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.

What benefits do we offer?

  • 32 days’ annual leave, plus minimum 12 days bank holidays (Pro rata if job share) 
  • Flexible working arrangements, including TOIL (Time Off in Lieu) and hybrid working 
  • Family friendly policies often above the legislative requirements.
  • Excellent Pension Scheme with Employer Contribution at 8% 
  • Access to Employee Assistance Scheme 
  • Casual smart dress code 
  • Cycle to Work Scheme
  • Discretionary sick pay system
  • Core hours from 9.30am to 4.30, standard full time is 35 hours per week.
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.