Working at CIAJ

Law student (Two positions available)

Position: Law student (Full time)
Salary: $20.00 per hour for 35 hours per week
Expected start date: As soon as possible
Duration: Summer of 2022
Employer:
Canadian Institute for the Administration of Justice

Work Place: Remote work. The candidate may live anywhere in Canada (Canadian law students only)

Skills and qualifications required

  • Excellent command of written and spoken English and French
  • Bachelor’s degree in law in progress and having completed at least one year

Tasks to be performed under the authority of the Executive Director

  • Participate in the organization of multidisciplinary programs
  • Research legal issues related to program education and present findings in a clear and concise manner
  • Work under the authority of the Executive Director and Program Chairs to ensure cohesion between logistical planning processes and program content and delivery
  • Write contributions for educational materials, including videos, discussion questions, and facilitator’s notes
  • Participate in the student committee through various activities
  • Write various articles for CIAJ blogs and/or podcasts.
  • Opportunity to spend a week with a judge
  • Any other task required by the CIAJ Executive Director

Areas of Law

  • Administrative Law
  • Criminal and Penal
  • General Civil Law
  • Family Law
  • Human rights Law
  • Social Law

How to apply: Send a cover letter and resume to christine.odoherty@ciaj-icaj.ca