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Reference: 84482

Date Added: 8 June 2022
Closing Date: 1 July 2022

Job Title: Part-time Caseworker

Working For: Julian Sturdy MP (York Outer)

Location: York

Salary: In line with IPSA guidelines

Length of Contract: Permanent

Job Details

Key Duties include:

  • Drafting letters and correspondence for the Member, providing information, advice and support to constituents on a broad range of issues
  • Organising and leading on various local campaigns
  • Dealing with Government agencies, local councils and other organisations
  • Drafting briefings to update constituents and the Member on Key issues
  • Dealing with telephone enquiries
  • Meticulous record keeping and dealing with confidential and sensitive information
  • Attending surgeries
  • Other administrative duties as required


The successful candidate will have the following skills and attributes:

  • Strong written and oral communication skills and good telephone manner
  • Highly organised with the ability to manage and prioritise a large caseload
  • Strong analytical skills and attention to detail
  • Quick and efficient work style
  • A strong work ethic and a willingness to be flexible to the demands of a busy office
  • A team player; enthusiastic and reliable
  • Sympathetic to the aims and values of the Conservative Party
  • Good sense of humour

This role is part-time and would initially be for 18-22 hours per week with the successful candidate being able to discuss how they would like to allocate these hours in the working week. There would also be the opportunity for this role to grow to a full-time position. 

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: 1 July 2022

Interview/Start Dates

Applications will be considered on a rolling basis, however an appointment may be made before the closing date.

Interviews will be arranged for dates convenient for the applicant and Julian Sturdy MP. 

The successful candidate will be expected to start the role upon appointment. 

Application Details

All applicants should send their CV and covering letter (no more than one A4 side) to julian.sturdy.mp@parliament.uk

Website: http://www.juliansturdy.co.uk/

Additional Notes