Skip Content

Recruitment

Staff Vacancies

Legal Caseworker Intern 

 

Start Date: October 2018

Job Title: Legal Caseworker Intern

Job Type: Full Time

Duration: 4 Months

Based: Bloomsbury, London

Description: Generally Interns assist the legal Director and Legal Project Managers with all aspects of preparatory work for the AIRE Centre's legal advice services and cases pending before the ECtHR, including:

  • Legal research in support of cases
  • Correspondence with the client the court or other legal professionals
  • Accompanying the legal team during hearings
  • Keeping effective files

In addition to the above, interns may be requested to assist with:

  • Research for articles, journals and AIRE publications. 
  • Undertaking projects in which the AIRE Centre is asked to take part;
  • Legal research for the advice service
  • Attend seminars and conferences on behalf of AIRE

All Legal Work is supervised.

To be eligible you must:

  • ·  Have a completed law degree
  • ·  Have a good understanding of the areas of Law in which the AIRE Centre works (EU Free movement, EU Migration, asylum etc)
  • ·  Be able to work full-time for a minimum of four months.
  • ·  Have a good standard of written and spoken English 

All Internships are unpaid, although £7.50 travel and £4.50 lunch expenses will be covered for the days worked.

To apply, please send a recent CV in addition to a covering letter of no more than 2 pages each to Anita Udofia recruitment@airecentre.org

DEADLINE: Midnight Friday 21 September

Interviews will be held in October (TBC)

We are happy to conduct telephone interviews for overseas candidates.