The Alliance for Children’s Rights is seeking a dedicated Education Program Attorney to provide special education and/or early intervention advocacy for children. The attorney will assist foster children and education rights holders to secure early intervention and special education services through regional centers and school districts. The Alliance is a nonprofit legal services organization devoted to protecting the rights of abused and impoverished children in Los Angeles County. Established in 1992, the organization is well-known and well-respected and has served nearly 150,000 children. The Education Program Attorney position is a wonderful opportunity for a well-qualified candidate to secure the benefits and services that these children need to succeed in school and in life.
The applicant must have the ability to work independently and handle multiple tasks simultaneously in a fast-paced environment. Salary is commensurate with experience. Benefits include health, dental, and life insurance plans, as well as vacation and sick leave policies
The position will be open until it is filled. However, cover letters and resumes will be reviewed upon receipt and well-qualified applicants will be invited to interview right away. Please send your cover letter and resume (no calls, please) via email to Jill Rowland.
The Alliance believes that all persons are entitled to equal employment opportunity and does not discriminate because of race, religion, sex, gender, pregnancy, national origin, ancestry, age, marital status, sexual orientation, disability, or medical condition. For more information on the organization, please visit our website at kids-alliance.org.
Job Type: Full-time