Housing and Benefits Worker- Throughcare Team

Salary: NJC pt. 9 – 19 ( £21,269 to £25,927) per annum + mileage

Hours: 37.5 hours per week

Contract Type: Fixed Term Contract until 31 March 2024

Location: South Gloucestershire with some remote working

Additional Information: We offer full mentoring, job shadowing for this role as well as training on the policies and procedures that Throughcare use. As an employee of DHI, you will have also access to our Employee Assistance Programme, our Cycle Scheme, 26 days annual leave and company pension scheme.

The Role

The Role

DHI are recruiting a Housing and Benefits worker within the Throughcare Team, to support clients within South Gloucestershire who require support with housing, benefits, homelessness advice. This is an exciting and varied post with opportunities for creativity and innovation.

About You

You will be joining an experienced and enthusiastic Throughcare Team that work hard to support each other, deliver an exceptional service to clients and meet our contract requirements.

At DHI we highly value transferable skills and life experience. If you have good organisational skills, can manage relationships, solve problems, and are adaptable and flexible then we would love to hear from you. Being able to work well in a team is extremely important, as is the ability to work, on occasion, independently.

Your background could be from anywhere where you have used these highly transferable skills. Retail, teaching, ex-armed forces are all examples of just some professions where these transferable skills are often found.

Our Values

Our four key values are vital to us. If you are interested in working in the substance misuse field and share DHI’s values of stimulation and zest for life, then we encourage you to apply. We are an award winning charity that challenges social exclusion by supporting people to achieve their potential and our values underpin this. They are:

  1. Flexibility
  2. Self-Direction
  3. Stimulation
  4. Zest for Life

We look forward to exploring these with you during the interview process should you be successful at the shortlisting stage.

How to Apply

Next Steps

If you’d like to know more about the role contact: hannahbrittain@dhisouthglos.org.uk to arrange an informal discussion.

To apply please use the enclosed Job Description and Person Specification to complete an Application Form and Skills Form and send to recruitment@dhibath.org.uk before Midday 22nd August 2022.

We strongly encourage you to complete our Equality & Diversity monitoring form to help us achieve a diverse workforce. The form does not form part of the selection process.


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