Vacancy: Office Administrator

We are currently looking for a full-time Office Administrator to provide administration and reception support to the team, ensuring the smooth running of the organisation and helping us provide efficient and welcoming services.

This is an exceptional opportunity for a well-organised individual to contribute to our casework and campaigns, helping to secure justice in the welfare and benefits system for our clients.

  • Hours: 35 hours per week (5 days), 9:30 a.m. to 5:30 p.m.
  • Salary:£21,000 to £23,000 per annum depending on experience
  • Holidays: 28 days plus bank holidays
  • Location: Victoria, London
  • Contract: Permanent

To Apply
Please download the job pack and equal opportunities monitoring form (which does not form part of your application).  Please send your CV and covering letter outlining how you meet the essential requirements of the job description to recruitment@z2k.org

Closing Date for applications: Wednesday 24th January 2018 at 5.00pm.

Vacancy: Tribunals Project Worker (Fixed Term 3 months)

This is a really exciting opportunity to join Z2K as we work to scale up our Disabilities Tribunal work with additional short term funding that we have secured.

You will be working with a dedicated and small team that cuts across casework and policy to deliver this ambitious programme of both increasing the number of cases we take to tribunal and developing the capacity within the sector.

Given the tight timescale, you should only apply if you can start by 5th February 2018 latest.

• Hours of Work : 5 days a week (35 hours)
• Salary : £23,000 to £26,000 per annum depending on experience pro rata
• Holidays : 28 days plus bank holidays, pro rata
• Location : Victoria
• Duration : 3 months

To Apply
Please download the job pack and equal opportunities monitoring form (which does not form part of your application). Please send your CV and covering letter outlining how you meet the essential requirements of the job description to recruitment@z2k.org

Closing date for applications: 5.00pm on 15th January 2018

Vacancy: Caseworker

We are looking for a caseworker to join our Casework Team.

Responsible to: Senior Casework Manager
Hours of Work: 5 days a week (35 hours)
Salary: £26,000 to £28,000 per annum (depending on experience)
Holidays: 24.5 days plus bank holidays and Christmas closure.This is increasing to 28 days in 2018 plus bank holidays.
Location: Office in Victoria and Office in Queens Park
Duration: Permanent

To apply

Please download the following documents. Instructions on how to apply is found in the Cover letter and job description.

  1. Cover letter and job description
  2. Application form
  3. Equal Opportunities Monitoring Form

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Vacancy: Tribunals Co-ordinator and Caseworker (maternity cover)

We are currently looking for a full-time Tribunals Co-ordinator and Caseworker (maternity cover)

Responsible to                                 : Senior Casework Manager

Hours of Work                                 : 5 days a week (35 hours)

Salary                                                 : £26,000 to £28,000 per annum (depending on experience)

Holidays                                            : 24.5 days including Christmas closure plus bank holidays.  This is increasing to 28 days in 2018 plus bank holidays.

Location                                            : Office in Victoria and Office in Queens Park

Duration                                            : Maternity Cover to April 2018

Closing date for applications: 9:00 a.m. on 21 September 2017, Thursday

First round interviews planned for: 25 September 2017, Monday and 26 Septhember 2017, Tuesday

Second round interviews planned for: 28 September 2017, Thursday

The post is subject to an enhanced DBS disclosure.

About the Role

You will be responsible for the co-ordination of our social security tribunal representation work in the field of disability benefits – Employment Support Allowance, Personal Independence Payment and Disability Living Allowance.  Primarily, you will co-ordinate the allocation of tribunal cases to pro bono lawyers across our partner law firms, and as part of a busy casework team, you will also assist clients in lodging appeals following a refused application for disability benefits.  You will also be expected to provide representation on occasion.

You will be supported by a highly skilled senior casework manager who has developed policies and a casework database system that enables all caseworkers to handle a fast moving but manageable caseload.  You will also take the lead in capturing and analysing data to contribute to all our work, including campaigning and policy.  At Z2K, all staff work as part of a wider team to ensure that we are meeting our wider goals and objectives.

To apply

Please download the following documents. Instructions on how to apply is found in the Cover letter and job description.

  1. Cover letter and Job Description
  2. Application form
  3. Equal Opportunities Monitoring Form