Legal Advice Centre Director and Senior Lecturer

Location
University Square, Stratford, London
Salary
Starting at £46,487 pa inclusive of London Weighting
Posted
01 Apr 2021
Closes
12 Apr 2021
Job Title
Education/Training
Practice Area
Education, Employment, Immigration
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Legal Advice Centre Director and Senior Lecturer

University Square, Stratford, London

Starting at £46,487 pa inclusive of London Weighting
 

Closing date: 12 April 2021
Reference: 018A2021
 

We are looking for a dedicated and community-minded practitioner to be the Director of the Legal Advice Centre and to carry out teaching on our undergraduate law programme as required. The successful candidate will support the University of East London’s ethos of civic engagement and support of our students and the local community to make a positive impact on their lives.

This is the 45th anniversary of legal education at the University. Our law provision is situated within the Department of Law and Criminology and encompasses a range of LLB and LLM programmes. The Department also has a strong research base with staff active in both legal and criminological research.

The University’s Legal Advice Centre has offered support for members of the local community for a number of years. It has facilitated access to justice for those unable to pay for legal advice and has been an excellent learning process for law students who wish to go into practice. 

The successful candidate will have a Law degree and a current practicing certificate. They will also have knowledge and a successful track record of practice, particularly in areas such as debt, immigration, housing and employment law.

The University of East London is a vibrant and diverse university located in Stratford and Docklands. We are developing and starting to implement a new strategy, Vision 2028, to transform our curriculum and partnerships to make a positive difference to student, graduate and community success. Our goal is to become the leading careers-focused, enterprising university in the UK, one which both prepares our students for the jobs of the future and provides the innovation to drive that future sustainably and inclusively.

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At the University of East London we are committed to working together to build a community which values diversity in both our staff and student populations, is representative and inclusive, enabling all to progress and thrive.