Artists in the Black Paralegal

Posted on November 25, 2019 Closing date 13/12/2019

Arts Law’s Artists in the Black (AITB) program delivers targeted services to Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander artists and arts and cultural organisations nationally. The Artists in the Black service was established in 2004 to provide enhanced legal services to Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander artists, organisations and communities.

The Artists in the Black Paralegal will work within the Artists in the Black team, including the Coordinator, the FT Paralegal and the CEO, to assist in the delivery of Arts Law’s service to Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander arts communities. This role will provide support & assistance to Arts Law staff and volunteers and will be required to provide administrative support for the CEO, Solicitors and Artists in the Black Coordinator where required.

The position is permanent part time (3 days per week). Generally, a working day at Arts Law is 9am-5pm with a one-hour break for lunch. The salary range commences at $59,000 per annum (pro rata) depending upon qualifications and experience.  Leave loading and the Superannuation Contribution (SGC) is paid in addition to the salary. Salary packaging is available for full-time and part-time employees.

Job Description and Selection Criteria

Please include a resume/CV of no more than four pages, and details of three confidential referees (including at least two who have worked with you in a supervisory capacity).

Following the close of applications, the selection committee will consider applications and prepare a shortlist of candidates for interview. It is expected that at least one round of interviews will be undertaken.

Applications will only be accepted electronically. They can be sent to [email protected]

Applications close Friday 13 December 2019 at 5.00pm

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