Job Vacancy: Caseworker and Senior Caseworker/Solicitor at Migrant Legal Action

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Job title: Caseworker and Senior Caseworker/Solicitor

Organisation: Migrant Legal Action

Location: Southwark/London (currently remote working in accordance with government guidelines)

Deadline for receipt of applications: 22/04/2021

Salary: In line with knowledge and experience

Contact about the role: Please email Anna Kouma, annak@migrantlegalaction.org.uk for an application pack and further information

About the role and how to apply:

Migrant Legal Action – MLA (previously Afro-Asian Advisory Service) was established in 1978. We offer specialist legal advice and casework regarding immigration, nationality, asylum and related human rights claims to both individuals and other agencies. Our work includes initial applications, appeals as well as judicial review claims. 

We are a small, experienced and dedicated team that is encouraging and supporting of each other. We are very excited to be able to expand with two full-time posts:

OISC Level 1 Immigration Caseworker

MLA has long experience and tradition in training lawyers and the position is for an individual who is wishing to train and develop in their role to become OISC Level 2/3 and IAAS senior case worker to be able to take responsibility for complex casework and appeals.

The successful applicant will have at least two years recent, professional experience of providing immigration casework at OISC level 1 and will need to be regulated by the OISC.

IAAS level 2 Caseworker/Solicitor

We are also looking for a full-time Senior Caseworker / Solicitor with IAAS level two accreditation. The successful applicant will be expected to work alongside a supervising solicitor, taking responsibility for and expanding an existing caseload of complex immigration/asylum/human rights cases as well as appeals and judicial review claims. 

If you are interested in one of the roles, please contact Anna Kouma for further discussion and application pack. 

Document Date
Monday March 22, 2021