Advice Worker

Karis Neighbour Scheme (KNS) is seeking to appoint an Advice Worker.

KNS is a small and responsive charity, working with volunteers to run various community projects. The projects aim to provide emotional, practical, befriending and advocacy support in a variety of different ways.

The Advice Worker will provide home visits to older adults in order to provide benefit checks and help with applications for benefits.  The worker will also offer further support about housing situations such as applying for Warm Homes grants.

The post is funded by Birmingham City Council Prevention and Communities Funding for 2 years. Subject to obtaining further funding, the hope is that the role will continue.