Peterborough, Peterborough

£16,380 p.a. [rising to £19,000 p.a. once competent]

Contract, Full-time

Job Description

Trainee General Adviser [Shared Vision Project]

35 hours per week

Fixed term 1-year contract

We are able to offer a paid training opportunity to give you the skills necessary to provide valuable information and guidance to even more of our local residents.

This one-year funding from the Controlling Migration Fund will resource you to join a project called Shared Vision; which will see newly trained workers giving advice in outreach services located in locations such as GP practices and other community hubs throughout Peterborough.

The primary aim is to increase the provision of free face to face general advice, by providing an increased number of trained advisers, within financially excluded areas and to deprived communities. Trainees will not need to have experience of providing general advice or case work but will need to demonstrate: -

  • An ability to communicate effectively & sensitively with clients,
  • Educated to degree level
  • Good written and numerical skills
  • Be a confident self-starter with a client focused approach.

For an application form, job description and person specification visit our website.

Closing date for applications: 12:00 on 14th June 2019

Interview date: 20th June 2019