Date Added: 7 May 2022
: 15 May 2022
Job Title: Caseworker
Working For: Jeremy Corbyn MP (Islington North)
Salary: in-line with IPSA payscales
Length of Contract: Permanent (with 3 month probation period)
The applicant will work to the Senior Caseworker and respond to constituents’ enquiries via email, letter, telephone, and at advice sessions. Frequent contact with constituents requires a good telephone manner, discretion and confidentiality; a cheerful disposition is of course invaluable.
The applicant will liaise with local organisations and local MPs (where appropriate), as well as Central and Local Government bodies.
Hours of work: 37.5 per week, Monday-Friday, with occasional exception
Probation period of 3 months
Salary: IPSA rates apply
Place of work: Constituency Office, Islington North, London
Two references are required and will be taken up before any firm offer of employment is made.
Applicants chosen for interview will be notified by email
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: 15 May 2022
Closing time for completed forms: midnight
Interview date: Thursday, 19 May 2022
Those shortlisted will be interviewed a 2nd time on Monday, 23rd May 2022
Job description, person specification and application form available on request from email@example.com
A high volume of applications is anticipated so please note that there will be no feedback to candidates who have not been selected for interview.