Board member

Organisation : Youthlaw

Location : Melbourne

Time required : Ongoing for a maximum of three 2-year terms

Duration of project : N/A

Skill Area : Fundraising, Marketing, Media & Communications

Sector : Law, Justice & Human Rights

Posted on : 17 Sep, 2018

About the Role

Website: http://youthlaw.asn.au/

Youthlaw is Victoria’s state-wide free community legal centre for young people under 25 years of age.

Youthlaw works to address the legal issues facing young people through legal services, advocacy, law reform and preventative education programs, within a human rights and social justice framework.

Services and programs include :

  • Legal advice by phone & email
  • Drop in clinic
  • Outreach services via frontline youth services including 5 Headspace centres and 5 youth centres.
  • Policy & Advocacy Program
  • Family Violence Program including support at Frontyard & duty lawyer service at Melbourne’s Children’s Court
  • Fines clinic staffed by trained later year law students & supervised by a lawyer
  • RMIT student service – online , appointments and by Skype to other campuses
  • Legal Training partnership with the Youth Affairs Council of Victoria
  • Legal Education program
  • Volunteer program

We are looking for an energetic board member with proven capabilities in marketing and communications.

About the Organisation

Organisation Name : Youthlaw
Not for Profit : Yes

Apply for this Position

For details concerning this role , please contact

Daniel Fawcett

Phone : 0404254760

Email : board@youthlaw.asn.au

Please quote in application: Board member via Pro Bono Australia.


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