This vacancy has now closed

Welfare Rights Officer

  • Part time
  • £23,660 – £25,500 pro-rata
  • Grangemouth
  • Closing 15th June 2020

  • Advertised from 22nd May 2020
  • 20 hours per week. 1-year fixed-term contract (Starting salary commensurate with experience)


Citizens Advice Bureau (Grangemouth & Bo’ness) Ltd. based in Grangemouth, is an independent and innovative advice organisation providing holistic and specialist advice and support to local people.

The Welfare Rights Officer will contribute to this service by supporting volunteers and providing specialist assistance and advocacy to clients at all stages of the social security benefit claiming process, including disputing decisions.

This requires the post holder to have experience of dealing with complex casework, submitting mandatory reconsiderations on behalf of applicants, and representation at appeal tribunals.

This post will initially run for a 1-year period, with continuation beyond this point being dependent on future funding.

Application notes

Closing Date: Monday 15th June 2020

Interviews: Friday 19th June between 9am and 1pm

For an Application Pack please contact: Bill Palombo at Citizens Advice Bureau (Grangemouth & Bo’ness) Ltd. at

Alternatively an application pack can be downloaded from the Citizens Advice Scotland website at:

For an informal discussion on this post please contact Bill Palombo by email for a call back.

> Please note that this post is subject to completion of a Criminal Convictions Declaration form and a Basic Disclosure check.

Citizens Advice Bureau (Grangemouth & Bo’ness) Ltd. is committed to equal opportunities both in service provision and employment.

Charity number: SC 013233

Charity name: Citizens Advice Bureau (Grangemouth & Bo’ness) Ltd.