West Midlands

£22,882 per year

Contract, Full-time

Money Mentor

Job Description

Fixed Term Contract until 31st March 2020- Fixed term until 31st March 2020 (with the potential for an extension for an additional 18 months)

Location: Kirby House, Little Park Street, Coventry, CV1 2JZ

The Citizens Advice Service helps people resolve their legal, money and other problems by providing information and advice, and by influencing policymakers.

We are currently looking to recruit a Money Mentor to join our Breakthrough team. Breakthrough is a joint European Social Fund and The National Lottery Community funded programme that intends to provide intensive support to clients to address the financial barriers they face to gaining and sustaining employment and taking a full and active role in their community.

As a Money Mentor you will help break down the barriers that people face to help them get closer to the job market by offering support on a range of issues. You will help and mentor individuals around financial capability, deal with issues around benefits, housing and debt. You will help them to gain work experience and to build their confidence and wellbeing. You will help to find appropriate training courses, look for volunteering opportunities and support clients to become work ready.

Applications should include: Completed application form - WE DO NOT ACCEPT CV'S. 

Closing date: 5pm on Monday 20th May 2019

Interview date:  Tuesday 28th May 2019 (In the event that you are shortlisted, you will need to be available on this date, you will be contacted by either e-mail or telephone.)