Information and Advice Advisor - Age UK Devon

  • Multiple Locations
  • Part Time
  • £21,000 - £24,500 pro rata (depending on skills and experience)

About the Role
Our Information and Advice service aims to enable older people to make informed decisions to support their independence and make more of later life.
As an Information and Advice Advisor, you will be the first point of contact for clients, their carers, relatives and professionals. You will be providing clear and accurate information on a variety of issues including health and social care, welfare benefits and local services. The role also involves conducting telephone welfare benefit entitlement checks, completing benefit forms e.g. Attendance Allowance and assisting the Advice and Wellbeing Manager with supporting our Information and Advice volunteers and allocating home visits.

We Offer:
- A friendly, supportive and dedicated staff team;
- Opportunities to maintain your professional development through a combination of formal and informal learning methods;
- 20 days holiday (pro rata) plus bank holidays with 1 extra day for each full year of service, up to a maximum of 24 days holiday plus bank holidays;
- An Auto-Enrolment Pension Scheme is in place with a 3% contribution from the employer, provided it is matched by a 5% contribution from the employee.

"Since starting with Age UK Devon at the beginning of the year I have felt so welcomed by the whole team and I am really enjoying my role. The role is so varied and there is a real sense of having made a positive impact for the clients that we advise and work with." Jen, Information and Advice Advisor.

If you have any questions about the role, please contact us on 0333 241 2340 or s.gunn@ageukdevon.co.uk.

How to Apply
Please download the application form below and, once completed, return to s.littlewood@ageukdevon.co.uk.
Interview Date: 11 and/or 12 July 2022

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Job Details

  • OrganisationOther Organisations
  • Work LocationExeterDevon
  • Work Postcode

    1 Manaton Court, Matford Business Park, Exeter, Devo EX2 8PF (hybrid working policy in practise)


  • Reference

    KH2567


  • Occupational GroupSocial Care & Health


  • Salary Details

    £21,000 - £24,500 pro rata (depending on skills and experience)


  • Job TermPermanent
  • Appointment TypePart Time
  • Hours

    30 hours per week

  • Closing Date

    02/07/2022

  • DBS Check Required

    No