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Part-Time Communications Officer (4 days per week), JustRight for All

We are recruiting a Communications Officer to help us shape how we communicate about our work publicly, how we can empower people by providing know-your-rights information and how we campaign effectively for positive social change.

This role sits within JustRight for All, our policy, research and training thinktank hub, and you will work closely with our Policy and Public Affairs Officer and our Director for JustRight for All.

This is a new role and you will be involved in developing strategies to support our legal centres and employing your expertise to help us build campaigns and communicate more effectively to influence policy, public perception and public discourse across human rights and equalities issues.

Location         Home-based & JRS Offices – Glasgow with travel expected around Scotland

Salary              £27,000 per annum (pro rata) (8% employer pension contribution)

Contract         Fixed term until March 2024, Part-Time 4 days a week

Benefits           Flexible working, 37.5 days holidays (pro rata, inclusive of public holidays)

Closing date   8 October 2021

Interviews      w/c 18th October 2021 (provisional dates only)

This role was previously advertised in summer 2021, but we are renewing our recruitment because we are now able to offer a 4 day a week role (rather than 2 days a week).

To apply please download the application pack here, or contact Jenny Cook at


Full-time Digital Learning & Administrative Assistant – JRS Knowhow

We are growing our team by employing a Digital Learning & Admin Assistant to support our newly launched social enterprise, JRS Knowhow, to develop our systems and services, to enable us to reach new partners and clients.

We are looking for someone with an interest in both digital and learning and development, who is keen to work for a value-driven organisation in the non-profit sector.

We are particularly looking for someone with strong writing and IT skills, who is highly organised, dynamic and enjoys creative projects. A degree or relevant qualification is not a prerequisite for this role.

Location                               Home-based & JRS Offices – Glasgow or Edinburgh with possible travel around Scotland

Salary                                   £20,000 per annum (8% employer pension contribution)

Contract                                Full-time, fixed term contract to June 2022.  Further funding will be sought

Leave                                     37.5 days (inclusive of public holidays and flexible working)

Closing date                        Midnight, 24th September 2021

Interviews                            Week commencing 4 October 2021 (provisional dates)

To apply please download the application form here, or contact Jenny Cook at


JustRight Interns

Each year we recruit a number of legal interns, as well as policy and communications interns to work with our team, as part of our commitment to providing training and opportunities for future social justice leaders.

We work with the University of Glasgow Law School and with The Robertson Trust Scholars programme to provide paid and unpaid internship opportunities. We also offer an annual dissertation placement to a student from the University of Edinburgh’s LLM in Human Rights.

We are not currently recruiting, but keep an eye on our website and social media to make sure you don’t miss out on our next recruitment round.

JustRight Pro Bono

We are 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 a pro bono project with us, please get in touch using our contact form.

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