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Benefits Assistant

  • Employer: RBWM
  • Reference: WM0154-1904
  • Published: Fri 05/04/2019, 16:00 PM
  • Closing on: Mon 22/04/2019, 23:59 PM
  • Working Pattern: Full Time
  • Hours: 37 hours per week.
  • Salary: £21,687 – £24,507 pa
  • DBS Check: Enhanced
  • Location: Town Hall, St Ives Road, Maidenhead , Berkshire

The council is seeking to recruit a Benefit Assistant to its Revenues and Benefits service.

This is an exciting opportunity to provide face to face advice and support to our customers from one of our Service Hubs at Maidenhead or Windsor libraries.

The role will be to support the customers through the process of claiming a range of benefits administered by the local authority such as Housing Benefits, Council Tax Support, Discretionary Housing Payments. Customers may be making a new claim, reporting a change in circumstances or simply enquiring about entitlement. The post holder will also be expected to undertake a range of assessments, associated with these benefits, balancing the need to provide a prompt service to the customer with this part of the role.

Should you require an informal discussion regarding this post please contact Sarah Sneyd on 01628 683698 or email sarah.sneyd@rbwm.gov.uk.

Previous applicants need not apply.

Closing date: 22 April 2019

Interviews: 3 May 2019

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  • Employer: RBWM
  • Reference: WM0154-1904
  • Published: Fri 05/04/2019, 16:00 PM
  • Closing on: Mon 22/04/2019, 23:59 PM
  • Working Pattern: Full Time
  • Hours: 37 hours per week.
  • Salary: £21,687 – £24,507 pa
  • DBS Check: Enhanced
  • Location: Town Hall, St Ives Road, Maidenhead , Berkshire

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