Unrestricted solicitor

Queensland Indigenous Family Violence Legal Service Indigenous Corporation

Looking for a change from your hectic lifestyle?  Live and work in Mt. Isa

Mt Isa is a city in the Gulf Country Region, 900km west of Townsville, where the romance of the outback meets the grit of a mining town.

QIFVLS has recently appointed a new CEO who brings focus, energy and enthusiasm to deliver our service to our clients. We are a not‐for‐profit organisation that provides free legal services, welfare, support, advocacy and community education to Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander victims of family violence and/or sexual assault.

Not only will you attend to Court appearances and case files, part of your role will also be to attend outreach and visit the beautiful surroundings of Mt Isa and the Gulf Country whilst making a difference to victims.

Closing date: 

11pm, 29 February 2016


Australian Eastern Standard Time (AEST)


Mount Isa

Type of vacancy: 

Full time

Salary and conditions: 

$65,000 - $70,000

Optional salary sacrifice scheme

5 weeks paid annual leave

Employee assistance program

Travel to rural and remote QLD

Relaxed office environment

Relocation costs negotiated with right applicant

Job description/overview: 

We are looking for an experienced, unrestricted solicitor, preferably in the area of family law and/or child protection, who is personable, understanding, respectful, and wants to make a difference. A cultural appreciation/understanding of Indigenous people is desirable or having worked previously with Indigenous clients would be advantageous. Cultural training will be provided.

Contact person and how to apply: 

For further information, or to apply to join our dynamic team, send your cover letter and resume to careers@qifvls.com.au by COB 29 February 2016. 

More information: 

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