Work With Us

Do you want to work with us?

If you’re passionate about social welfare law and helping local people access justice, we want to hear from you.

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At the Derbyshire Law Centre we offer rewarding roles working in the legal system as well as many other career opportunities that support our vital work including roles in Finance, Office Administration, Front of House and Communications.

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If you are a legal professional in any areas of Social Welfare Law and are interested in working with us please email

We would love to hear from you if you have experience in the following: Housing Law; Immigration; Debt; Discrimination or Employment 

Employee Benefits

There are many benefits to working at Derbyshire Law Centre. As well as making a vital difference to our local community we aim to make sure that staff are well supported and their valuable contribution is recognised.

Explore our Employee Benefits page.

Want to find out more about what it’s like to work with us?

Matt joined us on a 12 week student placement in 2016 and went on to receiving funding from the Law Society’s Diversity and Access Scheme for his LPC whilst working part time with us as a Paralegal. Matt continued to work as he completed his Solicitor Training Contract and now with us as a Housing Solicitor.

Read more about Matt’s story here.


Human Resource Manager (Co-Ordinator)

Salary scale – £33,024 to £36,648 (SCP 19 to 28) starting salary will depend on experience and qualifications.   

Contract – 35 hours  

Duration – Permanent 

Job Share – Not suitable 

Housing Solicitor/Caseworker

Salary scale – £29,777 to £36,648 subject to a pay increase (SCP 19 to 28) starting salary will depend on experience and qualifications.  Role is subject to a pay review. 

Contract – 35 hours  

Duration – Permanent 

Job Share – Not suitable