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Role: Caseworker, 1 day per week for 1 year.

Salary: £5200 per annum.

Working on: Prisoners Project and general casework

The work includes

Applying for benefits for older Irish people, including those in prison and due to be released soon, including:

·        Attendance Allowance

·        UK and Irish pensions

·        Personal Independent Payment

·        Carer’s Allowance

·        Any other benefits as required

Advocacy on many other welfare rights issues, e.g. housing problems and difficulties with landlords.

Personal skills

·        Ability to advocate on behalf of people in need of help

·        Empathy with older people

·        Good written and verbal communication skills

·        Being kind and supportive

To apply, please email nora@irishelders.org.uk with a letter outlining your suitability and why you would like the role. Deadline is Thursday 12th September at 5pm.