Project Applications

Climate Crisis Project

The Climate Crisis Project is a fundraising and advocacy group founded in 2021 and functioning to bring light to pressing environmental issues. As a project, it is geared toward fundraising for urgent causes as they occur, raising awareness, and organising guest speaker lectures, fundraising events, debating competitions, peaceful protests, volunteer excursions, and a journal symposium at the end of each academic year. 

Read more about the Climate Crisis Project 

Climate Crisis are recruiting for three roles: External Affairs Officer, Internal Officer, and Publicity Officer. For more details, please click the 'Apply now' button and download the application form.

Applications close 20/01/2022.

Lawyers Without Borders
Position: Project Consultant

Role description:

  • promote Pro Bono across your degree faculty;

  • act as a ‘consultant’ in your Project, reporting to the Blog Master;

  • assist in reviewing and editing blogs written by your Project / members of your Project;

  • keep an up-to-date, detailed record of your Project’s progressions and achievements, to add to the Year Book at the end of the academic year;

  • and, carry out any tasks assigned to them by their Project Director.

Learn about Lawyers Without Borders

Applications close 20/01/2022.

Litigants In Person
Position: Community Legal Companion

Litigants in Person comprises of student volunteers who work within Leicester County Court assisting individuals who have chosen to represent themselves during their case. Community Legal Companions accompany litigants into court proceedings to take notes, fill out court forms, and prepare legal bundles.

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To learn more about the role, please click the 'Apply now' button and download the application form

Applications close 20/01/2022.

Insight Project
Position: Team Member

The objective of the Insight project is to inspire and lead young minds to discover their passion for law. We pursue this by visiting schools or delivering online presentations where we introduce young people to topics pertaining to law and crime through fun and interactive workshops.

Read more about the Insight Project

To learn more about the role, please click the 'Apply now' button and download the application form.

Applications close 20/01/2022.

Website Manager

Become part of the Pro Bono Committee and learn new skills as 2022/23 Website Manager!

The role involves updating project applications, blogs, project pages, and adding new categories and content to the site. There's also the opportunity to shape the society's online presence with your ideas, and to get creative with the site's design. In the role you'll also gain insight on all the society's projects and see how much good pro bono work does for the community.

Previous experience is not required and training will be provided, but problem solving skills, and an eye for detail and design would be an advantage. 

If you're interested in the role and want to find out more, please email our current Website Manager, Rob, rl297@student.le.ac.uk or our President, Meera, mac101@student.le.ac.uk