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Advice Support Volunteer: Welfare Benefits

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This role involves assisting clients with welfare benefit form applications at weekly appointments. 

 We are particularly keen to recruit volunteers with additional languages to support clients.  

What can you gain?

  • Experience of working with clients one to one
  • Development of benefits knowledge and communication skills
  • Full induction and training

What does the role involve?

  • Assist clients to complete disability benefit forms
  • Act as an advocate for individual clients, where necessary
  • Follow up with clients to report on application outcomes
  • Keep accurate, confidential case records
  • Attend all induction training sessions and ongoing training as required
  • Attend regular supervision meetings

Time Commitment

  • One half day a week, flexible times
  • 9 month commitment
  • Available to attend training for the following date:
    • Wednesday, 27th of September
    • Wednesday, 4th of October
    • Wednesday, 11th of October 
    • Wednesday, 18th of October
    • Wednesday, 25th of October
  • The deadline for all applications is the Friday 15th of September

How to apply

Download a full job description and apply online below.

If you would prefer an application form by email, please contact team@northbristoladvice.org.uk

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