Immigration Adviser - vacancy
Refugee Action Kingston is an independent charity advising and supporting asylum seekers and refugees in the Kingston and neighbouring areas. The legal advice work has expanded over the past year, and having obtained a grant for this purpose, we are now looking to employ an immigration solicitor or OISC Level 3 case worker (or Level 2 willing to obtain Level 3). RAK does not handle publicly funded work. The work covers initial asylum advice and preparation of cases; advice on further representations for failed asylum seekers; applications for family reunion; and a range of other legal work relating to our clients including tribunal representation. The case worker will have a minimum of two years working in this field. S/he will be working with experienced welfare/OISC Level 1 advisers and volunteers including a volunteer solicitor.