1 Feb 2022

A4ID Learning & Knowledge Volunteer

*Deadline Extended*
Application deadline: 5 June 2022  
Interview date: w/c 13 June 2022
Start date: June 2022
Duration: Six months

Application deadline: 5 June 2022

Interview date: w/c 13 June 2022

Start date: June 2022

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 Knowledge team with scoping, research, planning and conducting various training courses and events on law, development, and business and human rights. Ordinarily this has been woking on live events, however, in recent times A4ID have moved towards developing it’s capabilities to deliver events online such as online webinars and meetings.

The successful applicant will work with the Learning and Knowledge 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, including online 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, law firms and online, as well as assisting with the smooth running of these events, including administrative 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, as well as supporting the team in the development of communications and in the running of these 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
  • Supporting the development of regular social media post outputs for the team
  • Assisting the Learning and Knowledge Officer/Lead as required with other related tasks

To Apply:

For more information, download the A4ID-Learning-Knowledge-Volunteer-May-to-November-2022 

To apply, please complete the A4ID-Volunteer-Recruitment-Form-2022 and use the Online Volunteer Submission Form or by email to [email protected] to send it to us.  Applications will be considered from 19 April and then on an ongoing basis. 

If you have any queries about the role, please email [email protected].