If you are looking to use your skills, experience and passion helping to create a world that is just and fair, why not consider a position with Justice Connect. We offer benefits including flexible working arrangements, professional development, generous salary packaging, and the opportunity to make a real difference for human rights through your work.
An exciting opportunity has arisen to join one of Australia’s most successful public interest and pro bono law organisations. Justice Connect is a not-for-profit organisation which provides access to justice through pro bono legal services to people experiencing disadvantage and the community organisations that support them. We also address injustice through law reform, policy work and legal education.
Senior Lawyer, Referral Service, VIC
We are currently seeking a Senior Lawyer to play a vital role in delivering pro bono services to people experiencing disadvantage through facilitating referrals to Justice Connect member firms and barristers.
If you are admitted as a legal practitioner in Victoria, eligible to hold an unrestricted practising certificate, hold knowledge of the legal issues facing marginalised and disadvantaged clients, have excellent interpersonal and communication skills, and a desire to make a difference for human rights and social justice through law reform and advocacy, we look forward to hearing from you. The position is based in Melbourne.
We welcome and encourage applications from Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people.
Applications close 9am Thursday 27 October 2016
Position description, selection criteria and applications details are available in the Recruitment Pack