Legal Aid WA offers rewarding career opportunities for people with a passion for social justice and improving the lives of disadvantaged West Australians.

Working for Legal Aid WA can make a real difference to the lives of people in our community. You will be part of a diverse, supportive and vibrant work environment that offers excellent opportunities for professional development and growth.



Our employment opportunities are for dynamic individuals who thrive in a challenging work environment. We are committed to being an equal opportunity employer.

We offer attractive salary packages and employment conditions to recognise and reward the contribution of our lawyers, paralegals and administrative staff.

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people with suitable skills and experience are encouraged to apply for our advertised job opportunities. Legal Aid WA also participates in employment and work experience programs for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people who are studying law or are under 25 years old.

People with good communication and interpersonal skills may be interested in working on our Infoline. Our Information Officers come from a variety of legal and non-legal backgrounds, and deal with challenging clients in a respectful and effective manner.

Our Graduate Program is currently on hold until further notice. Any opportunities for admitted lawyers to join Legal Aid WA in entry level positions will be advertised on the WA Government Jobs Board website.


Reviewed: 20 April 2018


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