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Advice Worker

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Advice workers give information and advice on issues such as legal and consumer rights, welfare benefits, housing and financial problems. Some workers may specialise in one particular area of work.

The Work

You could be:

Pay

The figures below are only a guide. Actual pay rates may vary, depending on:

Advice workers or advisers can earn between £18,000 and £23,500 a year. Managers of advice projects or advice centres can earn from around £26,000 a year or more.

Conditions

Employment Status UK %

Past Unemployment
Scotland


Year Unemployed

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Getting In

You could work with a local authority department such as housing or social work, a private company, or with a voluntary body, such as Citizens Advice or local money advice centre.

Predicted Employment in Scotland

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What Does it Take?

You should be:

You should have:

Training

Getting On

Contacts

The following organisations may be able to provide further information.

Advice Services Alliance (ASA)
Tel: 07904 377460
E-mail: admin@asauk.org.uk
Website: http://www.asauk.org.uk

advice.scot
Tel: 0808 800 9060
E-mail: info@advice.scot
Website: https://www.advice.scot/
Twitter: @advice4scotland
Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/advice.scot

AdviceUK
Tel: 0300 777 0107
E-mail: mail@adviceuk.org.uk
Website: http://www.adviceuk.org.uk/
Twitter: @AdviceUK
Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/AdviceUK

Child Poverty Action Group
Tel: 0141 552 3303
E-mail: staff@cpagscotland.org.uk
Website: http://www.cpag.org.uk
Twitter: @CPAGUK
Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/cpaguk

Citizens Advice Scotland
Tel: 0131 550 1000
E-mail: info@cas.org.uk
Website: http://www.cas.org.uk/
Website (2): http://www.adviceguide.org.uk/Scotland.htm
Twitter: @CitAdviceScot
Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/citizensadvicescotland

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