PLT Position

  • Consumer Credit Legal Service (WA)
  • Perth, Western Australia, Australia
  • Aug 23, 2017
Contract PLT Work Experience Placement Banking & Finance Law Consumer Law

Job Description

VOLUNTEER  OPPORTUNITY FOR LAW GRADUATES

CCLSWA is a not-for-profit community legal centre specialising in credit and banking law and work primarily within the parameters of the National Consumer Credit Protection Act and the Australian Consumer Law. We deliver free legal advice to West Australians through our telephone advice line.

As a volunteer paralegal, you will have ample opportunity to do the following:

  • Assume direct client contact on the telephone advice line or facetoface.
  • Draft appropriate legal advice for solicitors’ approval.
  • Assist in case file management.
  • Undertake legal and policy research.
  • Prepare and deliver community legal education sessions

We look for graduates with strong academic records in their LLB or Juris Doc studies. We value relevant experience in legal and/or customer service industries.

You must be able and willing to commit to at least 3 days per week until your PLT has been completed.

You must also be prepared to make time for regular skills training.

Organisation Name

Consumer Credit Legal Service (WA) Inc

Landline phone

08 6336 7020

Contact Name

Gemma Mitchell

Email address

hr@cclswa.org.au

Street Address

Level 1, 231 Adelaide Terrace, Perth WA 6000

Job Level

Graduate Pre-admission

State / Province / Region

Western Australia

Country

Australia