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Debt Caseworker

Salary Range: £20,000 – £22,000 per annum pro rata.
Contract base hours of work: P/T: 22.5 hours per week.
Location: Derby and DHA office locations

Contract Term: Fixed term ending on 31 March 2020.

Closing Date: Monday 25th February 2019 at 12.00pm


Closing Date: 25/02/2019

We are currently seeking an experienced Debt Caseworker who can contribute to the success of an ambitious and well-established East Midland based Charity.

We are looking for a highly motivated individual to provide specialist Debt advice across DHA’s offices and project locations and play their part in making a difference for people in need. You should be a team player, able to work under pressure and to tight deadlines, whilst maintaining a high standard of work.

You will be required to provide a high quality specialist Debt advice service on all aspects of priority and non-priority debts. You will assist people to prepare financial statements, ensuring income maximisation through the take up of appropriate benefits. You will also be required to negotiate with all creditors and third parties, assist with applications for charitable funds, and prepare applications for bankruptcy and Debt Relief Orders where appropriate.

Excellent communication and negotiation skills are essential, as is the ability to deal with people in difficult and pressurised situations. We are looking for a high achiever who has drive and ambition to progress in a forward thinking organisation.

You must have relevant experience of providing specialist Debt advice and have knowledge of current legislation, case law, policies and procedures relating to debt.

To apply, please send your CV with a covering letter to arrive no later than the closing date to:
• hr@dhadvice.org, or
• In an envelope marked confidential to Human Resources, Direct Help & Advice, Phoenix Street, Derby, DE1 2ER


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Debt Caseworker - Job Description (.pdf file)