Job | Full Time

Macmillan Benefits Adviser

Community Advice Craigavon (formerly Citizens Advice Craigavon)

£27,344 - £29,439 (entry point dependent upon advice experience)
Community Advice Craigavon are seeking an Adviser to join the Macmillan Welfare Benefits Project Team. The post is funded until December 2024 and is full time (37.5 hrs per week). Salary £27,344 - £29,439 (entry point dependent upon advice experience).

The successful candidate will be part of a Northern Ireland wide team of benefits specialists providing an advice service, primarily welfare benefits, with an emphasis on income maximisation to people experiencing cancer, their immediate family members and carers. 

This will involve working with health care professionals and other cancer service staff who may refer into the project. 

The post-holders will work between local advice offices in Lurgan & Portadown, at Craigavon Hospital and across Northern Ireland via telephone.

Candidates must have at least 12 months experience delivering benefits advice in a social welfare setting and have completed an accredited adviser training programme or equivalent.

For further information and an application pack email the manager [email protected]

Closing date for receipt of applications is Wednesday 29  March at 12 noon.  

This is a regulated position and subject to an Access NI check.


For further information and an application pack email [email protected]




Closing Date

Wednesday / 29 March 2023

Contact Details


Jennifer Fearon


Portadown Health & Social Services Centre, Unit D Portadown Health Centre
Tavanagh Avenue
BT62 3BU
United Kingdom

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