Manager, Legal Studies Pathways (Temporary, Professional Expert)

Location
91737
Posted
Sep 29, 2017
Institution Type
Community College


Manager, Legal Studies Pathways (Temporary, Professional Expert)

Salary

$30.00 Hourly

Location
Rancho Cucamonga, CA

Job Type
Professional Expert

Department
Transfer Center

Job Number
17-18/00040

Closing
10/13/2017 11:59 PM Pacific

Position Description
Under supervision, serve as a liaison with the Transfer Center and the college's Pre-Law Studies Program to recruit, mentor and prepare underserved student populations for transfer and success in law school.

Responsibilities
• Provide support for students interested in a career in law including, but not limited to, mentoring, law school tours, mock trials, LSAT and State Bar exam support;
• Provide a pathway for Chaffey students to six California law schools and their undergraduate schools;
• Assist the Pre-Law COAF (Council on Access and Fairness) Scholars strengthen their abilities in areas that are associated with success in law school and the practice of law;
• Conduct and facilitate mock court teams and competitions, including scheduling and supervising competitions;
• Advise and provide a variety of general guidance to assist students who are interested in the legal profession in meeting their educational goals; present workshops; assist in student orientation; explain program policies and procedures;
• Conduct outreach for high school students interested in pursuing legal professions;
• Perform related duties as required.

Qualifications

• Any combination of training and experience equivalent to a law degree and a current license to practice law in California;
• Knowledge of the California State Bar's Council on Access and Fairness and its associated programs;
• Ability to communicate effectively verbally and in writing;
• Experience in Mock and Moot Court competition;
• Experience advising students regarding educational goals and plans;
• Knowledge of law school admissions processes;
• Clear evidence of sensitivity to and understanding of the diverse academic, socioeconomic, cultural, disability, gender identity, sexual orientation, and ethnic backgrounds of community college students.

Additional Information

SPECIAL CONDITIONS

Working hours: Varied

APPLICATION PROCESS
Chaffey College recently implemented an online electronic application system. Our new application can be accessed at https://www.governmentjobs.com/careers/chaffey. The application must be completely filled out in detail and clearly show that you meet the qualifications as set forth in the announcement, and you must upload the following documents:

Please do not include any additional documents; only the documents that are indicated below. If you upload documents that are not required, your application may be disqualified. Please do not submit letters of recommendation or documents that contain your photograph.

• Cover Letter
• Resume
• Copy of college level transcripts
(photocopies or computer printouts are acceptable. Copies of diplomas/degrees are NOT acceptable in lieu of transcripts.)
Copy of current license to practice law in California

CONDITIONS OF EMPLOYMENT

This is a part-time, 10-month, temporary professional expert position (August through May). Scheduled working hours: up to 20 hours a week. Must be able to work varied hours as assigned. A starting salary of $30 per hour.

To Apply, visit: https://www.governmentjobs.com/careers/chaffey/jobs/1838797/manager-legal-studies-pathways-temporary-professional-expert

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