Solicitor – Scottish Anti-Trafficking and Exploitation Centre
JustRight Scotland is expanding and we are seeking a solicitor to work in our Scottish Anti-Trafficking and Exploitation Centre.
The successful candidate will provide legal information, advice and representation to individuals affected by human trafficking and exploitation within Scotland in a varied role which will include contributing to the national and international policy, research and training work of the centre.
Candidates must have experience in litigation, human rights, tackling inequality and working to achieve social justice. This role would be suitable for a newly qualified solicitor.
Location Glasgow (with travel in the UK and Europe)
Salary £27,766 per annum (8% employer pension contribution)
Contract 5 days (35 hours) per week
Benefits Flexible working, 37.5 days holidays (inclusive of public holidays)
Closing date 11 June 2019
Interviews 20 June 2019 (provisional date only)
To apply please contact Jenny Cook at firstname.lastname@example.org for an application pack.
** THIS IS A RE-ADVERTISEMENT FOR TWO EXCITING NEW ROLES AT JUSTRIGHT SCOTLAND **
Senior Policy and Public Affairs Consultant
2 years at 60 days per year – fees negotiable up to £350/day £21,000 per year
As our Senior Policy and Public Affairs Consultant, you will design and lead the policy and public affairs strategy for our two-year project: Rethinking Citizenship in Scotland, which aims to explore policy, communications and legal strategies to achieve a broad and inclusive vision of citizenship in Scotland.
You will be willing to work independently, on a self-employed basis, with the experience and contacts to build strong working relationships across the third sector, academia and local, regional and UK government to implement your strategy.
Senior Communications Consultant
Year 1: 30 days – fees negotiable up to £350/day £10,500 per year
Year 2: 45 days – fees negotiable up to £350/day £15,750 per year
As our Senior Communications Consultant, you will design and lead the communications and media relations strategy for our two-year project: Rethinking Citizenship in Scotland, which aims to explore policy, communications, and legal strategies to achieve a broad and inclusive vision of citizenship in Scotland.
You will be willing to work independently, on a self-employed basis, with the experience and contacts to build strong strategic relationships across the third sector, the private sector, the media, academia and local, regional and UK government to implement your strategy.
We are open to considering applications from suitably qualified candidates who would be interested in applying for both posts.
JustRight Scotland is an innovative and developing legal charity. We are looking for dynamic, pro-active and conscientious team players who are enthusiastic about bringing significant expertise to our campaigns for social justice. These are exciting new roles with great scope to work creatively across a range of issues and to shape the policy, public affairs and communications agenda of a dynamic and independent charity from the very start.
The extended closing date for applications is midnight on Friday, 14 June 2019, with interviews scheduled to take place on Monday, 24 June 2019 (please note this is a provisional date) at our Glasgow offices.
Please click on the links below to download the Job Descriptions and revised Application Packs, or email Jenny at email@example.com for assistance or any other enquiries.
We host interns and work experience students at our Glasgow and Edinburgh offices, throughout the year. We normally ask for a minimum commitment of time, over a fixed number of weeks or months, and offer reasonable travel expenses in exchange.
We are not currently recruiting, but will post further information about future opportunities to work with us here.
JustRight Pro Bono
We are also grateful for the support of fellow solicitors, and other professionals, who have generously given their time and skills to further our work. We occasionally require specialist professional advice and services, are open to offers of assistance, or a proposal to collaborate on a specific piece of work.
To make enquiries about an internship, work experience placement, or pro bono project with us, please get in touch using our contact form.