Staff Vacancies

The Illawarra Legal Centre (ILC) is an independent community legal centre funded by Government to provide a comprehensive range of free legal services to residents of the Illawarra who experience social and economic disadvantage. The Centre has a strong human rights and social justice focus.

Current Opportunities: 

Tenants Advocate 

Part time – 28 hours per week (Fixed term contract to June 30 2023) 

The Tenant Advocate works in a team of advocates to provide advice and casework services in targeted areas, as well as providing Community Legal Education and participating in policy and law reform activities.

Applications close 20th May 2022.

Click here for the Job Package.

Volunteering Vacancies

Current Opportunities: 

Management Committee Member

The Illawarra Legal Centre is run by a volunteer management committee.  If you are interested in being part of the management committee please contact the Centre Coordinator on 4279 1939.

Volunteer Solicitor

Once a week, volunteer solicitors staff an evening advice session.  At present solicitors are rostered on approximately 3 to 4 times a year.  If you are interested in being part of the volunteer team, please contact the Principal Solicitor on 4276 1939.

Expression of Interest

From time to time we have other volunteers undertaking projects or activities.   

The work given to volunteers will offer the volunteer personal satisfaction, potential development of skills, active promotion of a cause and/or recognition of volunteer effort.

Students are encouraged to apply.

If you are interested in volunteering, please call us on 4276 1939. We will provide you with the appropriate email to send in a resume. Attached to the resume, please outline the extent of the volunteering or work experience you are seeking.

Volunteers will not replace paid staff members and the Centre acknowledges its obligation to seek funding to pay for work which is normally undertaken by paid staff.