Why work with us?
If you are looking to make a real impact in your work, consider a career with ARC Justice. We are a not-for-profit organisation dedicated to protecting and promoting human rights and increasing access to justice and secure housing for rural and regional Victorians. Our values drive our work and we are passionate about what we do. We value our people and the positive difference they make in the lives of our clients and their communities.
We provide a range of employment opportunities in our legal practice, tenancy advocacy, corporate services and strategy and impact teams, based in Bendigo, Shepparton and Maryborough. We offer flexible work arrangements and actively support our staff to undertake professional development to succeed in their role at ARC Justice and to work towards future career goals. We also offer generous leave allowances and salary packaging.
At ARC Justice we value, respect and are committed to diversity and inclusion.
See below for opportunities to join our team.
Senior Integrated Services Lawyer (Maryborough)
Fulltime (1.0 EFT) – ongoing
Overseeing a small integrated service, consisting of a supervised lawyer, a community development worker, and a social worker, this role leads and champions our hospital place-based service, located at Maryborough District Health Service.
The role gives the opportunity to provide legal assistance across a wide range of legal issues including our key practice areas of family violence and child protection, as well as in other areas such as family law, general civil and minor crime. With the benefit of a social worker, there is the opportunity for the client to address the non-legal issues that often compound legal outcomes, leading to better client outcomes.
This role ensures proactive networking and community engagement, and the incumbent is responsible for thinking strategically and ensuring that project deliverables are implemented, advanced, and reported.
You will be joining an established and cohesive team that has a strong culture of collaboration and continuous improvement.
The Incumbent will work with the support of the Bendigo-based Loddon Campaspe Community Legal Centre (LCCLC) team and will report to the Managing Lawyer at first instance.
ARC Justice is an inclusive employer. Members of the LGBTIQA+ community, CALD and Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander people, and people with disabilities, are encouraged to apply.
- Full time ongoing position
- An attractive salary, training, and professional development opportunities
- 3 days ex gratia between Christmas and New Year’s Day
- Salary packaging and accommodation and meal/entertainment packaging is also available.
Enquiries can be directed to Lindy Harland on 03 5445 0909 or via firstname.lastname@example.org
Applications must be submitted via the recruitment email provided below, and not through the Seek website.
Applications must include:
- Current Curriculum Vitae (CV/Resume)
- An addressed application letter (specifying fulltime/part time preference)
- Your response to the key selection criteria (essential and desirable skills/experience)
Please note that applications that do not respond to the key selection criteria will not be considered for interview.
Applications should not exceed two pages.
Applications close 9:00am Thursday the 29th July 2021.