Principal Solicitor (Glasgow)

Organisation
Ethnic Minorities Law Centre
Reference
VAC-10797
Contract Type
Full-Time
Practice Area
Other
Location
Glasgow
Salary
c£38,000
PQE
3 -4 yrs, 5+ yrs
Expiry Date
04/01/2018
The Ethnic Minorities Law Centre (EMLC) is committed to tackling poverty, destitution, inequalities and discrimination by providing high quality legal services to a diverse and disadvantaged community.

Job Description

We provide training on legal rights and legal support to local advice and community agencies and campaign to influence law, policy, practice and promote human and civil rights.

The Principal Solicitor will hold an unrestricted Practising Certificate and have a minimum of 3 years PQE. Knowledge of the legal and advice sectors and the problems facing the community served by the Law Centre is also essential.

You will have the ability to work in conjunction with the Board of Directors to lead the organization, plan and deliver for the future. Additionally, you will have responsibility for securing funding and delivering our projects and be an ambassador for our organization.

Closing Date 31st January 5pm

The Ethnic Minorities Law Centre is an equal opportunities employer.

The Ethnic Minorities Law Centre is a charity registered in Scotland, No: SC018379.