Principal Solicitor – Warra Warra Legal Service – Broken Hill NSW

Position: Principal Solicitor

Organisation: Warra Warra Legal Service

Location: Broken Hill NSW

Closing date and time: 5:00pm 15/10/2021

How to apply: Email: [email protected] for more information.

Contact person: Stacy-Ann Treloar, 0437 925 988

Have you dreamt of working in outback Australia?

Are you inspired and motivated to manage an exciting and responsive Aboriginal Family Violence Prevention Legal Service and implement creative solutions in a co-operative and collaborative manner with a strong and vibrant team?

Warra Warra Legal Service is seeking passionate and self-motivated candidates with a collaborative management approach, high order advocacy and written communication and problem-solving skills, demonstrated legal practice experience, strong staff management skills, the ability to plan and strategise targets and a strong social justice ethic.

The Principal Solicitor is responsible for supervising the legal practice as "solicitor on the record," and ensuring that it is compliant with  Community Legal Centres Australia's risk management framework and legal and regulatory requirements.
The Principal Solicitor operates the legal practice in a manner which is consistent with the organisation's Strategic Plan and provides a leadership and coordination role in the development of the Centre's intake, advice, casework, information and referral service, community engagement building, community legal education and law reform activities, and ensuring all aspects of the Service's practice are working effectively and efficiently.