Vacancies & Opportunities

available at Citizens Advice County Durham

Current opportunities / vacancies

Debt Caseworker preferably with Approved Intermediary status
Finance and Resource Business Partner
Part Time Debt Adviser
ESF/YEI Administrator

Debt Caseworker preferably with Approved Intermediary status

Hours: 37.5

Location: Armstrong House - Durham

Duration: Permanent

We are excited to announce that we are currently seeking to recruit a Debt Caseworker preferably with Approved Intermediary status to join our thriving charity within County Durham. 

Role: Debt Caseworker with Approved Intermediary status for Debt Relief Orders (DRO)

Hours : 37.5 hrs per week

Salary: Grade 4a £21,122 or Grade 5a £22,706 dependent upon experience and accreditation.

Duration: Permanent

Location: Citizens Advice County Durham, Armstrong House, Abbey Woods Business Park, Pity Me, Durham DH1 5GH.

Citizens Advice County Durham are currently seeking to recruit in the Debt Relief Order (DRO) unit which supports the Citizens Advice Network across England and Wales with the processing and submission of DRO applications.

Context of role – To process and submit Debt Relief Order applications on behalf of clients referred into the unit by Citizens Advice Network.

Recent or ongoing experience in delivering specialist debt casework is required and current Debt Relief Order Intermediary Status is desirable. Consideration will be given to applicants who are not Approved Intermediaries but have the Money Advice Service Giving Good Debt Advice Accreditation or equivalent.

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

Closing date for applications: Monday 29th April 2019 at 9:00am

Proposed date for interview: Friday 3rd May 2019

 

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Finance and Resource Business Partner

Hours: 37

Location: Armstrong House Durham

Duration: Permanent

We are excited to announce that we are currently seeking to recruit a Finance and Resources Business Partner to join our thriving charity within County Durham.

The successful post holder will be taking responsibility for the sound financial management of the charity, partake in key procurement contract reviews and negotiations and also manage the I.T. outsourced contractors. The charitable organisation is undergoing a period of substantial growth and change. The position will report to the Chief Executive and will form part of the Senior Leadership Team overseeing all aspects of the charity’s activities.

This post is part funded through ESF/Youth Employment Initiative (YEI) as part of the 2014-2020 European Structural and Investment Funds Growth Programme in England.

Duration – Permanent

Location – Armstrong House, Abbeywoods Business Park, Durham, DH1 5GH

Contracted 37 hours per week

 If you:

  • Are self-starter with excellent communication skills and ability to develop relationships throughout the organisation
  • Are experienced accounting and book keeper skills, an associated accounting qualification.
  • Have strong core business skills including influencing and negotiating, stakeholder management and presentation skills
  • The ability to Interpret data, order and assess its value and then present the findings to the relevant stakeholders in a clear and concise way

Then we want to hear from you!

Whilst working for us you will be a part of our amazing newly formed team, you will have a fantastic opportunity to achieve great things. You will definitely get the best feeling at the end of a day after you have contributed to many people in need. We’d like you to have the best career opportunities working for us supporting you every step of the way.

Please note we do not accept CV’s, to download an application pack visit: www.citizensadvicecd.org.uk/about/vacancies

Closing date: 9am Monday 22nd April 2019

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Part Time Debt Adviser

Hours: 30 Hours per week

Location: Peterlee

Duration: Permanent

Key work areas & tasks: Providing specialist debt advice and casework to clients both face to face and on the telephone within the aims and principles of the Citizens Advice Service and to AQS & Money Advice Service quality standards, ensuring that contract terms and targets are met at all times.

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

Closing date for applications: Monday 6th May 20192019 9:00am

Proposed date for interview: Thursday 14th May 2019

Please note we do not accept CV’s, to download an application pack visit: www.citizensadvicecd.org.uk/about/vacancies

What we offer: There’s lots! Including: a competitive salary, pension scheme, 25 days holiday, excellent training and development opportunities and much more!

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ESF/YEI Administrator

Hours: 22

Location: County Durham with travel to other sites

Duration: Fixed term until March 2021

Grade 2 £15,839.44 – £17,954 Pro rata

This post is funded through ESF/Youth Employment Initiative (YEI) as part of the 2014-2020 European Structural and Investment Funds Growth Programme in England.

Citizens Advice County Durham are a partner of DurhamWorks. DurhamWorks is a dedicated programme for young people aged 16-24 living in County Durham who are not in education, employment or training. It offers a complete package of support to help young people reach their potential. As a partner Citizens Advice County Durham delivers ACT DurhamWorks, combining our own adviceline call training with employability & confidence building skills, we adapt our programme to meet the needs of the individual helping the participant to progress into work, training, education or further support.

About the role:

The aim of the role is to ensure all documentation & expense is correctly completed & eligible under ESF funding requirements/guidance or as set by DurhamWorks lead partner Durham County Council and provide additional administrative support as required. The post holder will be expected to travel to between DurhamWorks delivery locations working with ACT DurhamWorks staff ensuring an effective, motivational & inspiring service.

 To download an application pack visit: www.citizensadvicecd.org.uk/about/vacancies

 Please note we do not accept CV’s

Closing date: 9am 13th May 2019

Interviews: 17th May 2019

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