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Solicitor - Culturally and Linguistically Diverse Outreach


Employer: Women's Legal Services NSW
Work Type/s: Full Time
Classification/s: Legal & Human Rights, Women's Organisations & Services, Multiculturalism & Diversity
Sector/s: Not For Profit (NFP)
Location: Sydney

Job posted on: 12 September, 2019.
Applications close: 30 September, 2019.

We are looking for a solicitor for a fixed term position to 30 June 2022. The position involves legal advice, casework, community legal education, law reform and advocacy for women from culturally and linguistically diverse backgrounds in south-west Sydney.

We advise and represent women in a range of practice areas including discrimination, family law, domestic violence, sexual assault and victims support.

The position is based in our Sydney office and at our outreach service at Bonnie Support Services, Canley Heights.

WLS considers being a woman is a genuine occupational qualification for this position under s. 31 of the Anti-Discrimination Act 1977 (NSW).

Salary range: $75,738 – $102,592 pa.

We offer flexible working conditions and fringe benefits.

How to apply for this job

Applications addressing the full selection criteria set out in the position description should be marked ‘confidential’ and forwarded to the Executive Officer, PO Box 206 Lidcombe 1825 or by email to reception@wlsnsw.org.au, using the subject line: Solicitor - Culturally and Linguistically Diverse Outreach application via EthicalJobs, by 5pm on Monday 30 September 2019.

Supporting materials  Solicitor Senior Solicitor PD CALD fixed term 35 hpw 2019.docx
 Guide for applicants 2019.docx