Part-time Legal Assistance Needed (FLEXIBLE HOURS)
Immigrant Hope - Wyoming/Idaho is seeking a detail oriented person to assist in the preparation of immigration applications for clients. The successful candidate will be provided with on-the-job training. Duties include client interaction, drafting communication, and filing documents. Immigrant Hope is a local nonprofit that provides low to no-cost legal assistance to immigrants seeking to obtain an immigration benefit such as DACA, permanent residency, citizenship, etc.
Learn more about Immigrant Hope at: https://www.immigranthopewyomingidaho.org
Hours per week: 20-25, flexible schedule
Location: The job requires working in Jackson, WY at least once per week with occasional work in Driggs, Idaho. Some paperwork can be done remotely.
Pay: $17-22/hr DOE. Benefits include paid time off and sick leave.
Ideal Candidate would also have:
Immigrant Hope is able to provide immigration legal assistance through the Department of Justice’s Accreditation and Recognition Program. An Accredited Representative represents immigrants and provides immigration-related legal services to low-income or indigent individuals on behalf of a recognized nonprofit organization.
The Legal Assistant will assist the current local US Department of Justice accredited representative and be willing to work towards US DOJ accreditation. In order to become accredited, individuals must complete an online overview of immigration law, pass an open-book test, and add 100 hours or more of experience in immigration legal work, all paid for by Immigrant Hope.
Learn more at : https://cliniclegal.org/training/e-learning-courses/COIL062921
See the full job posting at https://www.immigranthopewyomingidaho.org/now-hiring
How to Apply
Email cover letter and resume to Lura Matthews at: email@example.com