Paralegal - Volunteer Legal Services Project

Job Summary:

  • Provides support to staff attorney for programs serving persons living with HIV/AIDS, LGBTQ persons, older adults, and disabled individuals.
  • Provides online, telephone, and in person intake coverage to gather client and case information.
  • Provide backup support to other staff paralegals in office and at our Help Centers.
  • Requires excellent attention to detail including the ability to record information accurately, produce reports, and evaluate information to determine compliance for agency programs and funders.
  • Participation in community outreach events including preparation of program promotional materials.
  • Ability to work in a community setting when legal services are provided outside of the office.

Qualifications and Skills:

Education/Experience/Abilities:

  • College education preferred.
  • Experience working with low income and historically marginalized communities is desired.
  • Must have professional demeanor, ability to work independently with little or no supervision, and excellent attention to detail and accuracy.
  • Excellent written and oral communication skills.
  • Previous database management experience helpful.
  • Ability to document information accurately, prepare database reports, and evaluate information to determine compliance with program standards.
  • Ability to work under pressure and provide a high level of client care.
  • Excellent administrative and organizational skills.
  • Ability to maintain confidentiality of records and information.
  • Must be able to adapt to changing priorities, job assignments, and working conditions.

 

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  • Email a cover letter, resume and business references

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