Employment opportunity at Refugee Legal

Solicitor – application close 5.00pm Monday 27 November 2017.

Refugee Legal  is seeking an experienced full time Solicitor to work within Refugee Legal’s Community team.

Position Summary

The solicitor position combines casework, training/teaching of immigration and refugee law, policy and procedure, in addition to general immigration and refugee advice, policy, law reform and advocacy development, and community education/information. It is anticipated that the position will consist of 75% casework, 10% teaching/training/preparation of materials and 15% community education, policy development and general immigration and refugee advice. The solicitor will be expected to regularly participate in and supervise Refugee Legal’s weekly Monday Evening Advice Service and weekend Temporary Protection Visa Clinics. As the work at Refugee Legal is varied, a significant degree of flexibility is required.

The Solicitor reports directly and is responsible to the Executive Director, who in turn, is responsible to the Refugee Legal Management Committee.

How to apply

Please contact Linda Budd  on (03) 9413 0110, or by email on linda@refugeelegal.org.au, using the subject line: Solicitor enquiry, to request a Position Description.