Objavljeno: 04. Aug. 2020 Izvor: NCSC
NCSC ured u BiH raspisuje konkurs za prijem pripravnika u uredu u Sarajevu na period od 3 mjeseca sa mogućnosti produžetka.
Location: Marijin Dvor, Sarajevo, BOSNIA AND HERZEGOVINA, during pandemic work from home
Application Deadline: August 18, 2020
Type of Contract: Paid Internship, Service Contract
Languages Required: English, BHS
Duration of Initial Contract: Three months with possibility of extension up to three more months
Background: The Student Law Practicum Program (SLP) in Bosnia and Herzegovina (BiH) is a grant program designed to strengthen clinical-based education at law faculties in BiH. The program is funded by the United States (U.S.) Department of State’s Bureau of International Narcotics and Law Enforcement Affairs (INL). Program’s activities will be implemented under four key Objectives:
The Program has created effective collaboration between law faculties and the legal practitioner community in four BiH regional law schools, allowing for enhanced clinical education for law students. The participation of legal practitioners in SLP activities is creating an opportunity to promote civic engagement within the legal professional associations and secure legal practitioner community commitment to support and sustain practice-based educational programs for law students in the future. Building on this foundation, the Program offers possibilities to create pathways for additional practice-based learning opportunities inside and outside the classroom, such as internships at courts, prosecutors’ offices, and defense bar firms. Additionally, the Program is positioned to work with the legal professional associations to evaluate options for acknowledging and sustaining pro bono efforts of their members who lecture at law schools. In the extension period, the Program will work with the legal professional associations and develop a framework for law student practice-based learning and internships with support of the associations. The Intern will have the opportunity to meet and work with the aforementioned stakeholders, building valuable relationships that will be beneficial for his/her future education and professional development.
Duties and Responsibilities
Under the overall supervision of the Legal Program Component Leader and Program Director, the Legal Intern will be provided an opportunity to learn about the criminal law system in BiH, legal practitioner community, practice-based learning and project management.
The Legal Intern is expected to perform the following tasks:
Required Skills and Experience
Academic requirements: Have graduated with a university degree (minimum bachelor’s level) in law.
Skills: Proficiency in English and BHS languages. Computer literacy in standard office software applications. Preference will be given to candidates who have successfully completed the SLP program at their respective Law Faculties. Preference will also be given to candidates to whom this is the first internship/employment opportunity after graduation.
The intern will have the opportunity to: Provide ideas and suggestions, thus directly contribute to the success of the Program. Strengthen his/her effective (legal) writing. Be part of organizing events and network with Program partners and stakeholders. Receive Confirmation of Work Experience and experience toward passing professional legal exams.
How to Apply
The candidate should submit his/her CV and a motivation letter to firstname.lastname@example.org by August 18th, 2020. Only successful candidates will be informed and invited for an interview via Skype.
Terms and conditions
The internship programme entails a monthly salary. All the expenses connected with the internship will be borne by the Program. Interns are expected to work full time. NCSC accepts no responsibility for costs arising from accidents and/or illness or death incurred during the internship. Interns are not staff members and may not represent NCSC in any official capacity.
Expected start date: Successful candidate is expected to start his/her internship by early September 2020.
More information about NCSC and the SLP Program available here: http://www.ncsc-bih.ba/slp-projekat/