Monday 01 Jul 2019
Employer: Women's Legal Service Victoria
Location: Melbourne CBD
Work type: Part-time
Application closing date: 5:00PM 19-Jul-2019
Use your Financial Counselling skills to make a difference | Join a specialised and supportive team | Feminist organisation working with and for women
Women's Legal Service Victoria (WLSV) is a highly respected not for profit organisation that has been providing free legal services to women since 1982. We work with and for women experiencing disadvantage to address legal issues arising from relationship breakdown and violence against women.
About the Role
Joining our multi-disciplinary legal and policy team, you will provide high-quality financial counselling to clients that are facing complex family law matters. You will also work collaboratively to address systemic issues in law and policy.
You are a driven, motivated self-starter who has the ability to work autonomously to deliver optimal outcomes for women. You have high attention to detail,
strong communication skills and the ability to build rapport with people quickly.
Key to your success is your:
This is a 0.6-0.8 FTE part time position, for an initial period of 12 months, with the possibility of extension.
Qualifications and Experience
You will have:
It would be highly desirable to have experience in family violence financial counselling.
Gender Specific Role
This position is for a female. WLSV has exemption from provision of the Equal Opportunity Act 1995.
We offer our staff:
Equal opportunity and diversity
WLSV is committed to equal opportunity and diversity and promotes an organisational environment where individuals are treated with fairness, respect, equality
and dignity. To deliver the best outcomes for our clients we want a staff team that reflects the diverse community that we serve, recognising the skills,
knowledge and experience a diverse staff group brings to our organisation.
We are reviewing and interviewing candidates as applications are received, so we encourage you to apply as soon as possible. A full position description is available by phone 03 8622 0600 or email firstname.lastname@example.org. Please accompany your resume with a cover letter that outlines your suitability for the role.