Job Title: Legal Caseworker Intern


Duration: 3 months


Days per week: At least 3 days a week


Start date: June 2024


Based: Hybrid/remote working


Description: Generally, interns assist the Legal Director and Legal Project Managers with all aspects of preparatory work for the AIRE Centre's legal advice services and cases, including:


·        Legal research in support of cases.

·        Correspondence with the client, the court or other legal professionals.

·        Accompanying the legal team during hearings.

·        Keeping effective files.

·        Drafting advice letters for the advice service on the EU Settlement Scheme and associated areas, including eligibility for benefits.


In addition to the above, interns may be requested to assist with:

·        Undertaking research for articles, both for publications of the AIRE Centre, and for outside journals/publications.

·        Undertaking projects in which the AIRE Centre is asked to take part.

·        Attending meetings/conferences/seminars on behalf of the AIRE Centre.


All Legal Work is supervised.


To be eligible you must:


·        Have a completed law degree/GDL or equivalent

·        Have a good understanding of the areas of Law in which the AIRE Centre works (EU Free movement, EU Migration, asylum etc)

·        Have a good standard of written and spoken English.


All our internships are unpaid; however, we do cover up to £30 of expenses for travel and lunch


To apply, please send the following documents by email to [email protected] by 24th May 2024:


·        Completed application and equality and diversity monitoring form

·        Copy of your recent CV

·        An example of a legal piece you have written (approximately 500)


Applications will not be considered unless all the documents requested are completed.


DEADLINE: Friday, 24th May 2024


Online/In-person interviews will be held w/c 27th May 2024