Vacancies & Opportunities

available at Citizens Advice County Durham

Current opportunities / vacancies

Part Time Financial Capability Trainer/Coordinator
Generalist Adviser
Energy Supervisor


Part Time Financial Capability Trainer/Coordinator

Hours: 15 Hours per week

Location: Countywide

Duration: Fixed term until 31st July 2020

We are excited to announce that we have secured funding to deliver a range of Financial Inclusion short training courses for communities in County Durham. The successful postholder will be responsible for developing innovative ways of providing Financial Inclusion Advice and Training to engage with the County Durham Communities to build their financial awareness and skills. You will work with a selection of a range of adults with varying needs to deliver short training courses.

Role: Part Financial Inclusion Development Worker

Hours: 15 hrs per week

Salary: Grade 5a £23,160 dependent upon experience and accreditation.

Duration: Fixed Term

Location: Citizens Advice County Durham site, with travel being essential.

Applicants should be able to a proven track record of delivering Training with the relevant train the trainer or equivalent qualification.

Applicants should be able to show an ability to manage their part in a complex project – including monitoring progress against objectives, proven ability to achieve outcomes & targets and working with a range of partners. With also the ability to set up and use systems to collect, collate and share information about project achievements, outcomes and targets.

To request an application pack please contact: recruitment@citizensadvicecd.org.uk

Closing date for applications: 9am Thursday 13th February 2020

Proposed date for interview: Thursday 20th February 2020

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Generalist Adviser

Hours: 29

Location: Spennymoor with regular travel to Outreach settings

Duration: Fixed term

We currently have an exciting new opportunity for Generalist Adviser to join our thriving charity. The successful post holder will have be a dual role firstly within the healthier and wealthier team which will provide generalist advice to clients with long term health conditions & disabilities via the Healthier & Wealthier Telephone Advice Service. The post holder will then be responsible for providing drop-in advice sessions at outreach venues across County Durham. This is a really fantastic opportunity to join a team that contributes to improving the lives of our clients.

 

Role: Generalist Adviser

Please note the following point for the role split

Healthier and Wealthier – 14.5 hours this is temporary cover

Outreach – 7 hours to cover Chilton and Shildon this is permanent

Spennymoor AAP – 7 hours this position is Fixed term for one year

Salary: 4a £21,544 (Pro Rata)

Location: Citizens Advice County Durham, Spennymoor with travel to Chilton and Shildon.

 

Applicants should be able to demonstrate an understanding of the issues affecting society and their implications for clients and service provision. Candidates should have a proven track record of interviewing clients using sensitive listening and questioning skills to get to the root of the issues and empower clients, whilst maintaining structure and control of meetings.

To request an application pack please contact: recruitment@citizensadvicecd.org.uk

Closing date for applications: 9am Monday 24th February 2020

Proposed date for interview: Thursday 27th February 2020

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Energy Supervisor

Hours: 37

Location: County Durham wide

Duration: Fixed term until 31st January 2022

We are excited to announce that we have secured funding to deliver “County Durham Social Landlord Tenants Project”. This project will engage and support vulnerable consumers that are living in social housing and provide them with tailored energy advice and support that they do not currently have access to. Referrals into the programme will come from a range of stakeholders and partners including, Social Landlords and Housing Associations and various over key stakeholders.

The Energy Supervisor will play an active role in supporting the Client Services Manager with the start-up of the project as well as supervisor will supervise a small team of Advisers.

Role: Energy Supervisor

Hours: 37 Hours per week

Salary: £24,561.

Duration: Fixed term until 31st January 2022

Location: Citizens Advice County Durham site, with travel being essential.

We are seeking to recruit a highly motivated and engaging candidate with a passion for supporting those most vulnerable in society. Applicants must possess a City & Guilds Energy Advice qualification Level 3 or have the ability to work toward successful completion. Please ensure you read the full job description and person specification before applying.

To request an application pack please contact: recruitment@citizensadvicecd.org.uk Closing date for applications: 9am Thursday 27th February 2020

Proposed date for interview: Friday 5th March 2020

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