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Job Post: Vacancy for Legal Fellow at Prayas, TISS Centre for Criminology and Justice, Mumbai

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About the Opportunity:

Prayas is looking to engage a Legal Fellow on a contract basis for the period of May 15, 2021, to October 31, 2021, at Mumbai/Thane.


This is a full-time paid position. Selected candidates will be expected to work within the Mumbai Metropolitan Region limits but may be required to travel to other districts as per the programme needs.

  • Master’s degree in LLB.
  • Knowledge of computer skills./Ability- read, write and speak in Marathi, English, and Hindi.
  • Familiarity with the use of MS Office, emails, and the internet.
  • Preference may be given to social workers with a minimum of 2-3 years of experience or work experience in the criminal justice system.
  • Ability to work effectively in teams as well as independently.
  • During the contract period, the Fellow shall not take up any other employment without the prior permission of the employer.


Rs. 30,000 per month (Approx).

Selection Procedure:

Shortlisted candidates will be invited for a written test and interview.

Short-listed candidates will be informed over e-mail and/or mobile phone to appear for the online interview to be held between the 2nd week of May 2021.


  • Application Fee: The application fee of Rs. 500/- to be paid online for GEN, OBC &EWS, and Rs. 125/- to be paid online for SC/ST/PWD candidates. The application will be valid only on receipt of the application fee for those who are required to pay.
  • Fees once paid shall not be refunded under any circumstances.
  • Candidates are requested to apply online through the link (Apply now) provided along with the advertisement on the Institute website here.
  • Candidates are required to take a print of acknowledgment of the online application and keep it for future reference.

Application Deadline:

30th April 2021

Click here to apply

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