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Advances IAAS Accredited Immigration Caseworker (Level 3) to join as Joint Head of Immigration Department and IAAS Senior Caseworker (level 2)

Thompson & Co. Solicitors Ltd offers diverse expertise in a wider range of practice areas, including but not limited to immigration, asylum, and human rights law. We hold legal aid contracts in Immigration/Asylum and Public Law categories. We act in all categories of asylum and human rights cases including applications for minors; victims of trafficking; detention removal; unlawful detention claims; and judicial reviews. We also undertake non-asylum immigration work under Exceptional Case Funding.

We are seeking to recruit IAAS (Level 3) accredited Advanced Caseworkers / Lawyers to join the firm as part of Management. Our offices are located at Tooting, Morden and Southall.

The Role includes management of all the caseworkers and supervisors. You would also ensure quality of work, disposal of service, efficiency of resources and meeting billing targets of caseworker.

Senior caseworker must be accredited at IAAS Level 2. Must have experience of dealing with Immigration Appeal.

We have an experienced team of senior caseworkers, solicitors and barristers. We offer our services at all stages of a client’s legal journey and conducted litigation at the House of Lords and Supreme Court.

We are committed to investing in our staff members and provide ongoing continuing professional development to aid their career progression. Supervisors and Heads of Department provide ongoing peer support and operate an open-door supervision policy. Opportunities for development and progression within the firm are always encouraged.

All caseworkers are given access to EIN and HJT access. Other logistic support such as use of laptop or mobile phone may be provided subject to availability and reasonableness.


  • Advanced IAAS (Level 3) Accreditation.
  • Senior Caseworker Accreditation (Level 2)
  • Experience, knowledge and commitment to manage Immigration and Asylum and Public Law departments.


  • Level 3 Accredited Solicitors/Legal Executives/Barristers £75,000 – £85,000/year plus
    performance related bonus.
  • Level 2 Accredited Caseworker: £30,000 – £35,000/year

(N.B. salaries may differ depending on experience and qualifications).

Please send your CV and a covering letter to Anas Khan (Director) at akhan@thompsonlaw.co.uk.

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