PLT Volunteer

  • Western Sydney Community Legal Centre
  • Rooty Hill, New South Wales, Australia
  • Feb 06, 2017
Part-time PLT Work Experience Placement

Job Description

Volunteer Description

Western Sydney Community Legal Centre is seeking an enthusiastic part time (2 days per week) PLT Placement. This is a Volunteer position.

Responsibilities include client intake, file review, general administration, research, legal drafting, interviewing clients, follow up on client matters, and policy work under the supervision of a designated solicitor.

Selection criteria


  • Completion of law degree and eligibility to commence Practical Legal Training
  • Demonstrated understanding of, and commitment to, social justice
  • Strong understanding of ethical practice issues affecting Community Legal Centers including confidentiality and conflict of interest
  • Available two days per week commencing ASAP.
  • Ability to work independently or as part of a small team


  • Demonstrated knowledge of issues affecting WSCLC’s client groups
  • Ability to speak a relevant community language

Applications should include the following:

  • A written application addressing the selection criteria. If you do not address the selection criteria in your application, you will not be considered for the position
  • A resume including: name, address and contact details, education, experience, and two referees (include names, addresses and contact details).

Applications close 5:00pm 9th February 2017 and should be submitted by email to Rosemary Davies at

Organisation Name

Western Sydney Community Legal Centre

Landline phone

02 9675 2009

Contact Name

Rosemary Davies

Email address

Street Address

76 Rooty Hill Road North, Rooty Hill, NSW

Job Level

Graduate Pre-admission

State / Province / Region

New South Wales