The CFLS is hiring!

JOB DESCRIPTION:

The Centre for Feminist Legal Studies invites applications from law students for the position of Student Coordinator during the 2018-2019 year. The position is part-time for the summer (15-18 hours per week) from May 1 to August 31. The student will work for the entire summer, but work hours are flexible and can allow for other commitments such as a summer course or additional part-time work. Subject to renewed Work Learn funding, the student will also work part-time during the school year (up to 10 hours per week).

DUTIES INCLUDE:

  • Assisting in the compilation and publication of the Annual Report
  • Maintaining the Centre’s space, library and online book catalogue
  • Planning/facilitating weekly lectures and other events
  • Publicizing CFLS activities and events via email, blog and social media
  • Recruiting/managing a roster of student volunteers
  • Liaising with Women’s Caucus and other student groups
  • Responding to phone/email queries about the Centre’s activities
  • Representing the CFLS at orientation and other events
  • Attending monthly Steering Committee meetings
  • Conducting occasional research for the Centre or the Director
  • Serving as a contact for visitors to the Centre

QUALIFICATIONS:

  • Currently enrolled as a JD student in good standing
  • Activist and/or academic background in feminism an asset
  • Demonstrated interest in the work and activities of the Centre
  • Excellent organizational and time management skills
  • Strong oral, written and interpersonal communications skills
  • Motivated and self-directed, ability to take initiative

TO APPLY:

Please submit a brief cover letter explaining your experience and interest, resume, and law school grades to cfls@allard.ubc.ca by 4:30pm on March 9, 2018

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