June 2018 – Legal Resources Centre Jobs opening

The Legal Resources Centre is an independent, client-based, non-profit public interest law clinic, which uses law as an instrument of justice. It works for the development of a fully democratic society based on the principle of substantive equality, by providing free legal services for the vulnerable and marginalised, including the poor, homeless, and landless people and communities of South Africa who suffer discrimination by reason of race, class, gender, disability or by reason of social, economic and historical circumstances.

Job Title: Legal Interns

Job Locations: Johannesburg
Cape Town

Start date: Immediately

Salary: R7 000 monthly

This is a six months fixed term contract and there is no prospect for renewal.


  • Consult with clients
  • Assist with arranging and coordinating workshops where necessary
  • Serve and file
  • Complete basic file management
  • Complete basic drafting


  • Research, verbal and written communication skills
  • Ability to work well under pressure, independently and with others
  • An LLB or appropriate qualification
  • A passion for Human Rights work
  • Strong communication and interpersonal skills
  • Quality writing and editing skills
  • Valid driver’s licence

To apply, submit CV no longer than four pages, all supporting documents and A motivation letter (for legal interns, indicate which regional office you wish to be placed) to zamam@lrc.org.za

Application Deadline: 15th June, 2018