Our social mobility ambassadors scheme promotes role models from non-traditional backgrounds who have achieved their ambitions and are willing to support their peers within the profession and prospective solicitors.
We’re looking for new social mobility ambassadors for 2020. If you would like to be an ambassador, submit your application by Monday 4 May.
We select 10 solicitor ambassadors every two to three years to share their experiences of entering the legal profession, including the challenges they faced and how they overcame them.
Reflecting on their career path, each ambassador gives practical tips and advice on pursuing a career in law, providing inspiration and valuable insight for students considering a legal career.
By showcasing our ambassadors’ achievements and sharing their stories, we hope to show that, regardless of social background, the profession welcomes talent, tenacity and a strong work ethic.
To apply to be a social mobility ambassador, submit the form below by Monday 4 May 2020.
To be eligible, you must have either:
You should be willing to share your experiences to support others.
We welcome applications from people across England and Wales.
Our social mobility ambassadors form a network of solicitors who are committed to sharing their stories and raising the aspirations of students and graduates interested in joining the profession.
The role of a social mobility ambassador includes:
We do this through:
Find out about the 2017 ambassadors
Email email@example.com if you have any questions for our ambassadors, including if you: