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TAS Managing Solicitor/Team Leader, Darwin

Darwin Community Legal Service (DCLS) is a community-based organisation committed to legal and social justice and the protection of human rights in the Northern Territory.

The Tenants Advice Service (TAS) provides independent, impartial advice and advocacy assistance to public and private tenants throughout the Northern Territory. The TAS Solicitor/Team Leader is responsible for overseeing advice and casework to tenants, advocating on behalf of tenants, providing community legal education about tenants’ rights and developing a program of law reform. They will also provide coordination, leadership and staff management of a small team.

This is a six month contract position of 37.5 hours per week with the option to extend depending on funding. The position is classified as NT SCHCADS (DCLS) Award Grade 7. DCLS pays above award wages and salary packaging is available.

A job description and selection criteria are available by email to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or phone 08 8982 1111.

Applications must address the selection criteria and be received by COB Monday 30 April 2018.

Please click here to view the Selection Criteria.

Office Location

Level 3, 9 Cavenagh Street
Darwin NT 0800

Mailing Address

GPO Box 2388
Darwin NT 0801


Telephone: (08) 8981 5104
Fax: (08) 8941 1623
ABN: 62 208 314 893