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Positions Vacant

1-2 Years PAE

Technical Expert Director – Thirrili

Location: ACT, New South Wales, Northern Territory, Perth CBD, Perth Metro, Queensland, Regional - North, Regional - South, South Australia, Victoria
Areas of Practice: Aboriginal and Indigenous Affairs, Advocacy

We invite Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people with relevant experience and expertise to submit an EOI to join our Board for a maximum term of three years as Technical Expert Directors. You may possess expertise which is aligned to the Vision and Purpose of Thirrili and the National Indigenous Suicide Postvention Service, such as a clinical, community or mental health background. Technical Expert Directors may also have expertise in an area that contributes to the wider operations of the organisation, such as a background in finance or law. For more information, visit: Thirrili: Contributing to the broader social wellbeing of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people.

Administration

Legal Administrator WA, Environmental Defenders Office

Location: Perth CBD
Areas of Practice:

An exciting opportunity for a skilled legal administrator to join the largest environmental legal not for profit in the Australia-Pacific working for a safe and healthy environment. Environmental Defenders Office (EDO) is the largest environmental legal centre in the Australia-Pacific, dedicated to protecting our climate, communities and shared environment by providing access to justice, running ground-breaking litigation and leading law reform advocacy. Applications must include cover letter addressing selection criteria and CV. (Click on the button for more information including a position description.) Applications close on Sunday, 7 November. Applications should be emailed to recruitment@edo.org.au with “Application for position of Legal Administrator NSW HEJ” in the subject line.

Law Graduate

Front of House/Receptionist Role

Location: Perth CBD
Areas of Practice: Administrative Law, Commercial Law, Dispute Resolution, Immigration Law, Industrial & Workplace Relations, Wills, Estates and Probate Law

We have a job vacancy at our law firm, Loughton Yorke Lawyers. It is a front of house/receptionist role, Monday – Friday 9.00am – 5.30pm (hours may be able to be flexible if the job applicant is a current law student). Salary dependent on experience. Please send all enquiries, resume/CV to info@loughtonyorkelawyers.com

5+ Years PAE

Executive Manager Governance & Legal

Location: Perth Metro
Areas of Practice: Contract Law, Corporate Governance, Dispute Resolution, Government, Insurance Law, Litigation, Planning/Local Government, Property Law, Risk Management

The City of Wanneroo (The City) continues to be one of WA’s fastest growing local government areas and is located on the north eastern urban fringe of the Perth metropolitan area. The Executive Manager Governance & Legal reports directly to the Chief Executive Officer and leads a small team, providing high level leadership, management and advice across the broad functions associated with corporate governance, enterprise risk management and legal.

1 Year PAE, 1-2 Years PAE, 2-4 Years PAE, 5+ Years PAE

In House Lawyer – RSPCA WA

Location: Outer Metro
Areas of Practice: Commercial Law, Contract Law, Corporate Governance, Corporate Law, Criminal Law, In-house Corporate Counsel, Industrial & Workplace Relations

The position reports to the General Counsel, The primary focus of the role is provision of legal support to RSPCA WA on a range of legal, compliance and enforcement issues. This role will support the role of General Counsel by managing and conducting prosecutions and civil forfeiture applications under the Animal Welfare Act 2002. The person in this role will work with RSPCA WA Inspectors and the external pro bono legal panel supporting RSPCA WA.

3+ Years PAE

Senior Legal Research Officer

Location: Perth CBD
Areas of Practice: Administrative Law, Criminal Law, Government, Litigation, Wills, Estates and Probate Law

A rare opportunity to work directly for the Chief Justice of Western Australia. The key responsibilities of this position are to undertake legal and general research for consideration by the Chief Justice; assist in the formulation oflegal policy and the development of proposals for legislative reform; prepare papers, reports, correspondence, speeches and advice and provide high level secretariat support to a range of Committees.

