- Status: part-time (28 hours per week), 12-month contract position.
- Salary: $88,415 - $92,230 pro rata, depending on qualifications and experience. Superannuation and annual leave loading is paid in addition to this and salary packaging* is available.
The primary responsibility of the Credit and Debt Solicitor is to provide specialised legal advice and casework to people who have experienced financial abuse in areas such as consumer credit, banking and debt. The solicitor may supervise, train, and mentor volunteers to provide this service. The solicitor will also contribute to strategic policy and law reform work, test case litigation and present community legal education sessions.
The solicitor must be available for advice sessions on Tuesday and Thursday mornings (9am to 1pm) each week.
- Salary packaging
- Paid Christmas closure of 2 weeks (including public holidays) on top of 4 weeks annual leave
- 35-hour working week
- Time in lieu options
- Flexible workplace
* As a Public Benevolent Institution, Redfern Legal Centre is able to offer staff generous salary packaging options. The tax savings for a staff member choosing to take full advantage of the salary packaging option mean that their take-home salary may be increased by up to $6,000 per annum.
Redfern Legal Centre welcomes applications from Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, people from diverse cultural backgrounds and people with disability.
Applications close: Wednesday 12 August 2020 at 11.59pm
Applications that do not specifically address the selection criteria will not be considered.
Applicants must be available for interviews in the week of 17 August 2020.
For further information on how to apply and to download the job information package, visit www.rlc.org.au