SENIORS RIGHTS VICTORIA
Seniors Rights Victoria leads in responding to older people experiencing abuse. This key position is available at a time of growing recognition of elder abuse as a major social issue.
Within the context of ageism and family violence, the Principal Lawyer will lead the legal service and law reform. The position is a great opportunity to achieve justice for a growing demographic.
We seek an experienced and motivated person to:
- Manage a small team of legal professionals providing supervision, development, support and motivation
- Provide legal information, advice and casework to older people, services and professionals on related legal remedies
- Lead SRV law reform projects and contribute to systemic advocacy on issues of elder abuse
This is a full time position. Salary is above award at $92,000 per annum. Tax-free salary packaging up to $15,900 is also available.
Applications must address key selection criteria.
For a confidential discussion, please call Jenny Blakey, Manager, on (03) 9655 2104.
Email application in confidence to firstname.lastname@example.org using the subject line ‘SRV Community Lawyer via COTA’.
Applications close 9 am, Monday 10 July, 2017.