Youth Lawyer – Northern Community Legal Centre – Boradmeadows VIC

The Youth Lawyer will work with a dynamic and justice-minded legal team to provide high-quality legal services, including advice, casework and court representation to eligible clients across a range of legal practice areas, with a particular focus on youth clients. The Youth Lawyer will have the opportunity to develop and implement community legal education programs and other projects aimed at increasing access to justice among young people in our region. The Youth Lawyer will engage with youth stakeholders including schools, youth mental health services and other organisations working with young people to bring awareness of NCLC’s service and identify legal needs of young people.​ The Youth Lawyer will work alongside the Community Development Team, including project teams to ensure that the service is accessible to priority clients and that clients engaging with the service are assisted holistically with social supports in mind.

How to apply

All applicants must submit a resume together with a cover letter responding to each of the essential selection criteria in the position description to be considered. The successful applicant will require a current Working with Children’s Check. Please email your application to mjankovic@northernclc.org.au.\