Family Violence Legal Service Aboriginal Corporation

Solicitor – Unrestricted

Full Time or Part Time – 8.30am to 5.06pm, Monday to Friday

Excellent Conditions & Salary Sacrificing opportunities and relocation assistance

Contract – to 30 June 2023 (subject to funding and possible extension)

Based in our Port Lincoln and with regional travel

Family Violence Legal Service Aboriginal Corporation (SA) – FVLSAC – is a community legal service assisting Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander victims/survivors of family violence and/or sexual assault. We work with families and communities, providing face to face and/or telephone legal advice to our clients.  We have offices in Port Augusta, Port Lincoln and Ceduna and provide services to these areas and surrounding communities.  FVLSAC also provides client support services and community legal education.

We currently have an opportunity for a Solicitor who is accountable to the Principal Legal Officer for the provision of legal advice, education and representation to FVLSAC clients. We are seeking an experienced practitioner with an unrestricted practicing certificate and experience in family law, child protection and victims of crime.

The role offers a rewarding balance of legal experience, the opportunity to develop client management skills, and developing and maintaining strong community networks.

HOW TO APPLY:  Please contact Atheana Bitmead, Business & Executive Officer by email at: atheana.bitmead@fvlsac.org.au for further information and to obtain a copy of the Job and Person Specification.

All applications must be emailed to:  atheana.bitmead@fvlsac.org.au

Applications close:  Friday, 23 September 2022.

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people are strongly encouraged to apply.

To apply for this job please visit www.seek.com.au.