Oak Foundation Human Rights Fellowship

Closing date: 03 Jan 2018

Please see below for the full Oak Foundation Human Rights Fellowship profile and for more information about applying for the role.

The European Human Rights Advocacy Centre (EHRAC) is inviting applications from graduates and post-graduates for a six-month paid human rights fellowship with the Oak Foundation. It may be possible to extend the fellowship beyond six months, subject to review. The fellowship programme is administered by EHRAC. which has benefitted from the support of the Oak Foundation for over ten years.

To apply

Please send your application to ehrac@mdx.ac.uk, with the subject line ‘Oak Fellowship 2018’ including:

  • A CV of no more than three pages that includes your most relevant experience
  • A covering letter explaining how you meet the fellowship profile and your motivations for applying
  • Proof of eligibility to undertake a paid placement in the UK (scan of passport/visa/other documentation)

Please be aware that we cannot provide visa support for applicants. You must therefore already have the right to live and undertake a paid placement in the UK for the duration of the fellowship.

Key dates

If you have any questions about this role, please make sure to email them to ehrac@mdx.ac.uk BEFORE 19 December, after which our office will be closed until the deadline. We will therefore not respond to any questions between 20 December 2017 and 3 January 2019.

The closing date for applications is Wednesday 3 January 2018. Applications received after this date cannot be considered. Long-listed candidates will be invited to a 1 day assessment in the w/c 22 January at EHRAC’s offices in Hendon, London.

Shortlisted candidates will then be invited to attend an interview at the Oak Foundation offices in central London the w/c 29 January 2018.

We anticipate that the successful candidate will begin their fellowship in early February 2018.