WHAM Energy Caseworker - Bath and North East Somerset - Tenders Global

WHAM Energy Caseworker – Bath and North East Somerset

Centre for Sustainable Energy

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We are looking for a confident and empathetic caseworker to join our team of energy advisors
working on the Warmer
Homes Advice and Money
(WHAM) project. The role will be based in the Bath & North East
Somerset council area.

This is a great opportunity for someone with two or more years’ experience of giving advice,
who wants to make a real difference to the lives of people struggling with cold homes and high
heating bills.

You’ll need:

  • To be confident talking to people and delivering presentations, talks and training.
  • To be skilled and confident in making and receiving calls.
  • To be a quick thinker who can react to the many needs of the people we support.
  • A strong sense of empathy.
  • A strong sense of personal boundaries.
  • An awareness of the need to maintain your own wellbeing.
  • The ability to self-motivate and have good initiative.

Specific responsibilities

An applicant appointed to the role will be expected to:

  • Engage with households who need help with their energy issues. 
  • Improve the wellbeing and safeguarding of households in fuel poverty whose health
    conditions are exacerbated by living in a cold home. 
  • Deliver complex casework with minimal support. 
  • Give advice to people in their own homes. 

Essential attributes for this role include:

  • Minimum Maths and English GCSE or equivalent. 
  • Experience of giving advice. 
  • Experience of customer service. 
  • Experience of taking a lead on the delivery and coordination of project-based activity.
  • Ability to respond to vulnerable clients in a respectful and engaging manner. 
  • Ability to present complex information in an accessible and appropriate manner. 
  • Ability to work in a team and able to identify areas where their skills complement others. 
  • Highly organised at managing time and workload. 

To apply and view the full details and person specification, please download the application
form and supporting documents from our website. 

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