RECRUITING: Housing and Benefits Peer Reviewers for SNSIAP

Monday, Jul 30, 2018

Are you an experienced housing or benefits adviser, supervisor or trainer interested in making a difference?

We are recruiting for additional housing and welfare benefits peer reviewers to join our existing SNSIAP team. You must have experience of providing advice, supervising advice or delivering training in housing or welfare benefits.  

We are looking for people who are confident in their subject knowledge (housing or welfare benefits) and who can objectively assess case-files against agreed assessment criteria. An appreciation of the different ways of delivering advice is also key.

You must have good written English and be able to make and justify difficult decisions. Attention to detail and good time management skills are also required. You should be open and responsive to constructive feedback and be able to give the same feedback to others.

The time commitment will usually be between one and three peer reviews per month, although this may vary. Attendance at annual training is also compulsory (approximately two days per year). 

Payment will be £390 per peer review and you will be expected to complete each peer review in approximately two days. Attendance at training sessions will be paid at a rate of £195 per day. We will also pay reasonable travel and subsistence expenses where applicable. The contract will be for a one year fixed period.

Further details are available from the role specification provided here. To apply, you should send the following to by midnight on Sunday 26 August: