Employment opportunities

Listed below are vacancies shared with us by LawWorks members, clinics and other organisations that are passionate about increasing access to justice.

Current vacancies

Lecturer, University of Essex

Location: Colchester
Salary: £42,149 - £50,296 per annum
Employment type: Permanent, Full-time

Based in the Law Clinic, the role will involve supervising advice and representation given to members of the public by students working in the Law Clinic, assisting with training such students, and contributing to development of the Clinic’s policies, procedures and direction. As an ASE appointee, the selected candidate will contribute to the School’s development of innovative and engaging clinical legal education and pedagogy. The appointee will also contribute to teaching of core and optional undergraduate modules, and demonstrate a commitment to providing an engaging, innovative curriculum that meets the modern needs of our student body. The successful candidates will take an active role in the administration of the Law Clinic and/or the School.

The Law Clinic is looking for an experienced legal practitioner and/or law clinician with experience of supervising cases in one or more areas of social welfare law (such as employment, immigration, family, housing, mental health, or welfare benefits law). The successful candidate will have substantial experience of legal practice and/or law clinical legal education, public legal education (street law) and/or practitioner training. They will have experience in teaching at undergraduate and/or postgraduate levels, or demonstrable potential to engage in teaching and learning support in engaging and innovative ways.

The closing date for applications is 9 June 2022.

For further information visit the University of Essex website.


If you would like to have your vacancies listed here please contact Peter Jackson.