Immigration adviser

Job Title - Immigration Adviser

Organisation - Lewisham Refugee and Migrant Network

Website -

Location - Lewisham, London

Deadline for applications - 5th February 2017

Salary -  Salary: £28,224 (pro-rata) 21 hours/week

Contact - Rosario Guimba-Stewart

Further Information: 

LRMN is a charity organisation providing free services to refugees, asylum seekers and migrants in London.  Our programmes include Information and Advice, Violence against Women and Girls and Training and Employment. We are recruiting for an Immigration Adviser to join our small Immigration team.

The successful candidate will be based in Deptford, Lewisham but will conduct outreach work in Bromley, Greenwich and Bexley. We are looking for someone who is competent in conducting all tasks permitted at LSC level 2/OISC Level 3. He/she should have a wide experience in lodging human rights claim based on Article 8 ECHR. With experience on representation at Tribunals, you should have great understanding of the changes to immigration and asylum law and practice. The ideal candidate should be familiar in working with multicultural communities particularly with vulnerable and destitute people often with No Recourse to Public Funds. Knowledge and experience of working with voluntary and community groups and other statutory agencies is desirable.

This post is funded by Trust for London for 2 years.

We welcome applications from local communities. Please note we do NOT accept CVs. If you do not hear from us within four weeks after the closing date, please assume that you have not been shortlisted this time.

For an application pack please email and for enquiries please email Rosario Guimba-Stewart at or telephone her on 020 8694 0323