The Human Rights Legal Support Centre is seeking applications for an upcoming opening for a Human Rights Representative (HRR) – Indigenous designated position. The successful candidate will have human rights expertise, experience with drafting and filing HRTO applications, may be required to conduct client interviews at the mediation stage and provide legal representation at mediation. The person filling this position will be part of a special staff team providing legal services to Indigenous members of the public who have experienced discrimination. Knowledge and familiarity with legal issues facing Indigenous people in Ontario, including discrimination, will be an asset. This position is a 12 month temporary position and is part of the OPSEU Bargaining Unit. This position will be located in Toronto or in the London area. The annual salary starts at $52,000.
Full Job Description: http://www.hrlsc.on.ca/en/about-us/careers
The Human Rights Legal Support Centre is committed to equity and diversity and welcomes applications from people who are reflective of diverse communities. Accommodation will be provided in accordance with Ontario’s Human Rights Code. Accessible formats of this posting are available upon request.
How to apply
1. Be submitted as one attachment, and addressed to the attention of Human Resources
2. Include a resume and a covering letter
3. Be submitted by e-mail to: firstname.lastname@example.org with the following subject line: Human Rights Representative (Indigenous) – March 2017
Application Deadline: March 17, 2017 @ 5:00 p.m.
We thank you for your interest in this opportunity. Only those applicants selected for an interview will be contacted. No phone calls, please.