Managing Solicitor – North Australian Aboriginal Family Legal Service – Darwin NT

Position: Managing Solicitor - Darwin Office
Organisation: North Australian Aboriginal Family Legal Service (NAAFLS)
Location: Darwin NT
Closing date: 5:00pm Monday 28/11/22
How to apply: Submit a one-page summary sheet addressing the Selection Criteria on the attached Position Description and a current CV to [email protected] prior to the closing date.
NAAFLS is seeking an experienced Solicitor to join their team in the Darwin Office as the Managing Solicitor. The Managing Solicitor will assist in management of the legal practice, including supervision of Solicitors within the team. The successful applicant will possess 3+ years PAE and hold, or be eligible for an unrestricted practising certificate in the Northern Territory. The ability to provide an accessible and culturally sensitive legal service, and to understand the needs of culturally diverse clients living in remote community settings is essential. You may travel to remote communities in the Top End, providing legal advice, education and assistance to clients for up to a week at a time as required.

  • It is a requirement that to commence in this role, you must possess an Ochre Card (Working with Children Clearance), a current Northern Territory driver’s licence and a successful National Criminal History Check.
  • Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people are strongly encouraged to apply.
  • Additional information and the Selection Criteria for this role is available on the attached position description.