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Deputy Director | Queens Legal Services

Queens Legal Services (QLS) seeks a Deputy Director to join the dynamic leadership team of a community-based legal advocacy center with over 90 advocates and a $12.5 million annual budget. The Deputy Director will work closely with the QLS Project Director and Associate Director and assist the Project Director in all aspects of the management of the program.

 

Expected leadership role includes:

·      Building litigation capacity

·      Developing and carrying out advocacy and administrative projects

·      Supervising and supporting staff as needed

·      Assisting with the flow of everyday problems


 Qualifications include:

·      A lawyer with at least ten years of experience in legal services or a similar setting

·      Depth and breadth of experience in developing and managing individual and systemic advocacy, including the supervision of lawyers at all levels of experience

·      Demonstrated excellence in planning, implementing, and evaluating office-wide management initiatives

·      A demonstrated passion for social justice and extensive experience working with low-income communities and communities of color to advance equity;

·      Excellent interpersonal skills

·      Collaborative, inclusive, and respectful style of leadership

·      Ability to build consensus

·      Belief in and ability to foster a diverse workplace

·      Familiarity with Queens communities and the communities QLS serves; and

·      Advocacy experience in areas relevant to QLS practices, including tenant and homeowner rights, family law, immigration, public benefits, LGBT/HIV advocacy, education, disability and/or race, gender, civil rights, and economic justice.

 

 Please note, to safeguard the health and well-being of our employees and clients, LSNYC requires

 all employees are to be fully vaccinated for COVID-19 unless a medical or religious exemption is

 approved.

 

About QLS. QLS seeks equal justice for all low-income residents of Queens through a range of legal advocacy, education, and community partnerships. QLS is an equal opportunity employer and an organization committed to race, gender, and economic justice in our work and within our workplace. Our staff are members of the LSSA/NOLSW UAW Local 2320. We welcome and encourage applications from candidates of color, women, people with disabilities, gay, lesbian, bisexual, and transgender people. Interested individuals should email a cover letter, resume, and writing sample to Michelle Burrell with the Subject Line: Deputy Director at mburrell@lsnyc.org.


Salary Range: $122,000 - $183,000                                                                   

 Job#42_2022; Posted 4.2022

Deputy Director | Queens Legal Services

Queens Legal Services (QLS) seeks a Deputy Director to join the dynamic leadership team of a community-based legal advocacy center with over 90 advocates and a $12.5 million annual budget. The Deputy…

Detalles a Simple Vista

  • Flexibilidad
    A Tiempo Completo
  • Fecha de inicio
    18 de mayo de 2022
  • Educación
    Judicatura
  • Nivel de Experiencia
    Ejecutivo
Salario
USD $122.000 - USD $183.000
/ año

Ubicación

Presencial
New York, NY, USA

Cómo aplicar

Interested individuals should email a cover letter, resume, and writing sample to Michelle Burrell with the Subject Line: Deputy Director at mburrell@lsnyc.org

Interested individuals should email a cover letter, resume, and writing sample to Michelle Burrell with the Subject Line: Deputy Director at mburrell@lsnyc.org

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