Welfare Benefits Advisor

  • Position: Welfare Benefits Advisor
  • Location: Glasgow
  • Salary: £32,111 - £35,260 (from 01.04.18)
  • Hours: 35 hours per week
  • Grade: EVH Grade 7
  • Contract: Fixed term for 24 months
  • Closing Date: 5 March 2018
Calvay Housing Association is a community-based RSL operating in the Barlanark neighbourhood of Greater Easterhouse, Glasgow.  The Association's housing stock comprises 826 units, made up from a mixture of improved tenemental properties, new build flats and houses.  The Association also provides a factoring service to local owner occupiers who reside within the Association's area of operation.

We are looking for a reliable, highly motivated and resourceful person to provide a full and specialised welfare benefits casework service for Calvay Housing Association residents.  This is a fixed term post for 24 months.  It is essential that the successful candidate will be able to demonstrate a current, sound knowledge of welfare reform, a record of team working and a commitment to the delivery of a quality welfare benefits advice service.

EVH Conditions of Service, flexible working hours, generous holiday and Pension scheme apply.

Further information and an application pack can be downloaded from our website at www.calvay.org.uk, email info@calvay.org.uk or contact the Association's office on 0141 771 7722.

Closing Date : Noon on Monday 5 March 2018

Interviews due to be held week commencing 12 March 2018.

Calvay Housing Association welcomes applications from all sections of the community and is committed to promoting equal opportunities.

Applications to be returned to Calvay Housing Association Ltd, Calvay Centre, 16 Calvay Road, Barlanark, Glasgow, G33 4RE or by email to info@calvay.org.uk.