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Policy & Public Affairs Officer, JustRight for All, Part-Time (2 days per week), Fixed Term until March 2024

We are recruiting a Policy & Public Affairs Officer to work for 2 days a week for a fixed-term period until the end of March 2024 to help us shape how we use our legal expertise and lived experience to engage in policy and influencing work across a range of human rights and equalities issues, with the aim of creating positive social change.

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

This is a new role and you will be involved in developing policy and influencing strategies to support our legal centres, and employing your expertise to build campaigns across sectors and influence policy and decision makers around issues of human rights, equality and inclusion.

We are also advertising a part-time role as a Communications Officer and welcome applications from people who wish to apply for both roles.

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

Salary              £32,000 per annum (pro rata) (8% employer pension contribution)

Contract         Fixed term until March 2024, Part-Time 2 days a week

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

Closing date   9 July 2021

Interviews      19 July 2021 (provisional dates only)

To apply please download the application pack here, or contact Jenny Cook at Recruitment@justrightscotland.org.uk.

 

Communications Officer, JustRight for All, Part-Time (2 days per week), Fixed Term until March 2024

We are recruiting a Communications Officer to work for 2 days a week for a fixed-term period until the end of March 2024 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.

We are also advertising a part-time role as a Policy and Public Affairs Officer and welcome applications from people who wish to apply for both roles.

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 2 days a week

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

Closing date   9 July 2021

Interviews      19 July 2021 (provisional dates only)

To apply please download the application pack here, or contact Jenny Cook at Recruitment@justrightscotland.org.uk.

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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