ECRE is offering a 6-month legal internship with the Legal Support and Litigation Team: October 2023 – March 2024. The purpose of this position is to assist ECRE’s Legal Support and Litigation Team with legal training, legal research on specific topics relating to international protection, managing the ELENA Weekly Legal Update and administrative tasks related to the ELENA network.

Candidates should send an application form to Julia Zelvenska ( by 23:00 CET on 28 August 2023 stating “Application Legal Assistant – LSL” in the subject heading. The document should be sent in PDF or Word format, with the name of the applicant in the title. Please do not attach any reference or recommendation letters.

Regrettably, due to the large number of applications we usually receive, it is not possible to write to you should you not be short-listed for an interview. If you have not heard from us within 20 days of the closing date, please assume that your application has not been successful on this occasion.

Deadline for applications: 23:00 CET on 28 August 2023.

Click here to download the Job Description and the Application Form.