Welfare Benefits Adviser – Disability Solutions West Midlands for Macmillan Welfare Benefits Service

The Disability Solutions West Midlands and Macmillan Cancer Support partnership are seeking to appoint a Welfare Benefits Adviser for the Macmillan Welfare Benefits Service for Staffordshire to support individuals affected by cancer in securing appropriate welfare benefits/services.

Based at Disability Solutions HQ (North Staffordshire Medical Institute), the successful candidates will have proven successful experience of working in the advice sector and will have excellent working knowledge and experience of the welfare benefits system.

The successful candidate will have a full driving licence and daily use of a car.

The post is 18hrs per week with actual salary £10,800 – £11,206 with pension contribution and Employee Assistance Programme.

For job description/person specification and application forms please contact:

Mrs Maureen Washington at: mwashington@disability-solutions.net or 01782 667324.

Please note – Previous applicants need not apply.


Closing date for applications is 10am Wednesday 25th March 2020, with interviews to be held on Monday 30th March 2020 at Disability Solutions HQ. Successful applicants will be required to prepare a 7-minute presentation to deliver at interview regarding: “What are the main issues facing people experiencing cancer in Stoke-on-Trent and Staffordshire?”