inspire and challenge homeless people to transform their lives. Money Advice Worker £25,402 pa inc LW + pensions and other benefits 35 hours per week excluding breaks Ref: MAW/CDS/051 An increasing number of people are finding themselves homeless for Economic reasons.  Additionally, for those returning to accommodation, managing their finances successfully is vital to them maintaining their tenancy.  We are currently recruiting for an experienced and empathetic Money Advice Worker to join the Client Development Service, helping to start people back on the path toward resolving their debts and managing their income. The purpose of this role is to assist clients to be better able to manage their finances and to ensure their income is maximised including identifying which benefits they are entitled to and by engaging in therapeutic group work. To apply for this post you should have a knowledge of: basic bank accounts, welfare/benefits and institutions such as the child maintenance service.  You should also have experience in providing workshops to small groups and advocacy to external agencies.  To apply, please click on the Apply on Website button. Closing Date: 1pm Monday 22nd January 2018 Interview Date: To be confirmed An enhanced DBS check is required as this position will involve working directly with vulnerable adults-1