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Debt Adviser at Citizens Advice Brighton and Hove

Citizens Advice Brighton & Hove are currently seeking to recruit a Debt Adviser to join our thriving charity. The purpose of the role is to provide tailored advocacy, advice and support to individuals and families struggling with debts, and provide them with help to overcome and prevent them from falling into similar situations again. This is a local service, working with communities within Brighton & Hove. Visit our website for more information and to apply

The successful candidate will ideally have the required specialist debt advice accreditation and have completed training to caseworker level. Full training would be provided for the right candidate, although some experience of advice giving or knowledge of financial services would be beneficial.

We want people who are passionate about giving an effective service to those most in need. You will need to demonstrate that you can engage skilfully with clients who are vulnerable and distressed and have proven skills at working in a busy environment.

You will be a highly motivated strong team player with excellent interpersonal and organisational skills. You will have the ability to understand written and oral information of some complexity; have good numeracy skills sufficient to compile accurate financial statements and calculate benefits; and, have effective oral and written communication skills for the purposes of negotiation and reporting.

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Date added

30th August 2023

Days per week

5 days

Deadline for applications

22nd Sep 2023


£25,878 – £27,852 full time equivalent salary depending on experience

Hours per week

37 hours. This is a full time role, but part time hours could be considered for the right candidate. We will also consider remote and blended working.


Advisers / Counsellors

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