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Social Impact Advisor

Circle Green Community Legal

Utilise your skills and experience to contribute to a unique outcomes focused project whilst supporting a passionate client-centric team. Be a key part of system change and reform across refugee determination processes, broader justice system outcomes and contribute to advanced service delivery in humanitarian law.


  • Part-time role (0.6 FTE)
  • Contract period to 30 September 2025
  • Salary packaging
  • Additional paid leave – up to 10 days inclusive of public holidays over the Christmas/New Year period


Circle Green Community Legal (Circle Green) is an independent, not-for-profit community legal centre providing state-wide specialist legal services in humanitarian, family and domestic violence, residential tenancy, and workplace law.


Accessible Justice. To create a system, place, and space to ensure a safety net of best practice legal advice, education, and advocacy in our specialist fields.


Circle Green has been given an opportunity to expand our legal assistance to people applying for protection visas and appealing their refusal in the Administrative Appeals Tribunal and Federal Court. This role will be integral to the success of the Protection Visa Appeals Program.

The Social Impact Adviser will contribute to the Program’s Outcome Measurement and Monitoring and Evaluative Framework by working closely with Circle Green’s Data Analyst and Program Manager to proactively measure social impacts of the program.

Working across multiple data systems and processes, this role will support the Program Manager to produce accurate and timely reporting on client, organisational and justice system outcomes. In particular, the role will measure impacts of the service on case backlogs and case management efficiency within the Administrative Appeals Tribunal and Federal Court.

The Social Impact Adviser will effectively communicate outcomes and impact to key stakeholders. The role will support decision making, data analysis and continuous improvement and provide expert advice on accurate measurement of the impacts of the service addressing complex needs such as - family violence, cultural and linguistic diversity, unaccompanied minors, character and security issues and others.



  • Bachelor's degree in relevant field or demonstrable proficiency in key requirements below
  • 3 years+ experience in a service based industry in a similar role
  • A demonstrated commitment to human rights and social justice issues


  • Extensive data analysis and interpretive experience in a service based industry
  • Using data to design and evaluate impact measurement tools
  • Measuring and evaluating social impacts
  • Hands on experience using data management systems and data analysis tools including Power BI
  • Effectively engaging with diverse internal and external team members and stakeholders, and facilitating focus groups
  • Developing targeted audience communications and presenting effectively

Knowledge and skills

  • Demonstrable high level monitoring and evaluation skills
  • Data analysis and interpretive skills
  • Excellent and persuasive written communication and interpersonal skills
  • Systems thinker
  • Ability to work with minimal supervision and be an effective team member

Join a team of passionate and diverse, like-minded individuals committed to creating accessible justice, and providing best practice legal services in our specialist field.

If you have any questions or would like to have a confidential discussion about the role, please contact Human Resources at (08) 6148 3648 or by email [email protected] using the subject line: Social Impact Advisor enquiry via EthicalJobs.

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