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SENIORS RIGHTS VICTORIA

PRINCIPAL LAWYER

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.

Click here to view the position description

Applications must address key selection criteria.

For a confidential discussion, please call Jenny Blakey, Manager, on (03) 9655 2104.

Email application in confidence to info@seniorsrights.org.au  using the subject line ‘SRV Community Lawyer via COTA’.

Applications close 9 am, Monday 10 July, 2017.

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