Unrestricted Solicitor, Vulnerable Women – SCALES Community Legal Centre – Rockingham WA

Position: Unrestricted Solicitor, Vulnerable Women
 
Organisation: SCALES Community Legal Centre
 
Location: Rockingham WA 
 
Closing date: 5:00pm Wednesday 10/08/22
 
How to apply: https://www.ethicaljobs.com.au/members/scalescommunitylegalcentre/vulnerable-women-solicitor-unrestricted?categories=35&locations=7&page=1
 
Contact person: Gai Walker, Managing Director, 08 9550 0410, [email protected]

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  • SCALES is seeking a passionate unrestricted solicitor to work with vulnerable women to manage their legal issues across a diverse range of legal areas using a case management model to ensure the client’s needs are met.
  • This is an exciting opportunity to work in a multidisciplinary team providing client centred, wraparound services in our Rockingham office in this newly funded position.
  • This unrestricted solicitor position will work with vulnerable women to manage their legal issues across a diverse range of legal areas to ensure the client’s needs are met through direct client case work, advocacy and referral using a case management model.
  • Legal issues will be predominantly in the civil law with some minor criminal law matters with potential practice areas including tenancy, traffic, fines and fines enforcement, Centrelink and debt, criminal injuries compensation, Magistrates Court (Civil jurisdiction) matters within SCALES’ areas of practice (as per the Legal Practice Guidelines).
  • The new position is funded to provide general legal services within SCALES’ areas of practice to vulnerable women and to develop resources and present community legal education in areas of identified need.
  • While advertised as a full time position, applications to work part time will be considered.
  • More information can be found on the Ethical Jobs website