Legal Assistant

Full-time (35 hours per week)

12 months fixed-term (with possibility of extension)

£25,000 – £28,000 per annum

Are you looking to join an organisation founded to challenge systemic injustice and promoting access to justice for marginalised communities? Are you considering entering a career in law, having a strong passion for social justice?

We are recruiting a Legal Assistant to provide administrative and legal support to PILC’s Gypsy and Traveller Legal Advice project which aims to defend and promote the rights of Gypsies and Travellers to pursue a nomadic way of life. You will assist our Supervising Solicitor, an expert in Gypsy and Traveller Law, who has represented this underprivileged community over the last 15 years.

Since becoming independent in 2019, PILC has gone from strength to strength by carefully expanding our strategic priorities and project areas. Our team is currently made up of 15 staff working from our offices in Cambridge Heath, London, E2.


We don’t accept CVs. Please send your completed application form and Equality and Diversity monitoring form to

If you have any questions or want to discuss any aspects of the role, please contact:

Find the recruitment pack here.


9am on Friday 8th December.


We expect to interview on Wednesday 13th December.

We want to be more diverse and reflect our community

We especially encourage applications from minoritised candidates and/or those with lived experience of the social-justice issues we work on.