Join the BHRC Drafting Committee – applications now open

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14286332073_99f4876c39_zApplications are now open for membership of the BHRC Drafting Committee. For full details and instructions on how to apply, please download the role description and person specification. Applications must be received by 10 June 2016.

Members of the BHRC Drafting Committee are responsible for producing first drafts of statements and letters of concern, and providing research assistance for the same (or for other documents or pieces of research being produced by BHRC). The drafts are provided to the Executive for review, amendment and approval before publication.

Applicants to join the BHRC Drafting Committee must be members in good standing of BHRC (membership forms may be submitted alongside an application for the Drafting Committee). They must be qualified barristers, trainee barristers/pupils, or undertaking or about to undertake the BPTC.

If you have any questions, please contact [email protected]


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