Central and East Northamptonshire Citizens Advice Vacancies

Legal Aid Agency, Housing Law Solicitor

An exciting opportunity for an experienced housing solicitor to join Central and East Northamptonshire Citizens Advice (CENCA), delivering housing and debt advice, advocacy and court representation.


Responsible to:     Head of Service
Salary:                    £35,000 - £40,000 pa
Hours:                    37 hours per week (part time hours will be considered)
Contract:                Fixed term contract to August 2022 (with possibility of extension)
Location:                Northampton (remote working is possible, but you must be able to provide court representation in                                         Northamptonshire)

About the role
As Housing Law Solicitor, you will be responsible for interviewing clients using sensitive listening in order to get to the root of the issues. This is a key role, in which you will be expected to empower clients and provide high quality advice, whilst maintaining the structure of meetings and delivering great customer service.

Closing date: 31st December 2021

We reserve the right to end the recruitment process early if suitably qualified candidates apply before the closing date.

Learning and Development Officer

Reporting to:            Head of Business Support

Salary:                       £23,000 - £25,000 depending on skills and experience 

Hours:                       Full time 37 hours per week

Contract:                   Permanent

Location:                   Northampton and home-working blend

About the role:


We are currently seeking an experienced Learning and Development Officer to recruit, train and support the development of volunteers and staff across all our services. The Learning and Development Officer will play a key role in designing, implementing, maintaining and evaluating a learning & development strategy for the organisation.


Closing Date: Expired


We particularly welcome applications from disabled and Black, Asian and Minority
Ethnic (BAME) candidates.

We make a positive commitment to employing disabled people and guarantee to interview all disabled candidates who meet the essential criteria for the role as set out in role profiles.

Finance Assistant

Hours: 16 Hours p/w

Salary: Circa £23,500 pro rata

Duration: Permanent

Base: The role will be based in our Northampton office but there is an opportunity to work some time from home and we offer flexible working hours.


About the role

We are looking to appoint an enthusiastic, conscientious and self-motivated individual to support our finance, volunteering and charity management work. The successful candidate will play an important role to ensure the ongoing success of the charity’s operations, providing administrative and clerical assistance to the Finance Manager, working to deadlines, policies and procedures as set out in the Staff Handbook.


This is an exciting opportunity to be a part of a charity that is a member of a national brand, is delivering a great service to clients and cares about employees. Become a part of a team that puts quality and clients at the forefront.

Closing date: Expired

We reserve the right to end the recruitment process early if suitably qualified candidates apply before the closing date.