Community Money Adviser

Talking Money
Grade 5, SCP 19 – 25, £26,039 - £30,224 pro rata (subject to a pay rise in April to £27,852 - £32,020)
Closing Date: 
Monday, 3 April, 2023 - 09:30
Contract Type: 
Part Time
Details of Role: 

Talking Money is a Bristol-based money advice charity with a working purpose to ‘help people with their money worries in a way that suits them so they can move forward with their lives’. Our team works to provide free, independent, specialist debt and benefits advice, and general money guidance, information and support to local citizens.  

We are looking to recruit a Community Money Adviser to be part of the BOOST Community Project at the Wellspring Settlement, with funding until the end of September 2026. The role involves training and mentoring volunteers in a community setting as well as providing 1:1 advice and advocacy in debt and welfare benefits directly to clients. 

What we can offer you 

Talking Money highly values it’s employees – the team are what makes the organisation special! You will be part of a collaborative and supportive team, jointly problem solving to expediate better outcomes for clients and driving for continual improvement. You will have access to regular training and development opportunities. 

You will start with 25 days annual leave plus bank holidays, increasing by an additional day for each full year of service, up to a maximum of 30 days. We have a flexible working culture that works well for parents or other caring responsibilities with a mix of office and home based working, a TOIL (Time Off In Lieu) system, Cyclescheme, Techscheme and pension scheme with 5% employer contribution.   

Talking Money encourages applications from those with lived experience of financial hardship, overwhelming debt and/or poverty; these might have been experienced personally or through the experiences of people close to you. We are also very keen to encourage applications from people within diverse communities, which are currently under-represented within our team. We are passionate about creating an inclusive and diverse workforce and welcome applications from all sections of the community. We are committed to supporting you in the application process; do please let us know if we can help in any particular way.  

Interviews to take place on Thursday 6th April.

How to Apply: 

To apply please submit your CV along with a cover letter explaining why you are interested in the role and why you think you are suitable for it, (please refer to person specification) and send to   

For an informal discussion about the role or to ask any questions, please contact our Partnership Manager, Tamra Mannin, at or on 0117 450 9283.  

Contact Person: 
Partnership Manager, Tamra Mannin
Contact Email:
Contact Phone: 
0117 450 9283
Postal Address: 
Talking Money 1 Hide Market West Street Bristol BS2 0BH