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Our volunteer legal advisers are vital to the delivery of our advice lines. We are currently recruiting for volunteer legal advisers and office volunteers, find out more about how you can help.

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Volunteer research assistant

We are looking for a detail-oriented woman* volunteer to assist with archival research ahead of our 50th anniversary in 2025. The volunteer will work closely with our communications and fundraising staff to conduct research from Rights of Women’s Archives.

Location: Hybrid (Remote and some attendance in the London office and Feminist Library) 

Time Commitment: We anticipate this research will require around 36 hours, over a maximum of 3 months  

Rights of Women is committed to equality, diversity and inclusion. We actively encourage applications from women from a diversity of backgrounds, and with a range of skills and
experiences. We particularly welcome applications from Black and minoritised women, LGBTQI+ women, working class women, older women, and disabled women.

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

The office is located in a women only building where service users from a number of organisations attend on a daily basis.

How to Apply:

Please ensure you have read through the application pack and submit a CV and brief cover letter outlining your relevant experience, skills, and interest in the position to [email protected], alongside the equal opportunities form which can be downloaded from our website.

Applications will be reviewed on a rolling basis until 21 July.

Office volunteers

Office volunteers support the administration and delivery of our vital legal advice and information services. This is an opportunity to gain experience working within a leading women’s legal organisation, learn more about the work we do, as well as attend our training and other events.

The volunteer will be a well-motivated, organised and reliable woman* with an understanding of and commitment to the work of Rights of Women. Computer literacy and good interpersonal skills are essential for this role, as is an ability to work as part of a small team, and a commitment to our aims and objectives. We are looking for a minimum commitment of 1 day per week, ideally on a Monday, for a period of at least 3 months. This role is based at our London office.

We encourage applications from women with a refugee background.

To apply, please send a covering letter addressing the key qualities set out in the role description together with a CV, and the monitoring form below.

Applications can be emailed to [email protected]

Other ways to support us

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We receive vital pro bono support from a range of professionals. Learn more about how to get involved.

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