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Based in Sierra Leone, AdvocAid has a small team of paralegals, duty counsel lawyers, project officers, education officers and assistants who together, ensure that girls and women in Sierra Leone have access to free legal aid and know and can assert their legal rights.

If we have any vacancies, they’ll be listed below along with job descriptions and how to apply.


New Role: Executive Director

AdvocAid is seeking a dynamic and inspiring Executive Director to lead its vital work providing access to justice and holistic support to women and girls in Sierra Leone. This is a great opportunity to make a real difference in the lives of women and girls.


The Executive Director will lead and oversee all aspects of AdvocAid’s work. Key areas of responsibility include the day-to-day management of the organisation and the team, leading fundraising and the successful implementation of donor funded projects, supporting and developing AdvocAid’s legal, research, advocacy and campaign work and being the voice and heart of AdvocAid both in Sierra Leone and internationally.


If you are a woman who is committed to empowering women and girls in Sierra Leone and have leadership experience in the NGO or legal fields, please refer to the job advert and the job description. Apply by sending your CV and cover letter to by Sunday, 18th February 2018, at midnight GMT.



We are always grateful for the support of volunteers. If you have some time to spare and some expertise to share, please get in touch with us. Some ideas of how we can utilise volunteers include helping at events, conducting research, introducing us to corporate partners, donating photos for use on our publications and materials and supporting our legal aid and social welfare programmes (if qualified).

We look forward to hearing from you, and welcoming you to the team.