Lawyer or Senior Lawyer – Top End Women's Legal Service – NT

Position: Lawyer or Senior Lawyer (WSHD)

Organisation: Top End Women's Legal Service

Location: Darwin City NT

Closing date and time: 16/10/2022 11:59pm

How to apply: Applicants for this position must address the selection criteria

Contact person: Caitlin Weatherby-Fell, CEO, 08 8982 3000, [email protected]

Forming part of our specialist women’s practice, the new Lawyer or Senior Lawyer role will work under the supervision of the Principal Lawyer to provide legal services within TEWLS' practice areas, with particular focus on the areas of workplace sexual harassment and discrimination as it relates to employment law, alongside complementary areas of civil law.

As an integrated and multi-disciplinary service, the Lawyer or Senior Lawyer will work alongside legal and social staff and will have carriage of a range of legal matters and clinics, including court representation. The Lawyer or Senior Lawyer will also contribute to the service’s community legal education and advocacy focuses, including stakeholder engagement and law reform.

Notably, TEWLS’ specialist practice provides meaningful, varied, interesting, and complex legal work, within a supportive and trauma-informed environment.

If you are looking for a unique opportunity to develop and use your developing legal skillset while working in the breath-taking tropics, this role is for you!