- $70,000 - $74,999 per annum + salary packaging
- Job posted on: 22nd Jun 2022
- Applications close:
Marrickville Legal Centre offers free legal advice and assistance to the community of the inner-west, south-west, southern suburbs of Sydney, and beyond. There are 1.5 million people living in our key catchment: that’s 30 per cent of Sydney’s total population.
Marrickville Legal Centre solicitors provide access to justice through the provision of legal services, law reform and community legal education, particularly for people who are disadvantaged by their social and economic circumstances.
The primary aim of the tenancy service is to help vulnerable renters and social housing tenants from within the Inner West and Northern Sydney to assert and advance their rights, assisting them to control and resolve their own disputes. The tenancy services provide legal information and advice as well as duty advocacy and representation for vulnerable tenants at NCAT. The service also engages in law reform and policy work to address systemic disadvantage and provides legal education to community workers.
This position is specifically for the provision of legal services (legal advice, casework and representation) in the area of tenancy services.
Marrickville Legal Centre’s vision is to promote social justice through the provision of free and accessible legal and related services to people who experience social and economic disadvantage. Each and every team member has a role to contribute to our strategic pillars:
For additional questions about the position or about working at MLC, contact acting Managing Principal Solicitor Justin Abi-Daher at [email protected] using the subject line: Tenants' Advocate enquiry via EthicalJobs.