Are you a landlord?

Janie Moor News

The new Sustainable Tenancies project has been set up to raise awareness of new domestic energy rights and responsibilities for tenants and landlords which, in combination with assessing tenants domestic energy use, will help to reduce fuel poverty and create more sustainable tenancies. If you are a private landlord with a property in the South Hams (or know family or …

Concerned about energy costs and keeping your home warm?

Michelle Carr News

Concerned about energy costs and keeping your home warm?   Citizens Advice South Hams can help you understand your fuel bills, switch energy tariffs, and provide information about accessing grants to keep your home warm and eligibility for Priority Service Register. Please bring your gas and electricity bills (if you have any) to the following advice sessions detailed below: Totnes …

Successful campaign brings benefits to South Hams

Michelle Carr News

South Hams residents are to be spared some of the worst side effects of the government’s botched roll out of Universal Credit following a successful campaign by Citizens Advice both nationally and locally. After pressure from the charity and others, the government has come up with a £1.5bn package to ease implementation of the troubled new welfare system, due to …

IT Coordinator (voluntary role)

Janie Moor News

A fantastic opportunity has arisen for an established IT expert to join our small and dynamic team as IT Co-ordinator. Citizens Advice South Hams provides advice, support and information to more than 4,000 local people each year. We are a forward looking organisation that has for many years has taken a multi-channel approach to delivering advice services, including digital telephone …

Dartmouth Grant

Janie Moor News

Citizens Advice South Hams has recently received a grant from Dartmouth United Charities to provide a specialist caseworker in Dartmouth who will work with people in need of intensive support. Janie Moor from Citizens Advice said: “We often see people that have been struggling for some time and require more help than we can offer through our regular drop in …

Employment tribunal fees

Janie Moor News

Employment tribunal fees no longer need to be paid, states ruling by Supreme Court Workers that paid employment tribunal fees between July 2013 – July 2017 can claim them back Workers that stopped proceedings because they couldn’t afford the fees may be able to restart their cases In July this year the Supreme Court of Justice ruled that the system …

Job Opportunity Charity Administrator

Janie Moor News, Paid Vacancy, Vacancies

Charity Administrator Post Details ______________________________________________________________ Post title:      Charity Administrator Salary:          £17,220 – £19,425 full time equivalent Hours:            16 hours per week Location:                Based at Totnes office Report to:     the Manager Benefits:       3% pension contribution; 20 days annual leave + bank holidays (pro rata) + 3 discretionary days at Christmas ______________________________________________________________ Citizens Advice South Hams are …