Policy and Advocacy Lead – Justice Connect – Melbourne VIC

Position: Policy and Advocacy Lead, Homeless Law

Organisation: Justice Connect

Location: Melbourne VIC

Closing date and time: 9:00 31/01/2022

How to apply: Please view attached PDF.

Contact person: Cameron Lavery, A/Head of Community Programs and Manager and Principal Lawyer, Homeless Law, 03 8636 4412, [email protected]

The Policy and Advocacy Lead will play a leadership role in developing and delivering high-
impact advocacy and strategic engagement work, focused on progressing social justice for people experiencing or at risk of homelessness. This role will draw on the experience of clients and the Justice Connect team to develop key law reform and policy positions, achieve systemic change on key advocacy priorities and maintain effective collaborations across the legal and community sector to maximise our impact. The role will also directly contribute to implementing Justice Connect’s strategic priorities and values as set out in the Justice Connect strategy.