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Reference: 72665

Date Added: 10 September 2019
Closing Date: 16 September 2019

Job Title: Constituency Caseworker

Working For: Jess Phillips MP (Birmingham, Yardley)

Location: Acocks Green, Birmingham

Salary: £19, 641 per annum

Job Details

An exciting opportunity to work with Jess Phillips MP and her team in her constituency office; this important, rewarding role will assist in providing a high level of service to Jess and her constituents and play a crucial role in supporting with constituency casework. Candidates do not require prior experience of working for a Member of Parliament, but should have experience of working in a people focussed role and/or dealing with the public in a calm, kind and respectful manner. A good standard of written and spoken English and a professional telephone manner are essential.

For more information: http://www.jessphillips.net/caseworker-vacancy

Duties include:

  • Managing and progressing a portfolio of casework, gathering relevant information
  • Dealing with correspondence, telephone enquiries and emails and providing timely responses
  • Liaise with Local and National Government agencies, voluntary sector and others to resolve constituency matters
  • Ensure that all information is treated in a sensitive and confidential manner and in accordance with the General Data Protection Regulations

For more details see the link above.

Upon appointment you will be required to comply with the Baseline Personnel Security Standard, undertaken by the Members’ Staff Verification Office (MSVO). See Members’ Staff Verification Office (MSVO) page for further info. MPs generally pay staff in accordance with IPSA guidelines.

Closing Date: 16 September 2019

Interview/Start Dates

Interviews will be held very soon after the closing date and an early start date is desirable.

Application Details

Applicants should send a covering letter and a CV to jess.phillips.mp@parliament.uk

Website: http://jessphillips.net

Additional Notes