Post title:Â Lawyer
No. of positions: 01, Female
Duty station:Â Â Chitral
The incumbent will act as Lawyer under the direct supervision of Team Leader.
- To deal with refugees / asylum seekers and respect and dignity;
- To listen to refugees/asylum seekers to talk about issues and provide them legal guidance;
- Actively listen to client concerns and empathizing with their position;
- Accepting without bias the issues raised by refugees/asylum seekers;
- To help refugees/asylum seekers towards a deeper understanding of their concerns;
- Help refugees/asylum seekers to make decisions and choices regarding possible ways forward;
- Refer refugees/asylum seekers to other sources of help, as appropriate;
- To liaise, as necessary, with other agencies and individuals to help effect change based on the issues raised by refugees/asylum seekers;
- To maintain individual records.
- To correspond with UNHCR with copy to SHARP regarding refugee related matters, as assigned by the Supervisor;
- Perform any ad-hoc duty assigned by the supervisor
- Law graduate (B.A L.L.B)
- Holder of valid Lawyer license from KP bar
- At least 3-5 years of professional experience as a Lawyer with license to appear at high court.
- Good knowledge of substantial and procedural civil law.
- Specific knowledge of 14 F.A would be an asset
- Proficiency in English and Pashto
- Computer literacy is essential
HOW TO APPLY:
Please send your CVs with copies of credentials on the following address latest by 03-Oct-2017 or apply online through firstname.lastname@example.org
Admin. /Finance Assistant
Society for Human Rights & Prisonersâ€™ Aid (SHARP)
H.No 253, Hadi lane Opposite VIP Guest House
University Town Peshawar
Tel: (091) 5712102 / 5712020