An opportunity to make a difference
Lawyer, Human Rights and Civil Law (consumer law focused position)
Caxton Legal Centre represents the interests of people who are disadvantaged or low-income earners when they come into contact with the Law. Caxton is seeking a full-time lawyer to work in our Human Rights and Civil Law Practice. The successful applicant will be responsible for providing legal advice and casework to clients across a range of areas of civil law with a focus on consumer credit. The successful applicant may also be required to engage in supervision of evening advice sessions, undertake community legal education and law reform activities and work with pro bono partner firms and barristers.
Bail Service Social Worker
Caxton Legal Centre represents the interests of people who are disadvantaged or low-income earners when they come into contact with the Law. Caxton is seeking a Bail Service Social Worker, to work in a program to assist prisoners on remand to seek bail. The successful applicant will engage with bail applicants on remand who need a range of psychosocial supports in place to enhance a successful transition back to community from custody and support clients who have been released to comply with bail conditions.