Principal Solicitor, Family Law – Women’s Legal Centre ACT – Canberra

The Women’s Legal Centre ACT is a dedicated community legal centre based in Canberra, committed to providing comprehensive legal and social support services to women. Focused on family, employment, discrimination and migration law, WLC collaborates with health and community services to ensure women’s safety and financial independence. In this position, you will lead the family law practice area, managing a team of solicitors to achieve high-impact outcomes for clients while working in close collaboration with the executive leadership team to develop and deliver on strategy and manage risk and compliance. The organisation offers an attractive remuneration package, including salary packaging, five weeks paid leave, plus an annual health and wellbeing allowance and paid cultural and reproductive health leave. Candidates from diverse backgrounds are encouraged to apply, contributing to WLC’s mission of empowering women across the ACT.

How to apply

If you would like to use your leadership and legal skills to deliver high-impact outcomes which improve women’s safety and financial independence, please send your resume together with a cover letter responding to the skills required section.