Work with us

Our team is made up of women with a range of skills and experience including specialist lawyers, office and project administrators and events coordinators.

Find more information about our current team here

We are currently recruiting for the following:

Legal Officer (Family and Criminal Law)

We are looking for a qualified woman* solicitor or barrister with experience of family and criminal law to deliver our vital legal services for women.

The main focus of this role will be to deliver legal advice to women who have experienced or are at risk of Violence Against Women and Girls (VAWG).

You will also be responsible for delivery of Rights of Women’s core services including providing legal advice on our telephone advice lines, delivering training and writing publications. You will also contribute to our policy work.

Salary: £33,573.93 Gross Pay per annum plus 3% pension contribution

Conditions: 35 hours per week (5 days)

Holiday entitlement: 25 days annual leave per annum plus public holidays

Duration: One-year fixed term 1 January 2020 until 31 December 2020; extension possible, subject to funding.

Location: Rights of Women, 52-54 Featherstone Street, London EC1Y 8RT

Closing date for applications: Wednesday 27 November 2019 12pm (midday)

Start date: 1 January 2020

Interview dates: Week commencing 2nd December, anticipated as being on Tuesday 3rd December

For more information about this post and the application pack click here

No CVs accepted

*Occupational Requirement (Equality Act 2010, Schedule 9 Part I) applies


Volunteer legal advisers

We would like to recruit qualified women* solicitors or barristers with experience of family and criminal law and immigration and asylum law  to volunteer on our telephone advice services. Find more information about volunteering with us here

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*Occupational Requirement (Equality Act 2010, Schedule 9 Part I) applies


Contact us at:

Rights of Women,
52-54 Featherstone Street,
London, EC1Y 8RT.
Administration: 020 7251 6575