JCWI (London) - Voluntary Casework Intern

Casework Intern

Our extremely busy Casework department is on the lookout for enthusiastic, engaged individuals who would like to gain experience in a legal environment.

The post would suit someone with an interest in immigration who is looking to increase their legal knowledge and experience.

Salary: Unpaid

Main tasks

  • Casework research of different kinds
  • Help with file management
  • Taking calls from prospective clients
  • Attending client meetings, taking notes of meetings, some direct communication with clients
  • Help with preparing documents to accompany applications
  • Help with preparation of appeal bundles
  • Some attendance at court hearings
  • Routine clerical work

Person Specification

Essential

  • Degree level education or equivalent attainment (preferably in law or related subject)
  • Fluent spoken and written English
  • Attention to factual and textual detail
  • Interest in UK immigration law

Desirable

·      Have or be working towards a qualification in law

To Apply, please send a CV and a Cover Letter to legal@jcwi.org.uk

Closing date: 31 August 2017

Please note: due to the high volume of applicants we receive, only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.