CANDIDATE ATTORNEY X2
The Socio-Economic Rights Institute of South Africa (SERI) Law Clinic wishes to fill up to two vacancies for candidate attorneys (CAs).
These vacancies will arise on or after 1 January 2023.
The requirements for the positions are as follows –
SERI wishes to contribute to the development of a new generation of human rights lawyers at the national and international level. Accordingly, the positions carry with them significant opportunities for travel and continuing professional training and development. The successful candidate will also join the Bertha Justice Fellowship Programme. You can learn more about that programme on http://berthafoundation.org/lawyers
In your letter, provide a detailed explanation of why you are interested in working for SERI, and what qualities and experience you would bring to the post.
Generalised covering letters, which do not engage with SERI’s activities and purpose, will not be considered.
The closing date for applications is Wednesday 30 June 2022. Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted, and will be expected to make themselves available for interview in July or August 2022.
The Socio-Economic Rights Institue of South Africa (SERI) is looking to appoint an intern to join our team.
SERI sometimes gets interns and volunteers to assist with research, advocacy and litigation. Interns must be able to commit to SERI on a full-time basis or dedicate major time for a period of six to twelve months. SERI will offer a stipend to the successful intern. The intern must meet the following criteria:
• Demonstrable interest in human rights.
• Interest in, and experience of, research and publication.
• Some prior engagement with human rights law or litigation.
• Fluency in any of South Africa’s indigenous languages.