Are you a mature and dynamic lawyer, passionate about social justice? Do you want to work in one of Victoria’s most culturally vibrant and beautiful regional areas?
Goulburn Valley CLC is seeking a highly motivated lawyer with one or more years post-admission experience (we are seeking applications from both junior and experienced individuals) to deliver community legal services in the Goulburn Valley, based in our Shepparton Office.
Goulburn Valley Community Legal Centre delivers a range of legal assistance services (casework, education and policy) across the Goulburn Valley. Goulburn Valley CLC is a division of the Bendigo-based Loddon Campaspe Community Legal Centre and a program of ARC Justice.
ARC Justice is a leading and innovative advocacy and rights organisation that delivers client focused services that empower disadvantaged and vulnerable people in rural and regional Victoria. We elevate justice as an issue in public discourse and advocate for systemic change that upholds human rights. We are a leader that strengthens the sector, pursuing best practice and innovation through collaboration and being an Employer of Choice.
In addition to possessing the qualifications necessary for practicing law in Victoria, applicants must have a desire to pursue a career in public interest and community law and have an unrestricted driver’s license.
The position is paid under the SCHADS Award, Social and Community Services employees, level and pay point dependent on experience.
Applicants are asked to address both the essential and desirable Key Selection Criteria, in the Position Description. Applicants who do not address all the selection criteria will not be interviewed. Applications need to include a covering letter, resume and preferably no more than two A4 pages addressing the selection criteria and be addressed to Ms Chris Sedgman, Manager – People and Corporate Services, ARC Justice and emailed by 9.00am Monday 2 October 2017 to firstname.lastname@example.org.