The Malawi Legal Aid Bureau, established under Section 3 of the Legal Act of 2010, is a national public institution mandated to provide legal aid to persons with insufficient means. The scope of the mandate of the Legal Aid Bureau consists of four main tenets, namely legal advice; legal assistance; representation in any court, tribunal or similar body or authority; and provision of legal education and information.
In a bid to effectively and efficiently deliver its mandate and reach out to as many Malawians as possible, the Bureau invites applications from well qualified candidates to fill the following vacant positions:
Vacancy Number LAB/4/20/2
Job Title : Senior Legal Aid Advocate
Grade : H
Reporting to : Principal Legal Aid Advocate
Location : Zomba
1. MAIN JOB PURPOSE
Implements legal aid service programme activities as approved by his/her Supervisor.
He or she also develops work-plans and supervises Legal Aid Officers and support staff under his or her charge. The incumbent creates an enabling environment for effective delivery of required services and maintains contact with clients.
2. KEY JOB ROLES AND RESPONSIBILITIES