- Job posted on: 16th Oct 2020
- Applications close:
Do you want your legal work to make a difference? Tenants Queensland (TQ) is looking for a lawyer with a strong commitment to social justice. You’ll work with a committed and dynamic team and have access to generous salary sacrificing arrangements and pay rate Level 5.1 ($84,121 p/y) of TQ Enterprise Agreement.
We’re looking for someone with the ability to rapidly acquire knowledge of Queensland residential tenancy laws and DFV laws; highly developed verbal and written communication skills, and a high level of computer literacy. You must hold or be eligible to hold a practicing certificate for Solicitors in the State of Queensland. Two years post-admission experience is desirable.
This position is a 12-month full-time contract located in Brisbane, but consideration will be given to other TQ office locations (Rockhampton/ Logan/Gold Coast/Townsville/Cairns).
The Solicitor will support the organisation’s delivery of legal services to renters in the state. The role will have a 40% focus on supporting renters affected by Domestic and Family Violence in Queensland. The position is to service clients on a state-wide basis and works alongside TQ’s QSTARS workers throughout Queensland.
The full position description and application requirements are available below or on our website: www.tenantsqld.org.au
If you would like further information, please feel welcome to contact Julie Bartlett on (07) 3832 9447 or email: firstname.lastname@example.org using the subject line: Solicitor enquiry via EthicalJobs.