Jobs and volunteering

Take on a new challenge, share your skills, and learn something new. Help make Britain a place where everyone can belong. Find out about our current opportunities.

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What we offer

Consonant is a fully supportive environment where you are challenged to grow and learn new things. No two days are ever the same. Our offices and training rooms are equipped to a high standard, so you can focus on what’s important – helping people thrive.

Our team speak 27 different languages. We are a truly multicultural community, with staff, volunteers and customers from all over the world.

Your impact

People like you are helping make the UK a place where everyone can belong.

Every year we help thousands of people get protection from violence and persecution, learn English, find work, and get more involved in their communities.

Thanks to the dedication and hard work of our volunteers and staff, people are able to rebuild lives, support themselves and their families, and achieve their ambitions.

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Senior Welfare Advisor (Haringey)

One-year fixed term contract – Salary 28,000 – 30,000 depending on experience
Hours: 35 hours per week

As Senior Welfare Benefits Advisor (Haringey), you will develop and deliver a new comprehensive advice service to local people on all matters relating to Welfare Benefits, to support people who are homeless or at risk of homelessness in the borough of Haringey. This will include advising clients on entitlements to Welfare Benefits in order to increase their income, assist and support in the application of relevant claims and to effectively challenge adverse decisions. Advice sessions will take place by face to face appointments at our offices, at outreach sessions and on the telephone. You will work closely with Consonant’s existing advice service in Westminster.

The post requires someone who has demonstrable experience and knowledge on a range of issues faced by people who are homeless or at risk of homelessness, including housing, debt, social care, and welfare benefits. The ideal candidate will be familiar with and have contacts in the borough of Haringey.

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Welfare Advisor (Westminster)

Permanent contract – Salary 27,400, pro rata
Hours: 14 hours per week

As Welfare Advisor (Westminster), you will manage an active caseload providing a one-off only comprehensive advice service to local people on all matters relating to Welfare Benefits. This will include advising clients on entitlements to Welfare Benefits in order to increase their income, assist and support in the application of relevant claims and to effectively challenge adverse decisions. Advice sessions will take place by face to face appointments at our offices, at outreach sessions and on the telephone.

The post requires someone who has demonstrable experience and knowledge on a range of issues such as social care, housing and welfare benefits.

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Have something to offer?

You’ve got the skills and the talent. We’ve got the space and people who are eager to learn. Don’t see a volunteer opportunity that’s right for you? Talk to us about your ideas for running a course or workshop.

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