Women & Girls Network (Hybrid home and Vauxhall) – Sexual Violence (Lawyer Solicitor or in-house Barrister)

Do you want to be at the forefront of national reforms improving access to justice for sexual violence survivors?

About the role

Women and Girls Network (WGN) and Centre for Women’s Justice (CWJ) are seeking a motivated and experienced lawyer with feminist values to be a part of a team leading on this ground breaking new work. 

The successful applicant will work as part of WGN, supporting survivors of sexual violence to access high quality legal advice relating to their rights as survivors of sexual violence within the criminal justice system.

Salary: £50,000 per annum

Hours: Full-Time (35 hours per week). Secondments are also welcome

Contract type: 12-month post with possibility of extension

Location: Hybrid work model involving home and weekly office based working in Vauxhall

How to apply

Please download an application form and equal opportunities monitoring form below. 

Completed application forms and equal opportunities monitoring form should be emailed to recruitment@wgn.org.uk with a copy of your CV (in Word or PDF format) by 9am on Wednesday 17th April 2024. 

Further information

This post is subject to satisfactory references and a DBS check. 

We welcome and encourage applications from women of all backgrounds. We particularly welcome applications from Black, Asian and Ethnic communities.

WGN’s employee benefits include: 3% pension contribution, enhanced leave entitlement and an Employee Assistance Programme, as well as the opportunity to work with a leading multi-cultural, women-led feminist charity.

Closing date: 17 Apr 2024 – 9am

WGN is an equal opportunities employer. Posts are exempt under the Equality Act 2010, Schedule 9, Part 1.

Interviews will be held on 25th April 2024

Application documents can be found here.