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We are hiring.

If you would like to volunteer your help or gain experience at a busy law centre, we are always looking for admin support for front desk, communications and finance. Please send your expressions of interest to info@lawcentreni.org

Senior Solicitor

Reference NumberSS-11-19
LocationBelfast
SalarySPC, points 40 – 42 (£36,153 – £38,052) commencing at point 40, £36,153
Contract TypeFull-time, 35 hours per week
DeadlineMonday 21st October, 10am

Do you want to use the law to changes lives? We are looking for an inspiring and experienced lawyer. Our senior solicitor will lead the legal team and help develop the social justice lawyers of the future. This is an exciting opportunity for an experienced lawyer to make a lasting difference.

You will bring considerable legal expertise and skills to help us achieve our mission of promoting social justice in NI. You will be part of the Law Centre management team. Reporting to the Director, you will manage, develop and lead the legal team in the Law Centre supporting performance to achieve targets, alongside your own legal advice and representation. You will lead the strategic litigation work of the organisation and work to promote progressive change to law, policy and practice in NI.

The Law Centre is a member of the Law Centres Network. Law Centre NI is a regional not-for-profit organisation that provides free legal advice and assistance to the public on social welfare law and is a specialist referral organisation for the advice sector across NI. The Law Centre delivers professional learning and development courses as well as quality assurance support to advisers across NI. Through public legal education and policy development, the Law Centre supports the public to access and enjoy their legal rights.

This is a pivotal role in the organisation, particularly given the changing environment within which legal advice services are operating.

• Closing date for receipt of applications is Monday 21 October 2019 by 10.00

• It is currently anticipated that interviews will take place on 31 October 2019

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Training Officer

Reference NumberTO -18-19
LocationBelfast (with travel throughout NI)
Salary£26,470 (NJC SCP 29)
Contract TypeOne Year (Fixed term – subject to ongoing resourcing)
DeadlineMonday 21st October 2019

To be responsible for the design, development and delivery of a range of training courses and learning events for member organisations and other appropriate voluntary, statutory, public and other organisations in relevant areas of the Law Centre’s work.

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