A free service for victims and
people at risk of domestic and
family violence.



P1 / P2
 ($74,085 - $98,369)


The Domestic Violence Legal Service (DVLS) is seeking an experienced and dedicated solicitor with initiative to join its team. The position will involve the delivery of advice and assistance to victims and survivors of domestic violence in the Darwin and Greater Darwin area and regular court appearance work.

DVLS is a specialised stand alone service committed to delivering high quality legal advice and representation to victims of domestic violence including a dedicated worker providing non-legal services to advance the safety and wellbeing of women and children.  The service also undertakes law reform and policy, prevention and early intervention activities, such as the development and delivery of community legal education.

If you are looking to make a positive contribution to those whose lives are affected by domestic violence, then we would like to hear from you.  The position will offer on-going training and supervision.  

A contract will be negotiated based on the qualifications and experience of the successful applicant.  Employees of DVLS have similar working conditions to that of the Northern Territory Public Service.

A duty statement and selection criteria can be obtained from here

To be considered for this position, applicants must address the selection criteria. Applications addressing the selection criteria should be submitted by email to the HR Manager at humanresources@legalaid.nt.gov.au by 10am Monday, 23 September 2019.

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