Southern Aboriginal Corporation

The Southern Aboriginal Corporation -  Family Violence Prevention Legal Service assists              Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander women, men and children who are survivors of Family and Domestic Violence (FDV).

We provide culturally appropriate, trauma informed legal assistance in the areas of Family Law, Care and Protection Law, Criminal Injuries Compensation and Restraining Order Proceedings.

26 Nov, 2023
Full time Contract
Southern Aboriginal Corporation Remote (Albany WA, Australia)
The Family Violence Prevention Legal Service provides legal assistance to Aboriginal or Torres Strait Islander People who have experienced family violence. We assist clients in family law, child protection, criminal injuries compensation and restraining order matters.   Our solicitors work in conjunction with our community support officers and counsellors to provide clients with access to culturally appropriate and trauma informed assistance.  We are seeking a solicitor to provide legal assistance in all areas of law offered by the service as well as provide community legal education and other assistance as required. The role will be based in the Albany office, with travel to remote towns in the Great Southern Region (rarely outside of ordinary hours) The role is full time but part time applications will be considered. Essential criteria Must hold a Bachelor of Laws of Juris Doctor; Must be admitted to practice as a lawyer in Western Australia;...
Expiration Date:
25 Dec, 2023