Pilbara Community Legal Service Inc. P

PRINCIPAL SOLICITOR - PILBARA BASED (BB-00638)

Found in: Fidanto AU

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Pilbara Community Legal service PCLS provides legal assistance and community legal education throughout the Pilbara region of Western Australia. PCLS operates from four office locations at Karratha, South Hedland, Newman and Roebourne.PCLS provides free legal and non- legal programs to the community. Our legal service includes advice, casework and court advocacy in matters of family law, restraining orders, child protection, criminal injuries compensation claims, wills and deceased estates, disability and traffic law. Our non-legal services include tenancy advice and education, housing support, domestic violence and advocacy victim support, financial counselling, national redress scheme assistance and community migrant settlement assistance.The Principal Solicitor is responsible for the day-to-day management of the community legal service practices and for ensuring that all legal and non-legal service delivery complies with the NACLC Risk Management RMG Guide including service provision.responsible to ensure that all legal and non-legal PCLS service provision complies with the laws and regulations governing the legal profession and the implementation of mandatory requirements under the NACLC RMG. responsible for the formal LPBWA supervision of restricted solicitors in addition to the supervision of unrestricted solicitors, as well as the management of the legal advice programs. as the Responsible Person of PCLS, carry out all functions ensuring full compliance with the Mandatory standards of the Risk Management and CLC Practice A Guide for Community Legal Centres in delivering legal and related services . This includes, ensuring the Nominated Persons are scheduling monthly reviews and monitoring their work attending compulsory State Professional Indemnity Insurance PII meetings and complying with the requirements and participation of the annual PII cross-check process. To participate in the general operations of PCLS.The Principal Solicitor works collaboratively with the CEO to ensure the smooth operation of the service. This position will be offered on a fixed term six months full-time basis. The role is based in the Pilbara, subject to the successful candidate s needs location can be mutually agreed by both parties. This role would involve travel through various regions of the Pilbara. An above SACS award salary package will be offered plus benefits including partially subsidised housing, vehicle, 5 weeks annual leave pro-rata and wellness allowance.For further information, please forward your CV to ceo link removed . Report this job advert

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