Senior Lawyer - Maryborough Integrated Services - VIC

Position: Senior Lawyer - Maryborough Integrated Services

Organisation: ARC Justice at the Loddon Campaspe Community Legal Centre

Location: Maryborough/Bendigo, VIC

Closing date: 9:00am Monday 01/11/2021

How to apply: The Position Description and application details can be downloaded from https://arcjustice.org.au/get-involved/careers/

Contact person: Enquiries can be directed to Lindy Harland on 03 5445 0909 or via [email protected]


The Senior Lawyer will oversee a small integrated service, consisting of a supervised lawyer, a community development worker, and a social worker. This role leads and champions our hospital place-based service, located at Maryborough District Health Service and includes a manageable case load to enable therapeutic and multidisciplinary client work.

The Organisation

ARC Justice is an independent, not-for-profit, human rights organisation that incorporates the Loddon Campaspe Community Legal Centre, the Goulburn Valley Community Legal Centre, and Housing Justice.

Our programs deliver accessible legal services, tenancy advice and support to those in our community in the greatest need. We deliver community education and advocate for systemic change that enhances the rights of rural and regional Victorians. We recognise that housing and legal issues do not occur in isolation, and we work with local partners to ensure a whole-of-person approach to our work.

The Offer

• Full time ongoing position.
• Primary working location, travel time, vehicle use and flexible work/working from home arrangements can be negotiated in line with the organisational policies and procedures.
• An attractive salary, training, and professional development opportunities. SCHADS Level 6 ($90,441 – $94,433) subject to skills and experience.
• 3 days ex gratia between Christmas and New Year’s Day.
• Salary packaging and accommodation and meal/entertainment packaging is also available.