Immigrant Family Legal Clinic Fellow

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Job Summary Requisition Number: 30112 Job Title: ADMINISTRATIVE ANALYST, SENIOR Working Title: Immigrant Family Legal Clinic Fellow Salary: $4,842 - $9,591 monthly Job Type: Contract Department Name: 0250-LAW Department Website URL: Job Summary Statement: The UCLA Immigrant Family Legal Clinic is a unique partnership between the UCLA School of Law and the Los Angeles Unified School District. Located on the campus of the Robert F. Kennedy Community Schools in the heart of Koreatown, the clinic serves students at the six public schools on the campus, as well as their family members. The Immigrant Family Legal Clinic provides individual representation in cases involving immigration relief and workers' rights. The Immigrant Family Legal Clinic also offers legal consultations involving a wider range of legal topics, which we then seek to refer to partner organizations. In addition, the Immigrant Family Legal Clinic organizes programming and enrichment opportunities related to social justice and legal rights for teachers, students, and families in the RFK community. The Clinic collaborates with non-profit organizations and legal service providers in Koreatown on efforts to empower and serve the broader community, and in time, plan to develop a policy component to the clinic's docket. Under the general direction of the Directors of the UCLA School of Law Immigrant Family Legal Clinic, the Fellow will provide direct representation and assist with the overall management of the clinic's docket and legal consultation services. Percentage of Time: 100 Shift Start: 8:00 am Shift End: 5:00 pm function checkForSelectedStatus(){ return true;} Qualifications for Position 16 Records Qualifications Required/Preferred Juris Doctorate degree required. Required Admission to bar in California. Required Minimum of two years legal practice experience. Required Demonstrated ability to speak Spanish fluently. Required Demonstrated experience with or substantive knowledge of immigration law and policy. Required Demonstration experience and interest in working with low-wage workers, immigrants, refugees, victims of trauma, and/or incarcerated populations. Preferred Familiarity with workers' rights. Required Demonstrated skill in working independently, organizing workflow, establishing productive work environment, and following through on assignments with minimal direct supervision. Ability to prioritize numerous tasks and complete them under time constraints. Required Demonstrated ability to autonomously manage a fluctuating caseload. Required Advanced and detailed knowledge of Windows based applications such as Microsoft Word, Excel, PowerPoint, electronic mail systems, and the Internet and other search-engine based research. Sufficient advanced knowledge of the most current version of MS Office. Required Ability to commute to Koreatown and UCLA. Required Demonstrated ability to organize and present complex information effectively to a range of audiences. Required Interpersonal skills to communicate and interact effectively, negotiate, exchange ideas, information, and opinions with others to arrive jointly at decisions, conclusions or solutions. Required Demonstrated ability to present research findings in written, verbal or electronic formats to be understood by various audiences. Required Ability to handle confidential material with discretion. Required Ability to travel and work occasional after hours or evenings and weekends, as needed, to fulfill job responsibilities. Required Additional Posting Information Bargaining Unit: 99-Policy Covered Application Deadline: 05-21-2019 External Posting Date: Quicklink To Posting: Special Instructions: This position is a one year starting contract appointment with possibility of extension. Contact information: Number of Positions: function checkForSelectedStatus(){ return true;} Special EmploymentDesignations/Requirements Per UC Policy Conflict of Interest: N/A Critical: Continued employment contingent upon completion of satisfactory background investigation. Driving Record: N/A E-Verify Check:

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Posted: 4/20/2019
Application Due: 5/13/2019
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