Vacancies

WE 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;
• be 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 period of 2-3 months.

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

The type of legal administrative voluntary work will vary depending on experience but may include:
• undertaking legal research;
• assisting with completion of non-legal forms and preparing subject access requests;
• drafting chronology and index;
• booking and confirming appointments;
• filing court documents and issuing in the High Court;
• drafting simple administrative letters;
• photocopying;
• delivering urgent documents;
• greeting clients at reception

If you are interested in volunteering, please email us your CV 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
Solicitor and PRCBC Director
E-mail: prcbc@consonant.org.uk
Consonant (formerly Migrants Resource Centre)
Derry House
20 Penfold Street
London, NW8 8HJ

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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 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;
  • be 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

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We 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;
  • be 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 but may include:

  • undertaking legal research;
  • assisting with completion of non-legal forms and prepare subject access requests;
  • drafting chronology and index;
  • booking and confirming appointments;
  • filing court documents and issuing in the High Court;
  • drafting simple administrative letters;
  • photocopying;
  • delivering urgent documents;
  • greeting clients at 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