Outreach Solicitor – Emma House Domestic & Family Violence Service – South West Victoria

Position: Outreach Solicitor 
 
Organisation: Emma House Domestic & Family Violence Service 
 
Location: South West Victoria (Warrnambool, Portland, Hamilton)
 
Closing date: 5:00pm Friday 15/07/22
 
How to apply: Applications must be submitted via email to [email protected] Applications must include a Curriculum Vitae (CV/Resume) and a cover letter with your response to the key selection criteria
 
Contact person: Patreena Kelly, 03 5561 1934, [email protected]

  • The Outreach Solicitor will provide legal assistance to clients in the key practice areas of family violence, child protection, sexual assault, family law and immigration (FV Provision) along with other areas relevant to a family violence victim survivor.
  • With support and training, the Solicitor – Outreach will be required to attend outreach court locations (Warrnambool, Portland and Hamilton) to provide advice, consultations and case work in the various practice areas.
  • The incumbent will have the opportunity to provide their clients with wrap around legal service, working collaboratively with community services and partners. This role involves proactive networking and community engagement, and the opportunity to identify systemic issues and think strategically.

Full position details available via https://www.emmahouse.org.au/careers