Advice Caseworker Roles

Full time role available on our advice team

Manchester Volunteer Advice Partnership Casework Supervisor – 35 hours per week

We believe in the power of effective information and advice and that we all have a part to play in enabling better mental health.  Our advice team supports people with mental health issues to obtain their rights and entitlements with regard to benefits debt and housing.  Our Manchester Volunteer Advice Partnership trains and supports Volunteers to play a part in that delivery.  Our MVAP Volunteer Caseworker will support volunteers who are providing help and advice to people who are or at risk of homelessness.

We are seeking people with advice experience and who care about social justice and collaboration to work with us:

Manchester Volunteer Advice Partnership Casework Supervisor – 35 hours per week (funding in place until March 2023 – possible extension)

Salary:                    £26,975 to £28,785 (dependant on experience)

Working Hours:       35 hours per week

Location:      Zion Community Centre, Stretford Road, M15 4ZY / homeless contact hubs

Partner agency:      Manchester City Council

 

The skills and experiences that are important to us are:

Advice experience in areas of benefits, debt and housing

Working collaboratively, with all stakeholders

Ability to build kind relationships that enable people to contribute

 

All posts will be based at the Zion Community and Resource Centre in Hulme but also involve some homeworking and also in outreach venues as required by the post.

 

If you are interested in this role, please download the application documents from the Vacancies page of our website, www.manchestermind.org. (below this post)

The deadline for application submissions is 12:00pm on Monday 30th May 2022.

 

Manchester Mind is striving to be an equal opportunities employer and welcomes applications from all sections of the community. Manchester Mind sees it as a positive advantage if you have experience of mental health issues and/or have used mental health services or had experience of volunteering.

Manchester Volunteer Advice Partnership Casework Supervisor 

Job Description Person Specification

Application Form

Guidance Notes For Applicants

Manchester Mind is striving to be an equal opportunities employer and welcomes applications from all sections of the community. Manchester Mind sees it as a positive advantage if you have experience of mental health issues and/or have used mental health services or had experience of volunteering.

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Housing & Welfare Rights Worker (Assertive Outreach Pathway) – 18.5 hours per week

We believe in the power of effective information and advice and that we all have a part to play in enabling better mental health.  Our advice team supports people with mental health issues to obtain their rights and entitlements with regard to benefits debt and housing.  In this role you would work within Community Mental Health Teams to offer high quality advice to people being supported by those teams.

 

We are seeking people with advice experience and who care about social justice and collaboration to work with us:

 

Housing & Welfare Rights Worker (Assertive Outreach Pathway) – 18.5 hours per week – £27,041 to £29,577 per annum pro rata (£13,521 to £14,789 actual) depending on experience

 

The skills and experiences that are important to us are:

Advice experience in areas of benefits, debt and housing

Working collaboratively, with all stakeholders

Ability to build kind relationships that enable people to contribute

This post holder will with colleagues provide a service across 6 Community Mental Health Teams in Manchester but be based in Central West in Hulme.

 

If you are interested in this role, please download the application documents from the Vacancies page of our website, www.manchestermind.org (below this post)

The deadline for application submissions is 12:00pm on Monday 6th June 2022

Housing & Welfare Rights Worker (Assertive Outreach Pathway)

Job Description Person Specification

Application Form

Guidance Notes For Applicants

Manchester Mind is striving to be an equal opportunities employer and welcomes applications from all sections of the community. Manchester Mind sees it as a positive advantage if you have experience of mental health issues and/or have used mental health services or had experience of volunteering.

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