Jobs at Justice Connect
A couple of exciting opportunities have arisen to join one of Australia’s most successful public interest and pro bono law organisations. Justice Connect is a not-for-profit organisation which provides access to justice through pro bono legal services to people experiencing disadvantage and the community organisations that support them. We also address injustice through law reform, policy work and legal education.
Lawyer, Domestic Building Legal Advocacy Service
With funding from Consumer Affairs Victoria for 4 years, Justice Connect was selected to deliver the new Domestic Building Legal Advocacy Service (DBLAS), designed to provide assistance to consumers who cannot otherwise access legal assistance and whose matter did not resolve at Domestic Building Dispute Resolution Victoria (DBDRV).
We are currently seeking a Lawyer to assist the Manager to establish and operate DBLAS. The role supports the delivery of access to justice through pro bono legal services for people experiencing disadvantage and includes building, supporting and engaging a strong commitment to pro bono work among lawyers. The ideal candidate will hold a minimum of 2 years post admission experience, be committed to access to justice through pro bono and be a highly accomplished relationship manager.
We welcome and encourage applications from Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people.
Applications close at 9am, Monday 1st May 2017
Position description, selection criteria and applications details are available in the Recruitment Pack: