Head of Casework
The Head of Casework is a senior leadership position with responsibility for the operations of the Unit's core charitable function - to match those in need of legal help with volunteer barristers. This is a varied role within a fast paced and busy team. This is an important year for the charity, with planned significant developments and initiatives which you will be able to shape and play a key role in implementing. About you We are looking for a senior leader who is flexible and positive, with a self-starter attitude and a readiness to engage with all aspects of the organisation. The key responsibilities are: To lead the casework team To ensure the operations of casework is effective and efficient so that the organisation provides the highest quality service to those it aims to help Together with senior management team, to support the overall development of the Unit About the charity The Bar Pro Bono Unit is a national charity which matches volunteer barristers from a panel of almost 4,000 eager to undertake pro bono work with those who need legal assistance but cannot obtain public funding (legal aid) and cannot afford to pay for it. We work in all areas of law, across all courts and tribunals in England and Wales. This is a full-time permanent role working at the Unit's office on Chancery Lane.