Vacancies

We are looking for experienced qualified solicitors/caseworkers to volunteer at our monthly Saturday children’s citizenship casework surgery

You will need to :-

  • Be a practising solicitor or qualified to advise at 2/3 OISC level;
  • Have specialist knowledge on children and British nationality law or be willing to receive thorough training and training on this;
  • have a passion for social justice;
  • have a real commitment to the needs of  children/young adults and their carers;
  • be able to work within a team of professionals and volunteers from a very diverse group;
  • able to work under pressure and with very limited resources;
  • have a non-judgmental approach towards our young clients and carers;
  • commit to volunteering first Saturday of each month from 10:00am to 5:30pm for a minimum period of 6 months

Our volunteers are given thorough induction, training, support and supervision. We provide lunch and reasonable travelling expenses. All our volunteers have to submit to periodic enhanced DBS checks.

Please send your CV to Solange Valdez-Symonds

PRCBC Solicitor/Director, e-mail: Solange.valdez-symonds@migrants.org.uk

PRCBC

C/O Migrants Resource Centre

Derry House

20 Penfold Street

London NW8 8HJ

IMG_20180113_1302275We are looking for a legal admin volunteer

You will need to:-

  • have a passion for social justice;
  • have a real commitment to the needs of  children/young adults and their carers;
  • be able to work within a team of professionals and volunteers from a very diverse group;
  • able to work under pressure;
  • have done a law degree or its equivalent;
  • commit to volunteering on Thursdays and/or Fridays  from 10:30am to 5:30pm for a minimum period of 3 months

Our volunteers are given thorough induction, training, support and supervision. We cover reasonable volunteering expenses. All our volunteers are expected to submit to periodic enhanced DBS checks.

The type of legal administrative voluntary work will vary depending on experience:

  • undertake legal research;
  • assist with completion of non-legal forms and prepare subject access requests;
  • draft chronology and index
  • book and confirm appointments;
  • file court documents and issue in the high court;
  • draft simple administrative letters;
  • photocopy;
  • deliver urgent documents;
  • greet clients from reception.

If you are interested in volunteering, please send your curriculum vitae by e-mail and tell us:

1) Why you wish to volunteer?

2) What you expect to get out of volunteering?

3) How soon might you be available to start volunteering?

 

Solange Valdez-Symonds

PRCBC Solicitor/Director

E-mail: Solange.valdez-symonds@migrants.org.uk

Legal Advice Centre

Derry House

20 Penfold Street

London NW8 8HJ

 

 

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