Bilingual Paralegal / Community Outreach Coordinator


Job Type

Full Time

Salary

Minimum: $27,000.00
Maximum: $30,000.00

Published:

05/14/2018

Application Deadline:

06/30/2018

Address

4501 Ford Ave
Suite 301
Alexandria
VA
22302
United States

Description

Mil Mujeres, a non-profit legal services organization dedicated to providing comprehensive immigration legal services to Spanish-speaking survivors of domestic violence and sexual assault, is searching for a Paralegal / Community Outreach Coordinator to assist in our Immigrant Rights Campaign.


  • We will consider recent graduates.
  • Candidates should possess strong written and oral communications skills, including public speaking, as well as strong research abilities.
  • Spanish fluency required.


Activities: Under the supervision of our staff, interns assist our team by giving "Know Your Rights" presentations and conducting brief client intakes, communicating with our clients about their legal case; presenting cases to our legal team for review; drafting and preparing legal documents under the supervision of our attorneys and accredited representatives, taking declarations and assisting the team with legal research. The position requires strong bilingual communication, legal research and writing skills.


  • Giving "Know Your Rights" presentations and conducting brief client intakes.
  • Interviewing and assisting victims under attorney supervision, and drafting written work products.
  • Mastering substantive areas of immigration law as it applies to helping domestic and sexual assault survivors.
  • Enthusiastically working with immigrant populations.

Level of Language Proficiency

Spanish Required

Professional Level

Entry level

Minimum Education Required

No requirement

How To Apply

executiveteam@milmujeres.org

http://www.milmujeres.org

Please email your resume and cover letter identifying "DC Paralegal - Community Outreach Coordinator" in the subject line of your email. Only candidates with Spanish fluency will be considered. No phone call, please.


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