Part-Time Locum Immigration Adviser

Plumstead Community Law Centre
21/07/2017 - 31/08/2017

Required as soon as possible

Location: 36 Wellington Street, Woolwich, London SE18 6PE


Salary: £32,454 pa pro-rata 14 hours per week

Contact: info@pclc.org.uk

We are seeking to recruit  a part-time locum Immigration caseworker for 3 months in the first instance. This may become a permanent post subject to continued funding. The post will involve advice and  casework on all aspects of immigration law.

Applicants will need to have at least 2 years relevant recent experience in immigration law including Asylum, Appeal, European and Human Rights cases.

Applicants will either be qualified solicitors or hold OISC Level 3 or LSC Level 2 accreditation or equivalent.

They will also have a proven ability to work to tight deadlines, meet targets and have highly developed case management skills.

This post is funded by the Royal borough of Greenwich.

In the first instance please send a cv and covering letter to info@pclc.org.uk.

There is no closing date as we will be inviting suitable candidates to interview as soon as possible.

06/07/2017 - 27/07/2017

Kirklees Citizens Advice and Law Centre (KCALC) is looking to recruit an asylum/refugee support caseworker for their Transition Support Services.

The aim of the post is to deliver an asylum and immigration advice, information and support service to refugees and asylum seekers, with 19 hours per week allocated to casework.

There is also a co-ordinator function (7.5 hours per week) to coordinate the project and manage a group of volunteers to support delivery of the service, and KCALC are flexible as to whether the role combines both or project co-ordination is to be provided separately.

Suitable candidates must have OISC accreditation to at least Level 1. Applicants with Level 2 qualifications may be preferred at shortlisting/interviewing stage. The job will involve supporting volunteers to deliver information and advice. Therefore, candidates should have skills and experience in working with others to deliver a similar service.

Location: Huddersfield Methodist Mission, Huddersfield.

Hours per week: 26.5 worked over four days or 19 worked over 3 days (pattern to be mutually agreed).

Salary: £15,400 per annum for 26.5 hours per week, or £11,042 per annum for 19 hours per week (£22,000 per annum full time equivalent).

Terms include employer’s pension contribution of 7% of gross salary and Westfield Health cover.

This position is funded by the Big Lottery Fund and will cease on 30 September 2019.

Application packs available on the KCALC website at https://kcalc.org.uk/get-involved/job-opportunities/.

Deadline for applications: 12 noon on Thursday, 27 July 2017. Interviews will be held in the week commencing 31 July 2017.

Trustee

Avon & Bristol Law Centre
05/07/2017 - 11/08/2017

Avon and Bristol Law Centre has a proud history of providing legal advice and representation to people most in need, and an exciting future in developing our services and working with partner agencies.

Trustee leadership and good governance is at the heart of the Law Centre.  ABLC's Board members play a vital role leading the organisation ensuring the Law Centre delivers its charitable objectives.

ABLC is looking for a new Trustee with specific skills and experience in fundraising and/or communications.

If you would like to discuss anything about the role, or would like an application pack, please contact the Director, Ginette Corr on 0117 916 7710 or ginettec@ablc.org.uk

Closing date for applications is 12 noon on Friday 11th August 2017.

21/06/2017 - 31/07/2017

Ealing Law Centre is looking for an exceptional Immigration and Nationality Solicitor to become its Head of Immigration in London’s newest and most ambitious Law Centre.

This is an interesting and challenging job in a specialist area of law, which will give the right person an exciting opportunity to work in an acclaimed and growing new organisation, to help shape it, and to develop your reputation and career at the same time. This position is funded by the Trust for London. The Law Centre would want the successful candidate to start as soon as possible.

If appointed, you will be responsible for carrying out a range of complex immigration, nationality and asylum casework at all levels, including appeals and judicial reviews in Tribunals and the higher courts.

The Law Centre is looking for a solicitors with at least at least two years’ experience in immigration, nationality and asylum casework who is accredited as a Supervisor at level 2 in the Law Society’s Immigration and Asylum Accreditation Scheme.

This is a permanent full-time position of 35 work hours per week. Job-sharing may be considered.

The salary will be on ELC’s solicitor scale (£28,000 - £33,000 p.a.), and will depend on experience and skills.

The Law Centre’s office is located 2 minutes from Northfield station on the Piccadilly line with easy access to Central London (30 minutes).

Further details and an application pack are available by emailing info@ealinglaw.org.uk. Alternatively you can write to Ealing Law Centre, 210 Northfield Avenue, London W13 9SJ.

Closing date for applications is 4pm on 31 July 2017.