Full time – 28  months fixed term

Come and join the dynamic team at Peninsula Community Legal Centre.

We are looking for a Project Worker to work with our Fines Clinic team to improve understanding of the Work and Development Permit Scheme for clients with Infringement debt within the health and community sectors.

The Project Worker, Infringements, will  conduct community legal education sessions to the health and community service workforce and work with the fines clinic team to provide fines clinic sessions in collaboration with health and community partners.

You will need:

  • Tertiary qualifications in a relevant field such as law, health education, community services, community development or social work.
  • Excellent written communication skills, including demonstrates experience in developing presentations and preparing reports and submissions.
  • Demonstrated knowledge of and commitment to social justice principles, understanding of the legal assistance sector and a commitment to PCLC ‘s vision and values.
  • Excellent verbal communication skills, including demonstrated experience in public speaking
  • Demonstrated knowledge of law and legal system, relevant legislation and procedures and relevant current issues relating to the Infringement System.
  • Well developed organisational skills and ability to work with minimal supervision .
  • Demonstrated understanding of health and community service systems.

Position Description – Project Worker

For further information please contact Jackie Galloway 9783 3600

Applications in writing, addressing the key selection criteria to the CEO at pclc@pclc.org.au  by 5:00pm, 30th January 2019