Would you like a career supporting unpaid carers?


We currently have the following vacancy at Carers Link Lancashire:

Welfare and Benefits Officer

Carers Link Lancashire is looking to appoint a committed and dynamic Welfare and Benefits Officer to

lead on welfare and benefits advice for the charity and its beneficiaries.

The role will involve providing carers with information, guidance and support on their benefit rights and

entitlements, alongside providing 1-2-1 support in assisting with completion of claim forms and any welfare

related issues. This role also may include reviewing Carers Assessments and Peace of Mind Plans in

accordance with statutory guidelines.


The successful candidate will be from a benefits background, with extensive knowledge in this field.

They will also be empathetic with a passion and enthusiasm for improving the lives of unpaid carers.

28 hours per week (flexible on days)

Head office: Accrington & Some Remote Working From Home

For an application pack: Email   

Applications will only be accepted via email.

 Closing date: Friday 2nd October 12 noon                                  

Shortlisted candidates will be contacted by Monday 5th October

 Interviews: Wednesday 7th October (likely via zoom) 

Additional Information

CV's will not be accepted for any of this. An application pack can be requested by:

  • Calling 01254 387444

  • Emailing explaining which post(s) you are applying for

  • Contact us via our Facebook page through a private message

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54-56 Blackburn Road



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