Immigration Lawyer - Just for Kids Law

Job Title - Immigration Lawyer 

Organisation - Just for Kids Law

Website - www.justforkidslaw.org

Location - TBC (Likely to be North London)

Deadline for applications - 31st January 2017

Salary - £32,000 plus generous staff benefits, including workplace contributory pension scheme generous 25 day leave package and additional benefits after 1 year service

Contact  info@justforkidslaw.org Aika Stephenson 07886755321

Further information 

Hours:             full time (35 hours per week)

Reporting to: Programmes/Legal Director 

About the Project and the Role:

Just for Kids Law is expanding into East London, where it will deliver youth advocacy support and legal representation to vulnerable children and young people. We have also secured a two year grant from the Trust for London for immigration legal services. Working with our Youth Advocacy, Education, Community Care and Youth Justice Lawyers, the Immigration Lawyer (solicitor or barrister) will support of caseload of immigration cases. S/he will provide children and young people with direct representation in immigration and nationality issues and casework, at first instance direct advice, hearings and tribunals, and will prepare cases for judicial review working in conjunction with Counsel. The project will benefit young people across East London and is aimed at young people who require non-asylum immigration advice.

An experienced Immigration Lawyer, the post holder will also become the organisational lead in immigration matters to other frontline staff, including Youth Advocates and other legal Staff.

Applying:

Please ensure you read carefully the recruitment pack and role description. Once filled out, please return your completed application form and self declaration form, by email (info@justforkidslaw.org) by the closing date and time specified below marking it for the attention of the Managing Director. CVs will not be accepted.  Should you have any questions about the role please email us at the email address above marking it for the attention of the Managing Director.

Sadly we will be unable to contact unsuccessful applicants or consider those applications which are submitted after the deadline.

Any job offer is subject to DBS approval and satisfactory references. Candidates must be legally able to work in the UK.

Key dates:

Closing date for applications:  Friday 31st January 2017      


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