Advisor & Peer Support Co-ordinator

We are recruiting in Brighton

Advisor & Peer Support Co-ordinator

25 hours per week

£19,945 per annum (pro rata)

28 days per annum + Bank holidays (pro rata for part time staff)

This is an exciting opportunity to join our busy advice team. You will have a permanent contract with a lead role in developing and supporting a new peer community support and Buddy programme. As well as providing benefits advice, appeal casework and coordinating one of our commissioned projects.
You will be conscientious, empathetic, a team player and have a lived experience, or an in-depth understanding of the barriers disabled people face. You will be commitment to the provision of quality services and support for disabled people.

A good knowledge of State benefit entitlement including disability related benefits, money and debt advice is an advantage but not essential. Full training and support will be provided. The role involves some home visiting and you will need to be able to travel independently around Sussex.

Closing Date: Monday 1 July (9am)
Interview: Thursday 4 July

For further information and an application pack please call either Sharon (01273 89 40 50) or Geraldine (07795 312 709)