The Yemeni Welfare and Advice Centre seeks an advice team leader to join a dynamic staff team at the Yemeni Community Association who are committed to delivering high quality services across a range of areas.
Advice Team Leader
SO1 pt.29, £23,175 p.a. plus 8.25% pension contribution and pay award, pending pro rata – 30 hrs Presently funded to March 2008
The successful candidate will have:
Excellent communications skills in English and Arabic
Experience of welfare benefits advice;
A willingness to tackle areas beyond their experience, e.g. overseas pensions
The ability to supervise the work of others; and ensure that high quality advice services meet the needs of the whole community.
Duties to include:
Delivering generalist advice sessions
Ensuring systems and procedures meet the Legal Services Commission / Community Legal Services Quality Mark
Supervising, training and supporting other advice staff and volunteers
Applications are welcome from all sections of the community.
For an informal discussion of the post, phone Ian Clifford, 261 1439 / 07722 031 958
Closing Date for Applications: 12.00 noon Friday 18th May 2007
Interviews to be held: Thursday 24th May 2007
For an application pack, please contact: