Working at CALC

If you are interested in working at our clinic, please check this page regularly. We are an equal opportunity employer striving to reflect the population of Ontario.  Please note that we usually post opportunities on Legal Aid Ontario’s website, Canadian law schools, community colleges with paralegal programs, CareerEdge and Indeed (via CareerEdge) as well as our CALC Twitter and Facebook pages.

We also offer placement and volunteer opportunities.

Current employment opportunities

Legal Assistant

We are seeking a highly-motivated and capable person who cares about helping people to join our team.

You will have most of the following:

  • Demonstrated capacity to work effectively with vulnerable people
  • Strong problem-solving ability
  • Proven high level of digital and computer literacy
  • Experience working in a legal or other setting with people living on a low income
  • Proven ability to provide administrative support to legal workers

Educational Qualifications:

  • College diploma or university degree
  • Law clerk, legal assistant or other relevant discipline

This is a one-year contract position starting September 9, 2020, with the possibility of extension. Salary is commensurate with experience.

To apply, please email your resume and covering letter by August 28, 2020 explaining why you are interested in joining CALC. Please also supply the names of three professional references.  Send your application to Lynda Morgan at Only those being offered an interview will be contacted.

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