Tenants Victoria is a specialist community legal centre based in Fitzroy (Melbourne) supporting tenants in public and private housing and rooming houses. We provide legal advice, referral and representation to tenants and we advocate and campaign for reform to residential tenancy law and practice. Through our education and training programs, we support other community agencies in building capability to assist their clients.
As an organisation and with our Board and staff, we are committed to working to achieve a more just, safe and equitable system of housing – one that supports all citizens to engage fully in society.
With a new incoming CEO and a skilled and committed Board, we are excited about the opportunities ahead for Tenants Victoria to continue and build on its contribution to social justice and housing reform.
Tenants Victoria is seeking a skilled and highly motivated senior Lawyer who wants to make a difference by providing legal advice and assistance to residential tenants and make a contribution to our other services and law reform activities.
You are a highly motivated senior Lawyer with a minimum of 5 years’ post admission experience.
Please refer to the attached position description for more details.
Please e-mail your updated resume and covering letter addressing the essential qualifications, skills and experience (as outlined in the position description) to Jacob Lee, Finance and Administration Manager, at firstname.lastname@example.org using the subject line Lawyer [Your Name] application via website.
Successful applicants will need to obtain a successful Police and Working with Children Check.
Tenants Victoria is an Equal Opportunity Employer and is committed to promoting a diverse and inclusive workforce. Aboriginal and Torres Straight Islander peoples, women, people with culturally and linguistically diverse backgrounds, people with a disability and people identifying as LGBTIQ are encouraged to apply.
Applicants must possess the right to work in Australia.