13 Oct 2021

A4ID Learning & Knowledge Volunteer

Application deadline: Rolling
Interview date: Ad hoc
Start date: ASAP
End date: Mar/Apr 2022
Expenses: £10.50 per day for lunch and travel
Time commitment: 3 days per week
Usual hours: 09:30 – 17:30 (flexible)

Application deadline: Rolling Applications

Interview date: Ad Hoc  

Start date: ASAP

Timescales: Six months

Expenses: £10.50 per day for lunch and travel

Time commitment: 3 days per week

Usual hours: 09:30 – 17:30 (flexible)

Location: Initially this will be a remote volunteering opportunity.  Once the A4ID London Office reopens, this volunteer opportunity can be based in The Green House, 244-254 Cambridge Heath Rd, London, E2 9DA

The Role:

This role involves assisting the A4ID Learning and Development team with scoping, research, planning and conducting various training courses and events on law, development, and business and human rights. The successful applicant will work with the Learning and Development Officer toward the following key objectives:

  • To successfully run the annual Law and Development Training Programme, including logistics, budget management, relations with speakers and students, monitoring and evaluation
  • To successfully organise other training courses and events on different themes related to law, development, international legal pro bono, rule of law, and business & human rights
  • To conduct research and policy work on law and sustainable development in partnership with legal and development partners, and to promote this work

The role will involve:

  • Coordinating and attending training days at universities and law firms and assisting with the smooth running of these events, including tasks and logistics
  • Carrying out other general research into the legal and development sectors (such as identifying experts and NGOs in specific development areas so as to involve them in our training programmes and events or conducting research into existing training programmes and events run by other providers)
  • Liaising with A4ID partners and planning sessions and events
  • Drafting correspondence to partners and promotion materials for our courses and events
  • Undertaking the monitoring and evaluation of training courses and events
  • Reviewing and/or drafting articles on topics related to law and development
  • Assisting the Learning and Development Officer/Manager as required with other related tasks

To Apply:

For more information, download the A4ID-Learning-Volunteer-Role-Description-2022.

To apply, please complete the A4ID-Volunteer-Recruitment-Form-2020 and use the Online Submission Form or by email to hr@a4id.org to send it to us.  Applications will be considered on an ongoing basis. 

If you have any queries about the role, please email naomi.cantor@a4id.org.