Work with us: Debt Adviser

Available roles: Debt Adviser

Salary: £25,878 – £27,852 full time equivalent salary depending on experience

Hours: Full time, part time considered 

Location: Hove Town hall – blended and remote working also considered

Contract: Fixed term until March 2025 with possibility of extension

Application deadline: Friday 22nd September 

Expected interview date: Week commencing 2nd October

Job outline:

Citizens Advice Brighton & Hove are currently seeking to recruit a Debt Adviser to join our thriving charity.

The purpose of the role is to provide tailored advocacy, advice and support to individuals and families struggling with debts, and provide them with help to overcome and prevent them from falling into similar situations again. This is a local service, working with communities within Brighton & Hove. 

Candidates should be able to demonstrate excellent communication skills, with good understanding of interview skills and general advice work. Knowledge of benefits, budgeting or financial products could be a great asset.

The higher pay range is available to qualified and experienced debt advisers, but we encourage applications from candidates with any advice experience or those looking for a career change. We can offer full training and career development opportunities such as qualification as a DRO intermediary or technical supervisor.

This is a full time role, but part time hours could be considered for the right candidate.  We will also consider remote and blended working.

We’re here to give advice to everyone, and understand that diversity in our workforce is the best way of understanding the varying needs of the city around us.
  • We encourage applications from people from minoritised communities, and from people with experiences of exclusion or discrimination
  • We encourage applications from people who have used our services or others
We ask all applicants to complete an anonymous online survey to help us understand if we’re succeeding in our aims. We appreciate you taking the time to complete this. Please complete the equalities survey online here. 
Appointment to this role will be subject to successful references and a  basic DBS check. 

If you have questions or would like to get a better understanding of the role please contact

For more details about this rewarding opportunity and how to apply, read the full job information pack and download the application form to complete. 

Please read the guidance notes before completing the application form.  

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