Volunteer Law Students for Client Services

Caxton is currently inviting applications for volunteer law students to work with Client Services. The role includes answering phone calls, booking appropriate appointments for and providing relevant referrals to people who contact the centre for legal advice. Student volunteers will also be responsible for providing general administrative support as required.

Volunteers are expected to be enrolled in a Bachelor of Laws program at a recognised Australian university or college, having completed at least four semesters of study, and are expected to be highly motivated and resourceful, and have the ability to work as part of a multidisciplinary team.

Volunteers will be expected to commit to a four-hour shift once a week for 12 months from 9 am to 1 pm or from 1 pm to 5 pm.

For more information and selection criteria please refer to the position description.

To apply, please send your resume and a one-page cover letter addressing the selection criteria and explaining why you are interested in this role to karen@caxton.org.au by COB Thursday 11 March 2021.

When submitting your application via email, please use the subject line: [your surname], [your first name]: Client Services 0221.

 

Further opportunities for law student involvement are available through Caxton’s partner universities. Visit our Student Legal Clinics page for more information.