Pro Bono Coordinator

Recruiter
The University of Law Ltd
Location
Birmingham
Salary
£32,000 per annum
Posted
05 Oct 2017
Closes
17 Oct 2017
Sector
Legal
Contract Type
Full Time

The University of Law is the UK’s leading provider of legal education and training, working right at the heart of the legal profession. We bring together teaching of the highest quality, a focus on practical skills and innovative learning styles to deliver perfect preparation for life in legal practice and ongoing professional development.

We currently have a vacancy within our Employability team which plays a key part in our commitment to and delivery of pro bono at our Birmingham Campus.

In this varied and busy role, you will take responsibility for coordinating, reviewing and reporting on the Pro bono activities at the Birmingham Campus and to promote pro bono activity amongst the public, the profession and staff and students at the Campus.

You will monitor each Pro Bono scheme throughout its course by keeping in close contact with partner organisations and reviewing student and staff comments and ensure that any necessary adjustments / amendments to maintain quality are made as and when necessary.

For this role you will need to be a qualified solicitor or barrister with at least 3 years post qualification experience and a practicing certificate. You will ideally have experience of, or a genuine interest in pro bono delivery or clinical education and have experience of managing trainees.

Please visit our website for a full job description, person specification and application form.

Please note, CVs will not be considered and only application forms are accepted for this role.

Please note, this role may be subject to a DBS check.

The University of Law is committed to the equality of opportunity.

Location - Birmingham

Type - Permanent, Part Time (28 hours per week)

Salary - Up to £36,000 pro rata

Closing date - Sunday 15 October 2017 at 5.00pm

Likely Interview date - Interviews are likely to be held on Thursday 26 October 2017 or Tuesday 31 October 2017