Debt Adviser/Trainee Debt Adviser

Contract Type: 
Fixed term
Part time
Application deadline: 
Tuesday, 24 November, 2020 - 09:00
Salary Scale
Pro Rata
Citizens Advice County Durham

We are excited to announce that we are currently seeking to recruit a MaPs Debt Adviser to join our thriving charity within County Durham. The purpose of the role is to provide advice on debt management and welfare benefits whilst ensuring that the work conforms to the Advice Quality Standard (AQS) and MaPS Debt Advice Quality Framework. The post holder will empower clients to ensure income maximisation through the take up of appropriate benefits and signpost to agencies where appropriate.


The successful candidates will ideally need to demonstrate recent or ongoing experience in delivering Debt Advice to clients, to a high standard or have the ability to undertake the training requirements needed to be able to carry out the role. Candidates should be able to demonstrate excellent communication skills, with good understanding of interviewing skills and general advice work.


Role: MaPs Debt Adviser/Trainee Debt Adviser

Hours: 33 hrs per week

Salary – Grade 4a £21,921 – 5a £23,565 (Pro Rata) dependent upon experience.

Duration – fixed term until 31st March 2021

Location: Citizens Advice County Durham


To request an application pack please contact:

Closing date for applications: Monday 24th November 2020

Proposed date for interview: Tuesday 1st December 2020


Please note we do not accept CV’s, to download an application pack visit:

What we offer: There’s lots! Including: a competitive salary, pension scheme, 25 days holiday, excellent training and development opportunities and much more!