Legal Officer (Immigration and Asylum law) - Rights of Women

Organisation:   Rights of Women


Location:   London

Deadline:   Friday 19 July 2019 5pm

Salary:   £33,573.93 Gross Pay per annum plus 3% pension contribution [Full-time rate] (The pro-rata amount for 1 Aug 2019-31 Mar 2020 = £22,382.62)

Contact:   [email protected]

Further information


We are looking for a qualified woman* solicitor or barrister with experience of immigration and asylum law to deliver our vital legal services for women.

The main focus of this role will be to deliver legal advice to vulnerable migrant women, who have experienced or are at risk of Violence Against Women and Girls (VAWG).

You will also be responsible for delivery of Rights of Women’s core services including providing legal advice on our telephone advice lines and via casework, delivering 

training and writing publications. You will also contribute to our policy work.

Please note that although we seek a full-time post-holder, we will also consider applications from candidates available for part-time work only. Please contact our Director directly if you wish to discuss this – contact details can be found in the document Guidance for Applicants.

Conditions: 35 hours per week (5 days)

Holiday entitlement: 25 days annual leave per annum plus public holidays [pro rata to length of fixed term post]

Duration: Fixed term until 31 March 2020 with possibility of extension, subject to funding

Location: London

Closing date for applications: Friday 19th July 2019 5pm

Interviews: Friday 26th July 2019

Start date: Thursday 1st August 2019 (or as close as possible after this date)

For more information about this post and the application pack visit:

No CVs accepted

*Occupational Requirement (Equality Act 2010, Schedule 9 Part I) applies


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