Welfare Rights Solicitor – Illawarra Legal Centre – Warrawong NSW

Illawarra Legal Centre Inc (ILC) exists to support vulnerable and disadvantaged people to access free legal services and to recognise their legal rights. ILC’s people are dedicated, driven, person-focused and committed to the principles of social justice and human rights.

The primary purpose to of the Welfare Rights Solicitor is to provide advocacy and casework in social security (Centrelink) matters as part of the Generalist Solicitors Service. The Welfare Rights Solicitor undertakes policy and law reform work in this area of legislation, as well as provides community legal education to both community workers and clients.

How to apply

Applications should be marked as confidential and addressed to: Louise Farroway Coordinator, lfarroway@illawarralegalcentre.org.au

Applications must address the essential knowledge and requirements to be considered. Successful applicants will be notified of interview times and method via email.