Advice services

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Training/Advice

Advice NI

This course will provide a detailed overview of the benefits which can be claimed by nationals from the European Economic Area, as well as covering the Right to Reside Test and the Habitual Residence Test for each specific benefit. The course will also cover: derived rights, permanent residence rights, rights for workers, Croatia, A8 and A2 issues, recent developments in EU law and Brexit issues
Belfast
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Training/Advice

Advice NI

This session will encourage advisers completing PIP forms to carefully consider and use the reliability and majority regulations, case law and guidance to produce stronger initial applications.
Belfast
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Training/Advice

Advice NI

This course is one of a selection of Welfare Reform sessions suitable for those who have already benefited from our Welfare Reform training and wish to update their knowledge in a timely and cost effective manner, or for those who just need information on a specific aspect of Welfare Reform. This session will help you challenge negative PIP decisions by focusing on significant regulations, guidance and case law to incorporate into your mandatory reconsiderations, appeals and complaints to the assessment provider. We will invoice you for the course. Please note a late cancellation fee will apply to courses cancelled with less than five working days’ notice.
Belfast
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Training/Advice

Advice NI

This interactive workshop gives you the space and opportunity to explore practical ways to advise and support vulnerable clients. The workshop will explore challenges you might face when advising vulnerable clients and ways to overcome these. It will cover) ways of building external relationships or networks to better support vulnerable clients, the Data Protection Act including the difference between personal data and sensitive personal data, exploring the best practice approach with clients experiencing financial abuse or who are suicidal. This course will also identify practical ways both you and creditors can adapt to your client’s needs and identify ways to build resilience and coping mechanisms to work with vulnerable clients.
Belfast
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Training/Advice

Advice NI

This one-day, introductory level course provides an overview of consumer law for generalist advisers. It is designed for new advisers or those who want to update their skills in this area. This course will provide an overview of: • Statutory rights for consumers • How to identify when consumer rights have been breached • Remedies available to consumers • Common elements of contract law • Where to signpost/refer for specialist advice
Belfast
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Training/Advice

Advice NI

This course will equip money advisers with knowledge of the process for enforcing a debt. This is a specialist level training course and is primarily aimed at developing the skills and knowledge of a skilled money adviser. This course is designed to build upon knowledge gained in the Debts & Courts course. It will outline where an intervention to negotiate, advocate and formally represent by the lay advocate can be actioned at enforcement stages. This course is for skilled advisers wishing to learn more on the jurisdiction of courts in debt cases. Participants should already work at Skilled Level before attending this course.
Belfast
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Training/Advice

Advice NI

This course covers the fundamentals of social media for charities. Discover the different forms of social media and how to make them work for charities. What to post and when to post it. The three-hour session will cover everything from how to gain followers, make the most out of your organisation’s social media profile and how to create engaging content and photographs. The course will cover the pros and cons of free and paid-for social media as well as the benefits of hashtags and tagging.
Belfast
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Training/Advice

Advice NI

Universal Credit has fundamentally changed the legacy means-tested benefits system as we know it. This intensive in depth one-day course will identify which benefits Universal Credit replaces and which remain outside Universal Credit. It will explain the detailed rules of Universal Credit, including the basic conditions of entitlement, financial conditions, benefit caps, under-occupancy penalties and claimant conditionality, including sanctions.
Belfast
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Training/Advice

Advice NI

This session will look at how decisions are made, what mandatory reconsideration is and what direct lodgement means for a client’s rights to appeal. It will explain the new process for challenging a case in relation to clients conditionality, the work capability assessment and sanctions.
Belfast
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Training/Advice

Advice NI

This four-day accredited course provides an introduction to the skills and knowledge required to offer effective training programmes to others. At the end of the course participants will be able to develop and prepare resources for training, plan, prepare and facilitate group learning and development and reflect on own practice in learning and development.
Belfast
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Training/Advice

Advice NI

This Award is an introductory qualification for candidates who are interested in acquiring knowledge about the role of an Independent Advocate. It comprises of the unit Understanding the Purpose and Role of the Independent Advocate. This is a knowledge based unit. The qualification has four learning outcomes: Understand the principles of Independent Advocacy. Understand the role of the Independent Advocate. Understand communication methods used in Independent Advocacy. Understand equality, diversity and inclusion.
Belfast
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Training/Advice

Advice NI

This course is designed for advisers who are required to meet the Northern Ireland Quality Standard, or student advisers working primarily in this area. As per the Northern Ireland Quality Standard all advisers should be able to provide generalist advice in relation to Employment.
Belfast
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Training/Advice

Advice NI

This generalist level course is accredited with OCNNI at Level 3. It will help you understand the basic principles of money advice; explore the nature and extent of a debt problem and how to check your client’s liability. This course (or equivalent) is a prerequisite for attending other Wiseradviser courses.
Belfast
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Training/Advice

Advice NI

This short and practical overview will help you understand just how the State Pension actually works now and how Pensions are calculated in this transitional period. The course is aimed at advisers, anyone interested in personal retirement planning, financial advisers, HR staff, trade union representatives, lawyers and anyone working with older people.
Belfast
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Workshop

Counselling All Nations Services (CANS)

On behalf of Building Communities Resource Centre and CANS, I would like to invite you to a workshop on the mental health needs of people from BAME communities on Monday July 22nd at 5.30pm, in the West Bann Development, 8 – 10 Killowen Ct, Coleraine. BT51 3TP
Coleraine
Job | Part Time

Development Officer – Horn of Africa People’s Aid Northern Ireland

Horn of Africa People's Aid Northern Ireland HAPANI

Salary: Salary: £17,491.30 pro rata
Belfast
Job | Part Time

Finance and Administration Worker – Horn of Africa People’s Aid NI

Horn of Africa People's Aid Northern Ireland HAPANI

Salary: £17,802 - £19,126 (NJC Scale 4 Point 19-21)
Belfast
Job | Full Time

HR Advisor - Hydepark House

Extern

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Mallusk
Job | Full Time

ICT Manager

Mindwise

Belfast
Job | Part Time

Enrolment Officer Omagh and Enniskillen Area

NIACRO

£18426 pro rata
Belfast