Put your legal skills and experience to work, helping New Zealanders to be safe, strong and independent
We are looking for an enthusiastic, experienced senior lawyer with high levels of integrity and professionalism to join our supportive and collegial team, in providing quality legal services for the Ministry of Social Development.
Experience in social security law is preferrable, and strong coaching and mentoring skills are essential. We are looking for a senior lawyer who would enjoy helping our internal clients to make great decisions while supporting the growth and development of their colleagues.
All our lawyers also have the opportunity to assist across the areas undertaken by the broader legal team.
You’ll join an inclusive and fun environment where we celebrate achievements and prioritise development. Our team values diversity and we welcome flexible working.
If this sounds like it might be for you, we’d love to hear from you. If you’d like to have a confidential chat with our management team to find out more about the role or the team, please contact :
Lauren Smith, Team Manager Advisory, Public. Lauren can be contacted on 029 281 8379 or by email at apply, write a cover letter addressing the technical elements of the role, as well as Our ideal senior lawyer’ of no more than 2 pages, together with your CV.