ALSC has an opening for a full-time (35 hours per week) position in the Anchorage office to serve as staff support to ALSC’s Native Law team which provides representation to tribes in state child welfare proceedings and enforcing the Indian Child Welfare Act. This position will include electronic and paper file maintenance, management of discovery documents, assistance with preparing for litigation, mail handling, preparation of legal documents and other correspondence, and other general office and case management support.
High school diploma or GED required. Computer proficiency required (Windows operating system, Microsoft Office, Internet, e-mail and data entry). Ability to comply with strict policies regarding confidentiality required. Cross-cultural experience highly desired. The ideal candidate will be proficient in written and verbal communication, have a willingness to learn new skills, be highly organized, and enjoy a fast-paced environment.
Applications: ALSC is proud to be an equal opportunity employer. We are committed to building a culturally diverse workplace and strongly encourage women, persons of color, LGBTQ individuals, veterans, persons with disabilities, and persons from other underrepresented groups to apply. Review of applications will begin immediately and continue until the position is filled.
Applicants are encouraged to apply as early as possible. Hourly wage $15.20 to $20.95 DOE.
Paid leave and benefits package available. To apply, submit cover letter, resume, and list of three professional references to: Pearl Pickett, Supervising Attorney, firstname.lastname@example.org.
About Alaska Legal Services Corporation (ALSC): ALSC is a private, nonprofit law firm with a mission is to provide high quality civil legal services to low income and disadvantaged people and communities to protect their safety, their health and promote family stability. Through advocacy, education, collaboration and litigation we empower individuals, protect fundamental rights, strengthen communities, create opportunities and achieve justice.