We are looking for a Training Officer who will be responsible for the training and development of staff on all aspects of Housing Benefit and Local Council Tax Support administration. The successful applicant will be required to assess training needs and formulate training programmes to ensure that staff are able to perform their duties to a high standard. You will also have a role within the management of the Division when formulating procedures, participating in working groups etc.
The successful person will have experience of working in a local authority Benefits section and have a thorough knowledge of Housing Benefit legislation and a good understanding of Local Council Tax Support schemes. You will have strong interpersonal skills and be organised and self motivated.
Our preferred option is for candidates to apply online. Please visit our website at www.eppingforestdc.gov.uk (No CVs please).
For an informal discussion about this post, please contact Julian Lewis, Benefits Manager on 01992 564241