The North Carolina Justice Center is a progressive research and advocacy organization dedicated to expanding opportunity and protecting the rights of low-income individuals in North Carolina. For over 20 years, the Justice Center has been on the front lines in the courts, at the legislature, in the media, and in communities advocating for positive changes for poor and working North Carolinians. The Justice Center has played a primary role in most of the state’s major policy debates and successfully litigated hundreds of individual cases and class actions.
The North Carolina Justice Center seeks a bilingual temporary paralegal for a 3-6 month position with our Workers’ Rights Project and Immigrant and Refugee Rights Project assisting with litigation and advocacy related to wage and hour issues, landlord/tenant, and consumer rights. Excellent Spanish skills are required. Duties may include answering our intake telephone line, interviewing clients in Spanish and English, creating spreadsheets and entering data, filing documents in court, research, client correspondence, and providing clerical and administrative support to staff attorneys.
The position is expected to be remote until at least October 15th, and possibly beyond. The ideal candidate will work 25-30 hours per week with one evening per week. Starting salary $17-$22.50 per hour DOE, plus medical, dental, and vision insurance.
The Justice Center is an equal opportunity employer. People of color and individuals from diverse backgrounds are encouraged to apply for available positions. NCJC does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, ethnic background, citizenship status, religion, gender, gender identity, sexual orientation, age, or disability.
The North Carolina Justice Center is a progressive research and advocacy organization dedicated to expanding opportunity and protecting the rights of low-income individuals in North Carolina. For over 20 years, the Justice Center has…