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Become a Young Worker Advocate

Team portraits of 3 separate years of YWC advocates.

Are you a law student with a passion for social justice issues?  Put your legal skills into practice and gain first-hand experience of real world employee advocacy by joining us as a Young Workers Advocate.  You’ll get to assist young workers access advice, support and representation to resolve workplace issues.

You’ll be supported by our experienced solicitor. You’ll receive training and mentoring. You’ll gain insight into the work of trade unions and the world of employment law through networking opportunities with Unions and employment law firms.

We’re committed to genuine work experience and career development, so placements will need to comply with your Law School’s placement program.  Talk to your Law School’s placement coordinator or contact Leon Harper, Legal Placements Coordinator, at [email protected]