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Casework Support Officer

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Closed for applications on 18/08/2019 23:59
Grade 2 (SCP 5-6) £18,795 - £19,171 - pro rata
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Finance / Benefits / Revenues / Procurement
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30 West Sunniside
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Closing date:
18 Aug

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This job is closed for applications.

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23.5 hours per week

An exciting opportunity has arisen within our Welfare Reform Service for a Casework Support Officer.

The post holder will be part of a busy team that deals with the payment of Discretionary Housing Payments (DHP’s) and the Delivery of Local Welfare Provision (LWP) in the form of Crisis Support and Community Care Support. The role will be to provide support to the Caseworkers in the decision making of DHP’s and supporting the delivery of LWP. Both DHP and LWP will involve communication with customers, internal and external providers and working to targets and deadlines to achieve delivery of the service. The post will also include the collection of management Information data in relation to the service.

For further information or an informal discussion, please contact Anne Gardiner on 0191 561 5053 or email ann.gardiner@sunderland.gov.uk

This post is exempt from the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974 and therefore will be subject to a DBS check from the Disclosure and Barring Service.

Applications should be made on-line at northeastjobs.org.uk/sunderlandcitycouncil. For further assistance contact the Org Man & Resourcing Team by Telephone: 0191 561 1755 . Email: jobs@sunderland.gov.uk Please note that CV’s are not acceptable.

Please note that all communication regarding your application for this post will be sent to the email address that you have registered online with North East Jobs, including your invitation to any online assessment you are required to undertake and your to invite to interview if you are short-listed. Please check your email inbox after the closing date for notifications as you may not be notified by any other means. Please remember to check your junk mail items.

Please be advised if you have not heard from us in six weeks after the closing date please assume you have not been shortlisted.

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