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The Law Society of Ontario exists to govern Ontario’s
legal profession in the public interest.
Counsel & Team Manager,
As Counsel & Team Manager, Practice Supports, you will oversee the
development of resources, programs and services to support ongoing quality
improvement of paralegal and lawyer licensees. This includes managing the
day-to-day operation of the Coach and Advisor Network (CAN) and Program
Accreditation (ACC) and the development of related and other practice
supports and resources. Working with a team, you will act as an resource to
the professions regarding coaching, advising, mentorship, professionalism,
practice management, practice resources and practice supports provided by the
organization to all licensees.
You possess an LL.B. and licensee status of good standing with the Law Society
of Ontario, coupled with relevant knowledge of competence, professionalism,
practice management and accreditation issues related to the provision of legal
services in Ontario. A certificate and/or coursework in Adult Education is
required, and coaching experience is considered an asset. You have at least 7
years’ working experience in a legal environment, leading professional staff. You
can manage a project from start to completion with minimal direction, possess
strong analytic skills and sound judgment, demonstrate stellar written and oral
communication skills, and want to use your legal skills to contribute to the legal
professions in Ontario.
We offer a collegial work environment with competitive salary and benefits.
For further information, or to apply for this position, please visit the
Current Opportunities page of the Law Society’s website at www.lso.ca.
Please apply in confidence by January 23, 2019. Please submit a cover
letter with your application. If you are unable to apply via this process
due to the requirement for an accommodation of any kind, please contact
us at firstname.lastname@example.org.
The Law Society is an equal opportunity employer striving to reflect the
population of Ontario. We welcome applications from persons representing
the diversity of our profession and community. We appreciate all interest and
will directly contact candidates under consideration.
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