5+ Years PAE

Senior Solicitor/Special Counsel – WA – Environmental Defenders Office

Location: Perth Metro, Western Australia
Areas of Practice: Environmental Law, Litigation

This is a unique opportunity for a talented and experienced solicitor to join the EDO’s Western Australian team and advance ground-breaking climate change litigation and advice work. Environmental Defenders Office (EDO) is the largest environmental legal centre in the Australia-Pacific, dedicated to protecting our climate, communities and shared environment by providing access to justice, running ground-breaking litigation and leading law reform advocacy. As the region’s legal experts in our field, we aim to be a brave, unified, and focused team, committed to inclusion and excellence in all that we do. We strive to be a diverse and inclusive workplace supporting a highly skilled, engaged, and effective team, where everyone can feel that they belong. Find out more here: https://www.edo.org.au/senior-solicitor-special-counsel/

1-2 Years PAE, Law Graduate

Commercial Solicitor/Litigator: 0-2 years PAE

Location: Perth CBD
Areas of Practice: Commercial Law, Contract Law, Conveyancing, Corporate Law, Dispute Resolution, Industrial & Workplace Relations, Insolvency & Reconstruction, Litigation, Property Law, Wills, Estates and Probate Law

Rowe Bristol Lawyers is a reputable boutique firm, located in the Perth CBD. We act for a variety of clients in the areas of commercial and corporate law, specialising in litigation, property, contract, construction and general civil matters. We currently seek a full-time solicitor to join our busy growing practice. In this role, you will complete a diverse range of general commercial and litigation matters, as you render a full suite of high end services to clients. The role will provide you with the opportunity to work across a number of areas of law and ensure your days are varied. Ideal applicants will have between 0 – 2 years post admission experience in a corporate, commercial or litigation role. To submit your application, please send your resume and a covering letter to: arowe@rowebristol.com.au

2-4 Years PAE, 5+ Years PAE

The Australian Health Practitioner Regulation Agency (Ahpra) – Various Positions

Location: Outer Metro, Western Australia
Areas of Practice: Administrative Law, Alternative Dispute Resolution, Commercial Law, Criminal Law, Dispute Resolution, Government, Risk Management

The Australian Health Practitioner Regulation Agency (Ahpra) works in partnership with 15 National Boards to implement the national regulatory scheme for health professionals. The purpose of health practitioner regulation is to protect the public by ensuring that only health practitioners who have the skills, qualifications and knowledge to provide safe care are registered. A Notification is a complaint or concern regarding the health, conduct or performance of a health practitioner or student who is registered with a National Board.  The notification process is one of two major regulatory functions of the National Boards, the other being the registration of practitioners. The Notifications Division within Ahpra is responsible for the assessment and management of concerns raised about registered health practitioners across 16 health professions. A Regulatory Advisor, Notifications (Case Manager/Investigator) works as a member of a national team to assess and manage concerns raised by members of the public, government entities, other health practitioners and employers. It is a role that requires exceptional case management skills, a passion for working with the public and a drive to work collaboratively within a team-based environment. We are seeking applications for multiple Full Time, Fixed Term positions for an initial period of 12 Months at our Subiaco Office. Read more here about the role here.

1-2 Years PAE, Law Graduate

Law Graduate / Junior Solicitor

Location: Perth CBD
Areas of Practice: Insurance Law

Opportunity for a junior solicitor or law graduate at national insurance law firm HBA Legal. Join a friendly and supportive office, work with leading partners in a growing national team, and enjoy award-winning workplace flexibility. To find out more, please reach out to our People Team at careers@hbalegal.com

2-4 Years PAE

Criminal/Family Lawyer

Location: Regional - North, Western Australia
Areas of Practice: Criminal Law, Family Law

Must have at least 2 years PAE. Responsible for establishing and maintaining a strong working relationship with clientele, negotiate, represent clients at court in various jurisdictions. Have a sound knowledge of law and be open to new challenges.