Solicitors, Senior Caseworkers and Caseworkers - Wilson Solicitors LLP

Wilsons is one of the leading firms in the UK for immigration and refugee law.

We are recruiting for immigration professionals to join our committed team of over thirty specialists in Tottenham.

We have a mixed practice of legal aid and privately funded work.

We are looking for individuals committed to working for migrants and refugees. In return we offer a home within a community of dedicated professionals and a supportive environment in which to thrive in your career.

Solicitor role:

Solicitors are encouraged to develop their interests and to become experts in their chosen area of immigration law. This may be publicly funded work including Judicial Review and strategic litigation, or privately funded work including all Immigration Rules based applications and human rights appeals.

Solicitors who wish to work on publicly funded cases must be accredited to at least Senior Caseworker level under the Law Society Immigration and Asylum Law Accreditation Scheme (IAAS).

Salary: From £32,000 according to experience. 

 Senior Caseworker role:

Senior Caseworkers work primarily on publicly funded asylum, detention, and immigration matters. They have conduct of their own caseload under the supervision of a solicitor.  For this role you must be accredited as a Senior Caseworker under the Law Society Immigration and Asylum Law Accreditation Scheme (IAAS) or be accredited as an Assistant Caseworker with an intention to accredit as a Senior Caseworker in the near future. This role can lead to a training contract for those looking to qualify as a solicitor.

Salary: From £25,000 according to experience.

Caseworker role: 

You will assist our solicitors with the preparation of their cases and have considerable client contact. You will receive excellent training, supervision and support. We will help you to become accredited under the IAAS as a Casework Assistant and progress to Senior Caseworker. After 12 months as a caseworker you will be considered for a training contract if your performance has met expectations. The role is suitable for those studying for the GDL or LPC part-time and also for those yet to embark on formal studies to become a solicitor.

 

Person specifications, job descriptions and application forms for all three roles are located on the current vacancies page at www.wilsonllp.co.uk 

Please email the completed application form and equality monitoring form to [email protected]

Salary: From £23,000 according to experience

Deadline for applications: Monday 29th July 2019

 

Wilson Solicitors LLP welcomes applications from all sections of the community.

 

"Their dedication and expertise is exceptional – they work tirelessly and demonstrate a commitment to their clients that is second to none." Chambers 2019

 

 

 

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