- Job posted on: 7th Jan 2020
- Applications close:
A rewarding role providing advice and information to vulnerable and disadvantaged clients within Gippsland.
Gippsland Community Legal Service (GCLS) is a non-profit service of Anglicare Victoria. The mission of GCLS is to improve access to justice for all members of the Gippsland Community by providing legal advice and advocacy, empowering individuals and groups through community education, and to remove systemic injustice by advocating for law reform.
The Community Support Lawyer, provides essential legal services to vulnerable people in our Gippsland community. This role includes overseeing and mentoring junior lawyers and providing direct guidance in the delivery of legal advice when the Principal Lawyer is absent. The role is ongoing with negotiable hours days or hours.
Please Note: It is mandatory for the successful applicant to hold a current Working with Children Check and be prepared to undergo a National Criminal History Check prior to commencement.
Detailed Position Description: PD Community Support Lawyer Dec2019.pdf
For further enquiries contact Team Leader, Lorraine on 03 5135 9555 or via email at Lorraine.firstname.lastname@example.org.
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