Scottish Huntington’s Association Vacancy – Financial Wellbeing Officer

Financial Wellbeing Officer

Region: National Post – South West Scotland

Duration: Fixed to June 2023

Location :  Hybrid Model: Home based / office based

Salary:   £30,716 pro rata

Hours :   28 hours per week

 

Are you motivated to make a positive change to the lives of people who live in families that are impacted by the devastating, neurological condition Huntington’s disease? This is an exciting opportunity to become part our National Financial Well- Being Service (FWS.) You will work closely with the FWS Lead and two other FWO’s to provide invaluable financial support to people living in HD families. The post holder will work in an integrated style with SHA’s Huntington’s disease (HD) Specialists, our national Specialist Youth Service including professional staff from a wide variety of backgrounds and multiple external agencies.

 

We are looking for someone who is enthusiastic, motivated and who will have a positive influence on the quality of life for individuals and their families impacted by Huntington’s disease (HD) by managing and delivering a high quality Financial Wellbeing & Energy Advice service including welfare rights; debt advice; energy advice and financial planning & products.

 

The successful candidate should be able to work autonomously in this challenging and innovative post. Good listening, communication and interpersonal skills are essential, as are excellent time keeping and caseload management skills. A good  level of financial work experience is essential. This is a community post, therefore a clean, current driving licence and use of a car complete our list of essential requirements.

 

The successful candidate will be subject to an enhanced disclosure check.

 

Further information and an electronic application pack can be obtained from hdscotland.org/vacancies

 

Closing date for applications     30 September 2022

Interview date:                          TBC

 

 

SHA is a registered Charity and is committed to promoting equal opportunities in employment. Scottish Charity No; SCO100985

www.hdscotland.org

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