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Elkins Attorney

 

Immediate opening for a skilled, motivated Attorney with Legal Aid of West Virginia’s Elkins office.  Great work environment, with excellent benefits (4+ weeks’ vacation/holidays, PEIA medical coverage).  This is a great opportunity to do important, rewarding work benefitting the community.  Send cover letter, resume and salary requirements via fax (304-342-3011) or email to jobs@lawv.net by Wednesday, January 17, 2018.  EOE Qualified women, minorities and people with disabilities are encouraged to apply.

 

 

 

Huntington Supervising Attorney

 

Legal Aid of West Virginia is seeking an energetic, skilled and committed leader for its Huntington Office.  Applicant must be a West Virginia licensed attorney with minimum three years of practice/management experience. Looking for a talented lawyer with strong supervisory and management skills.  Great benefits (4+ weeks’ vacation/holidays, PEIA medical and professional development).   This is a wonderful opportunity to make a difference in your community by helping some of WV’s most vulnerable citizens.  Send cover letter, resume and salary requirements to jobs@lawv.net or fax to 304-342-3011 by Wednesday, January 17, 2018. EOE Qualified women, minorities and people w/disabilities are encouraged to apply.

 

 

Paralegal

 

Immediate opening for a Paralegal with Legal Aid of West Virginia’s Charleston office.  Work performed includes receiving referrals for services, performing intakes, conducting initial interviews of all potential clients and processing the intake information to ensure optimal services are given to clients qualifying for services.  The Paralegal will also have day-to-day responsibilities, work with office teams and supervisors to develop and implement improved intake systems, and prepare letters and legal documents.

 

Highly rewarding work with excellent benefits (4+ weeks’ vacation/holidays, PEIA medical coverage).  This is a great opportunity to do important work benefitting the community.  Send cover, resume and salary requirements via fax (304-342-3011) or email to jobs@lawv.net by Wednesday, January 17, 2018.  EOE Qualified women, minorities and people with disabilities are encouraged to apply. Legal Aid of West Virginia is a non-profit law firm providing legal assistance to low-income individuals.

 

 

 

Development & Communications Specialist

 

Are you an excellent communicator with social media savvy?  Legal Aid of West Virginia seeks a Development & Communications Specialist to educate and engage the public in supporting equal justice for all West Virginians.  The successful candidate will have demonstrated communications skills, social media, email marketing expertise, experience working with donor management software (eTapestry, Raiser’s Edge, or similar), and basic graphic design skills.   BS/BA required, with a minimum of two years experience in fundraising, public relations, or related field.  Energy, humor, and a passion for social justice are ideal.  Professional opportunity with tremendous potential for learning and growth.  Position based in Charleston.  Legal Aid offers generous benefits package and salary commensurate with experience.  You can find a more extensive job description at www.lawv.netSend cover letter, resume, brief writing sample and salary requirements to jobs@lawv.net or fax to 304-342-3011 by Wednesday, January 17, 2018. EOE Qualified women, minorities and people w/disabilities are encouraged to apply.

 

 

Facility Advocate

 

Immediate opening for a Legal Aid of West Virginia Facility Advocate housed at William H. Sharpe Hospital.  Must have 4 year degree or significant experience working with clients with mental or behavioral health challenges in an advocacy capacity.  Highly rewarding work with excellent benefits (4+ weeks’ vacation/holidays, PEIA medical coverage).  Send cover letter, resume and salary requirements via fax (304-342-3011) or email to jobs@lawv.net by Wednesday, January 24, 2018.  EOE Qualified women, minorities and people with disabilities are encouraged to apply.