Solicitor – Warra Warra Legal Service – Broken Hill NSW 

Position: Solicitor

Organisation: Warra Warra Legal Service

Location: Broken Hill NSW 

Closing date and time: Friday 24/09/2021, 5:00pm

How to apply: via email to [email protected]

Contact person: Stacy-Ann Treloar, 0437925988

Have you dreamt of working in Rural Australia?
Are you inspired and motivated to work as a Solicitor in an exciting and responsive Aboriginal Family Violence Prevention Legal Service and implement creative solutions in a collaborative manner with a strong and vibrant team?

Who are we looking for?
WWLS seek passionate and self-motivated candidates with excellent advocacy and written communication and problem solving skills, demonstrated legal practice experience , preferably with a minimum of 2 years’ experience, and a strong social justice ethic.
WWLS seek candidates who are willing to travel for outreach services, who can demonstrate responsive workplace relationships with Aboriginal communities and clients. and who have an advanced understanding of the underlying factors, impact and effects of domestic violence, and intergenerational trauma on Aboriginal communities.

Background Information
Warra-Warra Legal Service (formally, the Broken Hill Aboriginal Family Violence Prevention Legal Service) is funded by the National Indigenous Australians Agency. The funding for this service is governed by the Far West Community Legal Centre Ltd.
Warra-Warra Legal Service aims to provide a culturally appropriate and independent holistic legal service and representation to Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people in the Far West NSW who are victims of family violence and sexual assault.