Junior Solicitor – Mid North Coast Legal Centre – Coffs Harbour NSW

Position: Junior Solicitor – Disability Law NSW

Organisation: Mid North Coast Legal Centre

Location: Coffs Harbour NSW

Closing date and time: 5:00pm 8/10/21

How to apply: Via Seek

Contact person: Jane Titterington, Principal Solicitor, 02 6580 2111

Disability Law NSW is a program of Mid North Coast Legal Centre and both services form part of Advocacy Law Alliance Inc.

Mid North Coast Legal Centre (MNCLC) is an innovative community legal centre providing civil law services in the local government areas of MidCoast, Port Macquarie – Hastings, Kempsey Shire, Nambucca Shire, Bellingen Shire and Coffs Harbour, with offices in Port Macquarie and Coffs Harbour.

The position is funded via Disability Advocacy NSW (DA NSW) to provide specialist civil legal advice to clients with disability and their carers accessing DA NSW for advocacy support. 

This position is embedded in the MNCLC team, supervised by the Principal Solicitor.

The junior solicitor will undertake intake and provide generalist civil legal advice, education and outreach where appropriate. 

The junior solicitor will work closely with the Senior Solicitor – Disability Law in the provision of specialist civil legal advice to clients with disability and their carers.