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: 

Centre Coordinator

Full Time 35 Hours OR Part Time 28 Hours (subject to negotiation)

Illawarra Legal Centre is an independent community legal centre, funded by Federal and State Governments 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.

We are seeking a Coordinator to manage the planning, development and implementation of Centre projects, activities, services and campaigns, and to ensure smooth day to day operations. The position offers the opportunity to work with a committed, multi disciplinary team on a diverse range of social justice and legal issues.

Wage range SCHADS Award Level 8 depending on skills and experience. We offer fringe benefit packaging, with options to salary sacrifice.

You can download the information package here.

For general enquiries – contact the Coordinator, Truda Gray on 0412 045 169.

Only applications addressing the selection criteria will be considered.

Applications close 5pm Monday 22nd February 2021.

Send Applications to: reception@illawarralegalcentre.org.au

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 Truda Gray 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 Phillip Dicalfas 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.