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Legal Policy Officer

  • Part time
  • £25,000 pro-rata
  • Norton Park, Edinburgh
  • Closing 30th September 2019

  • Advertised from 13th September 2019
  • 21 hours a week


Can you help us influence law and policy affecting children and young people?

At Clan Childlaw we use what we learn from our legal work to identify how the law could work better for children and young people. Join our team as Legal Policy Officer to help coordinate and deliver our policy goals and drive change to improve outcomes for children and young people.

The Legal Policy Officer’s role is to coordinate and deliver legal policy outcomes relating to child law and children’s rights. You will work with policy team and solicitor colleagues to identify and influence changes to law and policy to improve outcomes for children and young people.

You will be based in our Edinburgh office, with occasional work from our Glasgow office as required, and, as necessary, other parts of Scotland.

Application notes

An application pack is available for download below.

To submit an application, please fill out and submit the application and equal opportunities form, which can be downloaded at and send to by 11pm on Monday, 30th September 2019.