Temporary Legal Counsel - Human Rights Legal Support Centre (HRLSC) / Centre d'assistance juridique en matière de droits de la personne de l'Ontario (CAJDP)

Oct 03, 2020
Various Locations, Ontario

The Human Rights Legal Support Centre (HRLSC) provides a broad range of free legal assistance to individuals throughout Ontario who have experienced discrimination contrary to Ontario’s Human Rights Code. The Centre is seeking applications for a Legal Counsel to provide legal services and representation to HRLSC clients at mediations and hearings before the Human Rights Tribunal of Ontario (HRTO). Qualifications include human rights expertise and the ability to litigate before administrative tribunals. Some travel will be required.  

This is a full-time, one-year contract position with the possibility of extension, to be located in Southwest Ontario. Salary for this position is $74,400+.

The full job description can be found on the careers tab of our website: https://www.hrlsc.on.ca/en/about-us/careers/legal-counsel

How to apply

Applications must:

  1. Be submitted as one attachment
  2. Include a resume and a covering letter, addressed to the attention of Human Resources
  3. Be submitted by e-mail to: jobapplication@hrlsc.on.ca
  4. Have the subject line: Legal Counsel – August 2020

The Human Rights Legal Support Centre is committed to equity and diversity and encourages applications from people who are reflective of Indigenous and diverse communities.  Accommodation will be provided in accordance with Ontario’s Human Rights Code.  Accessible formats of this posting are available upon request.

Application Deadline: August 19, 2020 @ 9:00 a.m.

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