Legal Aid Lawyer - Northern Area Office - Legal Aid Saskatchewan
Legal Aid Saskatchewan is seeking a permanent lawyer for its Northern Area Office [located in La Ronge] to practise in the areas of adult/youth criminal and family law. This position involves travel in small aircraft to northern communities. Legal Aid Saskatchewan provides accessible and professional legal services in criminal and family law to eligible people.
Applicants should be Lawyers entitled to practice in Saskatchewan with experience in litigation in Provincial and Superior Courts. Placement within the salary range [$77,420 to $139,708] is commensurate with experience. The incumbents are entitled to a comprehensive benefits package that includes 3 weeks annual vacation, 15 EDO’s and 13 Statutory Holidays per full fiscal year. There is a $200 per month northern allowance, as well. The position is within the Union.
This is an opportunity for people who see the practice of law as more than just a job. This is an opportunity to help people who really need it, every day, and to hone your legal skills while doing so.
We encourage applications from people of Aboriginal ancestry, persons of a visible minority group, persons with disabilities and women seeking management and non-traditional roles. Legal Aid Saskatchewan has an employment equity program approved by the Saskatchewan Human Rights Commission.
Please forward resume with references prior to September 25, 2017 to:
NOTE: In-service candidates will be considered prior to applications from the general public. We thank all applicants, however only candidates to be interviewed will be contacted.