Outreach Assistant

Salary: From £18,135, depending on experience

Hours: 37.5 hours per week, permanent role

 

Background

Auriga Services Ltd is a dynamic, fast growing public benefit entity.  We are a company of over 65 friendly staff based in Sutton Coldfield, although our office is currently closed and all staff are working remotely.   We are seeking exceptional people with passion, enthusiasm and ability to join and make our mission a reality.

We enjoy flexible working, a generous holiday allowance, good pension and a great working environment.

 

Job purpose

Accountable to the Assist Team Manager, the Outreach Assistant will work with, support, assist and represent vulnerable people of all ages and abilities to improve their financial situation and wellbeing.  You will assess people’s circumstances and assist them accordingly. This will involve helping people to apply for welfare benefits, charitable grants and offer budgeting advice and signpost and refer to appropriate agencies and organisations. You will work with the elderly, ill, disabled and the young out on site, in their homes, support groups, the NHS or schools.

The role will involve some travel, on occasion this will be outside of the Midlands region. The successful candidate is required to hold an enhanced DBS certificate.

For further information please email Eleanor Poole Epoole@aurigaservices.co.uk

 

How to apply

Please send a job relevant CV and a covering letter that explains why you would be a suitable candidate for this position and why you would like to work for Auriga Services.  We’re looking for those that take the extra effort to do some research about us, and demonstrate a desire to work in a company with our values.

 

We automatically reject an application that arrives without a covering letter.

 

Send your covering letter and CV by email to:  Eleanor Poole –  Epoole@aurigaservices.co.uk

 

Closing date:  Friday 27 November at 5pm. 

 

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