Driving systemic change for police accountability
An experienced and committed solicitor is sought to help drive the political, cultural and systemic changes for human rights. The Police Accountability Solicitor – Principal, takes a lead role in strategic, public interest litigation and casework, and works towards clear human rights & police accountability outcomes.
This unique and high-impact position will be responsible for the growing police accountability legal practice, building and maintaining strong partnerships with pro-bono partners, barristers, legal and community agencies. Strong civil litigation experience and a passion for justice is required.
The Police Accountability Project (PAP) is a Victorian state-wide, specialist and innovative legal project located within the Flemington Kensington Community Legal Centre, taking the lead in police accountability law and strategies. We provide victim-centred remedies, strategic litigation, evidence based research, community support and policy and law reform.
This is a 4 day (.8 EFT) 12 month contract position – with likelihood of continuation. $83,596 (pro rata) with generous conditions and salary packaging available.
The Position Description is available here (PDF)
Applications close 9.00am Tuesday 4th December 2018.
Applications must address the Selection Criteria. Interviews will be scheduled for later the same week
Executive Officer, Flemington Kensington Community Legal Centre
PO Box 487 Flemington 3031
22 Bellair Street
Fax 03 9376 4529
For more information please call Anthony Kelly on 03 9376 4355 or firstname.lastname@example.org