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Immigration Law Supervisor

Start Date: September 2024

About Us:

Brit Solicitors is a dynamic, multicultural, and multilingual law firm committed to providing exceptional legal services at reasonable prices. Our team of qualified experts assists clients in Immigration, Crime, Family, and Property law, ensuring the best possible outcomes led by Anwar Khan. The firm and immigration department prioritize client satisfaction and maintain the highest professional standards.

Role Overview:

We are seeking an accredited Immigration Law Supervisor to join our top-tier legal aid immigration practice. The ideal candidate will have a strong academic background and experience in Immigration Law, with a demonstrated passion for publicly funded immigration cases. While previous experience as an Immigration Supervisor is not necessary but needs to be accredited as a legal aid supervisor, a commitment to excellent client care and a proactive professional approach are essential.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Report directly to the Department Director
  • Assist with a range of immigration matters (LAA Funded and Private client work)
  • Undertake your own advocacy and attend court sessions
  • Prepare cases, draft documents, and handle correspondence
  • Manage funding applications to the Legal Aid Agency
  • Ensure compliance with file management and time-costing procedures
  • Supervise up to four supervisees (FTE) and ensure their tasks are appropriately allocated
  • Supervise and train casework assistants, trainees, and senior caseworkers
  • Allocate matters to senior caseworkers and oversee their progress
  • Delegate tasks to casework assistants and trainee casework assistants

Key Skills Required:

  • Strong academic background with a Law degree
  • Experience as an Immigration Paralegal/Advisor is preferred
  • Clear understanding and application of Immigration Laws
  • Excellent communication, analytical, and organizational skills
  • Ability to work effectively with diverse individuals
  • Proficiency in Microsoft Office applications
  • Proven ability to supervise and train junior staff, ensuring effective delegation and task management

What We Offer:

  • Can work on and off the office 
  • Competitive salary
  • Supportive team environment
  • Excellent progression opportunities
  • Recognition for legal awards and achievements
  • Equal Opportunities:
  • Brit Solicitors embraces diversity and strives to reflect the communities we serve. We guarantee an interview for candidates disclosing a disability who meet the essential requirements for the post.

How to Apply:

Interested candidates should visit our website and apply online with their details and CV or send to ak@britsolicitors.com.

Organisation:
Brit Solicitors
Location of office:
Brit Solicitors London and Luton, UK
Contact details:
Interested candidates should visit our website and apply online with their details and CV or send to ak@britsolicitors.com.