Principal legal officer

North Australian Aboriginal Family Violence Legal Service–Aboriginal Corporation

North Australian Aboriginal Family Violence legal Service (NAAFVLS) is a non-government Aboriginal organisation offereing legal services and support to victims of family violence and sexual assault.

Closing date: 

1pm, 30 September 2014


Northern Territory

Type of vacancy: 

Full time

Salary and conditions: 

Salary packaging, six weeks annual leave, three weeks personal leave

Job description/overview: 

To be successful in this role you will be a passionate, self-motivated individual with a collaborative management approach. You will be eligible to hold an Unrestricted Practising Certificate in the Northern Territory and have a minimum of five years PAE. You will possess excellent communication and problem-solving skills with demonstrated legal practice experience including family law, family violence, child protection and victims of crime compensation. You will have the drive to implement creative solutions in a cooperative and participative manner with a strong and vibrant team.

Male and female Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people are strongly encouraged to apply.


Contact person and how to apply: 

Applications close 30 September and must address the selection criteria. Please direct any enquiries to:

Natalie Maher, Practice Manager
PO Box 43104
Casuarina NT 0811

Ph: (08) 8923 8208

More information: 

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