Casework assistant at Unity Project

Paralegal immigration caseworker

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Hours per week 6 hours
Location New Unity 277a Upper Street N12TZ
Description

Are you compassionate and committed to migrants' rights? Are you interested in paralegal work, immigration law and access to justice?

We're looking for volunteers to assist destitute migrants in making immigration applications to change the conditions of their leave to remain. An opportunity to meet people from many backgrounds, work as a team and get valuable experience in immigration law and policy.

You will be given specialist training and thorough supervision in this role.

We ask for a weekly commitment (Tuesdays, 10-4) for three months where possible, and can provide a delicious lunch from our neighbours on Upper Street, as well as childcare.

YOU WILL:
Assist visitors with various aspects of specific immigration applications

Get an insight into the work of a frontline organisation and the impact of current laws and policies

WE WILL:
Supervise your work through an OISC Level 3 accredited immigration advisor
Provide full training and resources

This opportunity will assist you in gaining the following skills:

  • Interpersonal/Confidence
  • Teamwork
  • Problem solving/Creativity
  • Planning/Organising
  • Analytical/Research

Training will be provided by the organisation for this position:

Full training day, ad hoc additional training (e.g. interview skills, drafting skills)

About you

The organisation has indicated the following requirements from volunteers who want to take this opportunity.

Essential: Compassionate, dedicated, analytical, organised, interested in law and policy, teamplayer

Desirable: Some experience in benefits/ housing/ immigration advice and support

Interested?

Submit your info to this organisation today.

Register now!