Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Cadet – Canberra Community Law – ACT

Cadetship position in the Dhurrawang Aboriginal Human Rights Program (DAHRP)

Duration: One day per week (7.5 hours) for twelve months

Canberra Community Law is seeking an Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander cadet who is committed to social justice and human rights, who is in the second, third or fourth year of their law degree and can manage their time to work one full day (7.5 hours) per week with its Dhurrawang Aboriginal Human Rights Program team. DAHRP is culturally competent and informed by the human rights principles of participation, inclusion, and self-determination. The cadet will have the opportunity to learn about client intake, document management, advocacy, law reform and contribute to the development and delivery of community human rights education. The cadet will be closely supervised and supported in this role.

How to apply

To apply, please address the selection criteria and provide a cover letter to the Program Manager, DAHRP, by email to rclark@canberracommunitylaw.org.au. All applicants will be assessed against the selection criteria and in-person interviews will be conducted.