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Reference: 88563

Date Added: 24 April 2023
Closing Date: 31 May 2023

Job Title: Caseworker / Admin Assistant

Working For: Dr Kieran Mullan MP (Crewe and Nantwich)

Location: London

Salary: Within IPSA Guidelines

Length of Contract: 6 months with extension possible

Job Details

Dr Kieran Mullan MP is looking to recruit a Caseworker/Administrative Officer to be part of the team. This is a full-time role based in either the Westminster Office or the Crewe constituency office.

The ideal candidate should be self-motivated and have the potential to develop, have strong planning and organisational abilities, proficiency in the use of computer software, and excellent written and oral communication skills. The position would suit someone looking to develop a career in politics.

The successful candidate will be enthusiastic and motivated, along with excellent verbal and written communication skills. The ideal applicant will have strong organisational skills and be well versed in Microsoft Office, with the ability to work well in a busy office environment.
The main focus of the role is managing Dr Kieran Mullan MP’s diary, managing casework, ensuring constituent enquiries are recorded and managing all incoming emails as well as other general administrative duties, including:

• Casework administration
• Advising Dr Kieran Mullan MP
• Answering telephone enquiries
• Engaging with member of the public in the office
• Support with constituency visits and Westminster meetings
• Email and written communication administration
• Photocopying, filing, record-keeping and typing of basic correspondence
• Assisting other members of the MP’s office where needed

Interview/Start Dates
Interviews will be conducted on a rolling basis when CV’s and Cover letters are received. Kieran is looking for someone who can start as soon as possible.

• Salary in line with IPSA payscales
• Generous employer contribution pension scheme
• 25 days annual leave (plus bank holidays)
• Access to training and professional development opportunities
• Employee Assistance Programme

Upon appointment you will be required to apply for security clearance, undertaken by the Security Vetting and Pass Office. See Members’ Staff Security Clearance page for further info. MPs generally pay staff in accordance with IPSA guidelines.

Closing Date: 31 May 2023

Interview/Start Dates

Interviews will be held on a rolling basis. We are looking for someone to start as soon as possible. 

We may hire before the end date, meaning no firther applications would be considered. 

Application Details

All applicants should send their CV (max 2 sides) with a one-page cover letter (max 500 words) explaining why they are suitable for the role by 10pm on the closing date to Kieran Mullan by email: adam.tanner@parliament.uk with the subject line “Caseworker application”.

Website: https://www.drkieranmullan.org.uk/

Additional Notes