Paralegal

Court and Tribunal Services

Part-time 2 days/week

Part-time 3 days/week

 

Duties include: maintain Service processes, databases and resources; support Service staff and volunteer lawyers/barristers;manage client intake; undertake case assessment; contribute to research and policy development; and participate in the generalactivities of LawRight.

A more detailed description of duties is included in the attached position description.

 

Qualifications:

Senior law student; understanding of issues relating to self-representation and related disadvantage, or ability to quickly acquire it desirable; strong organizational and communication skills essential

Location: Brisbane

Classification: Level 2, Social, Community, Home Care and Disability Services Industry Award

Benefits: Leave loading and five weeks annual leave pro rata plus 10% superannuation. Eligibility to salary sacrifice up to $35,000 (grossed up) of income to personal and entertainment expenses.Term: Contract until 23 December 2022. If you are applying for the 2 day/week roll to support the Enforcement Hearing Duty Lawyer Service, you must be available on Wednesdays.

Contact: For information about the position, please see the position description. To apply, send a brief CV and letter expressing interestand capability to perform the role to Melinda Willis, Senior Lawyer, LawRight by email to melinda.willis@lawright.org.au by COB  1 November 2021.

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