Principal Solicitor – Darwin Community Legal Service – NT

Position: Principal Solicitor

Organisation: Darwin Community Legal Service

Location: Darwin NT

Close date: COB 21 October 2019

How to apply: A job description and selection criteria are available at the DCLS website on https://www.dcls.org.au/join-us/employment or phone 08 8982 1111.

Brief description: 

The Principal Solicitor is responsible for managing the Legal Practice of DCLS.  The position oversees advice and casework, community legal education and developing a program of law reform that supports access to justice for our community. They will provide coordination, leadership and staff management of a small team of solicitors and legal risk management oversight for the whole of the service.  The Principal Solicitor will play an active part in a multi-disciplinary team that provides a wrap-around service to clients.

This is a fixed term contract position for two years with an option to renew depending on funding. A generous salary package is available

A job description and selection criteria are available at the DCLS website on  https://www.dcls.org.au/join-us/employment/or phone 08 8982 1111.