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Community Advice Ards And North Down are recruiting for a full-time Appeals Advocate/Tribunal Representative and a part-time Appeals Administrator.

Appeals Advocate/Tribunal Representative

Community Advice Ards and North Down is recruiting a full-time Tribunal Advocate/appeals representative to join their appeals team to provide advice and representation at tribunal hearings

CAAND is a dynamic and growing independent advice agency. Formerly known as Citizen's Advice, they have 30 staff and 15 volunteers providing advice, help and support to all. CAAND has a specialist appeals team, which provides advice and representation at Social Security Tribunal hearings and Education Authority appeal hearings.

Last year (2022-23), The CAAND appeals team were successful with 85% of appeal cases. This generated an income for our clients of over £1.3 million. 

If you want a new challenge, have job satisfaction and wish to join a professional, positive and friendly team, this is the job for you.

Job role Tribunal Advocate
Salary £29,439.00 plus 5% employer pension contributions
Hours per week 37.00
Closing date Wednesday / 31 May 2023 4:00pm

Appeals Administrator

Community Advice Ards and North Down is also recruiting for a job share appeals administrator to provide administration duties to support a very busy appeals team. This is a job share post, working 20 hours per week. The other job share partner works 17 hours per week.

Job role Appeals Administrator
Salary £24,925 per annum (pro rata)
Hours per week 20.00
Closing date Wednesday / 31 May 2023 4:00pm

Both these posts are funded by The National Lottery and will initially be for a 3 year period (with possible extension, subject to funding.)
For further information and to request an application pack for either post,  please email